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121 Hell Gate Cir, New York, NY 10035, USA Req #661
Friday, June 14, 2024

Program: Clarke Thomas | 121 Hellgate Circle, Wards Island, Manhattan, NY 10035 

What You’ll Do

As a Porter in one of HELP USA’s shelters for people experiencing homelessness, you’ll help provide our residents a clean and well-maintained living space that feels as much like home as possible during their stay with us. Your daily responsibilities will include cleaning (sleeping areas, bathrooms, offices, windows, floors, grounds, etc.), garbage and trash removal, painting, landscaping, snow removal, minor repairs, and other maintenance-related assignments.

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

  • Can lift 75 pounds.

  • Can operate small machinery, power tools, and hand tools. 

  • Have a High School Diploma or equivalent OR equivalent experience and skills.

It would be helpful (but not required) if you have:

  • Experience in maintenance.

  • Some basic knowledge of wiring, boilers, and plumbing.



  • 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
  • Required Education Equivalent Experience
Location on Google Maps
  • 121 Hell Gate Cir, New York, NY 10035, USA