Maintenance Worker II

Brooklyn, NY, USA ● East New York Ave SRO, 1381 East New York Ave, Brooklyn, New York, United States of America Req #1718
Monday, January 23, 2023

Volunteers of America-Greater New York (VOA-Greater New York) is an anti-poverty organization working to end homelessness in the New York area by 2050. We operate over 60 programs across New York City, Northern New Jersey and Westchester County including emergency, transitional and permanent housing. Our services extend to families experiencing homelessness, survivors of domestic violence, people living with HIV/AIDS, veterans, youth aging out of foster care, adults with behavioral health or substance use needs, and others in need, including a special education preschool program.

We are in search of new talent in the following position…

Position: Maintenance Worker II


The Maintenance Worker II is responsible for the cleaning and maintenance of the building and grounds including some minor repairs.  Assists in managing the preventative maintenance program. 


East New York Residence is a single room occupancy residence (SRO) that provides permanent, supportive housing to formerly homeless single adults, including veterans and those suffering from mental illness. To learn more about the program, copy and paste this link into a browser


Location: 1381 East New York Avenue • Brooklyn, NY 11212


Employees receive an exceptional benefits package including medical, dental, vision and prescription coverage, life insurance, a retirement plan, paid personal leave, and much more.


Minimum Qualifications:

High School diploma or GED with two years of maintenance experience.


Maintenance Worker Principal Responsibilities:

  1. Clean and repair facility in accordance with the schedule.
  2. Assist in preparing facility areas for appropriate program use.
  3. Complete work orders.
  4. Accept and transport deliveries of supplies, furniture, and other program materials.
  5. Assist in inventory control.
  6. Assist in routine site safety inspections and preventive maintenance, which may include heating, refrigeration, boilers, plumbing units, equipment, and fixtures.
  7. Perform other duties as required.

To learn more about VOA-Greater New York, copy and paste this link into a browser: 

VOA-Greater New York is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Vets/Disabled/Other Protected Categories.  Apply today! 

Other details

  • Job Family Real Estate - Property Management
  • Job Function Property Maintenance
  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Min Hiring Rate $16.32
  • Max Hiring Rate $16.32
  • Required Education High School
  • Job Start Date Monday, January 30, 2023
Location on Google Maps
  • Brooklyn, NY, USA
  • East New York Ave SRO, 1381 East New York Ave, Brooklyn, New York, United States of America