Maintenance Worker I Porter

Brooklyn, NY 11221, USA Req #3122
Thursday, April 11, 2024

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 I Porter


The Maintenance I Porter is responsible for cleaning and maintaining the building and grounds and minor repairs.


Stockholm Family Residence is a transitional family shelter residents learn essential skills that enable them to meet the challenges of everyday life. To learn more about the program, copy and paste this link into a browser


Location: 99-103 Stockholm St. Brooklyn, NY 11221


Minimum Qualifications:

High School diploma or GED preferred. Good communications skills.


Maintenance I Porter Principal Responsibilities:

  1. Clean all areas and dispose of garbage in accordance with the facility schedule.
  2. Provide general interior and exterior maintenance (examples: floor stripping, power washing, painting, lightbulb changing)
  3. Maintain the facility landscape and perimeter (examples: lawn mowing, shrub trimming, snow removal, debris removal)
  4. Assemble furniture and equipment and maintain in working condition
  5. Complete work orders in a timely manner.
  6. Accept and transport deliveries of supplies, furniture, and other program materials.
  7. Assist in inventory control.
  8. Be available and provide back-up in emergency situations.
  9. Perform other related duties as requested.


Employees receive an exceptional benefits package including

  • Medical
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Prescription coverage
  • Life insurance,
  • Retirement plan
  • Educational Reimbursement Program (includes tuition and license/certification)
  • Paid Time Off which is accrued monthly and roles over from year to year. In addition;
    • Paid Birthday Holiday

And much more…


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 $21.63
  • Max Hiring Rate $21.63
  • Required Education High School
Location on Google Maps
  • Brooklyn, NY 11221, USA