Job Opportunity : Facilities Caretaker/Coordinator Mountain View, NY

4-H Camp Overlook Facilities Caretaker/Coordinator

This position will serve as the 4-H Camp Overlook Facilities Caretaker/Coordinator for Cornell Cooperative Extension Association of Franklin County and under the general supervision of the Association Team Leader, the Facilities Coordinator has the primary responsibility for cleaning and maintaining the Association’s grounds and physical facilities at 4-H Camp Overlook, which is owned and operated by Cornell Cooperative Extension of Franklin and St. Lawrence Counties. This position will provide support to the Association Team Leader to ensure the safety of staff, volunteers, participants, and the public. It is the role of this position to follow daily, weekly and monthly cleaning and maintenance schedules for the grounds and physical facilities at 4-H Camp Overlook.

Will assist the Association Team Leader in ensuring OSHA/PESHA safety regulations are followed. The Facilities Coordinator is also responsible for assisting the Association Team Leader in maintaining facilities and the water system while camp is open in order to meet New York State Department of Health (DOH) requirements.

Will appreciate and embrace diversity in all interactions with clientele, staff, volunteers, and the public. Will meet with rental groups at camp to ensure they have adequate supplies and the appropriate building are unlocked. Will act as a liaison for the Association(s) if the renters need anything during their rental and will be on-call for maintenance issues for weekend renters.

Position Details

This position is a part-time non-exempt position - 57.14% FTE, 20 hours per week. Position hours will increase during the summer season. The hourly rate for this position is $15.00. This position, based on eligibility, offers a comprehensive benefit package, to include: health and dental insurance, retirement, vacation, sick and personal leave.

Required Qualifications:

  • Associate degree or Equivalent Education (High School Diploma/GED and one (1) year transferrable program/functional experience).
  • Experience relevant to the role of the position.
  • Ability to meet travel requirements associated with this position.
  • Ability to work flexible hours which may include evenings and/or weekends, as appropriate.
  • Ability to operate facility equipment, such as a lawn mower, snow blower, etc.
  • Ability to read and understand directions as printed on cleaning compounds and chemicals.
  • Ability to climb ladders and perform custodial/facilities work from heights above floor levels.
  • Ability to do heavy lifting, shovel snow, and move/transport supplies and equipment.
  • Ability to be on-call for emergency maintenance situations.

All applicants must apply online by close of day on January 16, 2020 to be considered for this position. All applicants must complete an application online, which includes: cover letter, resume and three (3) references.

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Dottie Dumas
Sr. Administrative Assistant

Last updated January 22, 2020