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Columbia University Handy Person C in New York, New York

  • Requisition no: 510550

  • Work Type: Full Time

  • Location: Campus|Morningside

  • School/Department: null

  • Categories: Facilities/Maint/Trades/RealEs

  • Job Type: Support Staff - Union --

  • Bargaining Unit: Local 32 BJ

  • Regular/Temporary: Regular

  • End Date if Temporary:

  • Hours Per Week: 40

  • Salary Range: $28.11 per hour

Position Summary

SCHEDULE: Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday 8:00am-5:00pm; Friday and Saturday 10:00am-7:00pm

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.

Minimum Qualifications

  • High School diploma and/or the equivalent required.

  • Three years of related experience required.

  • Some heavy lifting may be required.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Some supervisory experience preferred.

Equal Opportunity Employer / Disability / Veteran

Columbia University is committed to the hiring of qualified local residents.