Reporting to the Building Superintendent, the Handyperson is responsible for minor building and grounds repairs and preventive maintenance for several medium-sized apartment buildings.
Performs minor carpentry, electrical, plumbing, painting, and plastering work.
Inspects building and equipment; performs preventive maintenance to ensure proper working conditions.
Removes snow and spreads salt as needed.
In absence of building superintendent, may assist with the supervision of building employees and arrange work schedules.
Performs related duties as assigned.
High School diploma and/or the equivalent required.
Three years of related experience required.
Some heavy lifting may be required.
Some supervisory experience preferred.
Equal Opportunity Employer / Disability / Veteran
Columbia University is committed to the hiring of qualified local residents.
Internal Number: 507140
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