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Assistant Supervisor, Mechanic

Bronx, NY, USA Req #556
Thursday, May 2, 2024

Program: Franklin | 1122 Franklin Avenue, Bronx, NY 10456 

What You’ll Do

At HELP USA, we take great pride in providing our residents with a clean and well-maintained living space that feels as much like home as possible. We can only do this with a great maintenance team. As Assistant Supervisor/Mechanic for one of our facilities, you’ll oversee the maintenance and repair function and ensure that the physical plant is well maintained.

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Supervising maintenance staff, assigning and coordinating their work and following up on their progress.

  • Identifying physical plant deficiencies and establishing and implementing corrective action plans for repair or replacement.

  • Training the Porters at your facility to meet our high quality standards.

  • Making repairs as needed.

  • Adhering to strict OSHA compliance.

  • Inventorying and dispensing materials and supplies.

You’re a great fit for this role if you have:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent OR equivalent experience and skills.
  • Supervisory experience in building trades or building maintenance.

  • Ability to use tools and equipment associated with building physical plants.

  • Basic understanding of and experience with electrical wiring, boiler mechanics, plumbing, and HVAC systems, with HVAC certification or license preferred.

  • Ability to interpret diagrams, shop drawings, blueprints, and schematics.

  • Problem solving skills.

  • Valid US driver’s license required.

  • Bilingual (English/Spanish) a plus.

  • Computer literacy with Microsoft applications a plus.


  • Health insurance through Cigna, including dental and visionwith an optionthat covers entire family with minimal employee contribution.
  • Generous Paid Time Off! 
  • 401k with Company contribution even if employee doesn'tcontribute.
  • And More! 

Who We Are 


At HELP USA, we work to ensure that everyone has a place to call home. We’re one of the nation’s largest nonprofit homeless services providers and low-income housing developers serving at-risk populations including families, individuals, veterans, survivors of domestic violence, people with physical and mental health challenges and disabilities, and seniors. With an annual operating budget approaching $150 million and 1400 employees working in nearly 60 programs, we have helped over 500,000 people facinghomelessness and poverty to build better lives. We hope that you will consider joining our team in the fight against homelessness. 


EOE. A Drug-Free Workplace. 

Other details

  • Job Family Maintenance
  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Hiring Rate $20.63
  • Required Education High School
Location on Google Maps
  • Bronx, NY, USA