Breaking Ground Maintenance Supervisor in Brooklyn, New York
Edwin's Place, 7 Livonia Ave, Brooklyn, New York, United States of America
Monday, May 17, 2021
ABOUT US: - We believe that everyone deserves a home! Breaking Ground operates nearly 4,000 units of housing across New York City, along with housing in upstate New York and Connecticut. Supportive housing - affordable housing paired with services designed to help people maintain their homes for the long-term - is widely recognized as a proven and cost-effective solution to chronic homelessness.
But we didn't stop at providing housing. Breaking Ground's programs and services help people experiencing street homelessness - especially those who have been on the streets the longest - to come indoors. Through our Street to Home outreach program and transitional housing resources, we help people get, and stay, on the path to a permanent home.
The Property Management (PM) department is responsible for the day-to-day management of Breaking Ground’s permanent housing portfolio of over 20 buildings and is essential to operational planning for the agency's intended residential building growth. PM plays an integral role in Breaking Ground’s overall mission of ending homelessness by providing safe, clean, stable, supportive environments once people have been housed. The Maintenance Supervisor will assist in the development of a preventative maintenance plan, and will perform electrical, plumbing, mechanical and general carpentry work. They will supervise the building maintenance staff in the performance of their duties, coordinate inspections with tenants, supervisors, peers and related city agencies, and assist in the maintenance of the building department systems such as work order, purchasing, building inspections. Ensure the building maintains certificate of fitness. Provide after-hours emergency coverage.
Prepare vacant units for re- renting
Maintain inspection logs for standpipe/sprinkler, maintenance logs and all federal, state and city regulations
Carry out and oversee preventative maintenance program throughout building
Carry out repairs as necessary to maintain building
Assist in the overseeing of work order system
Coordinate building maintenance systems with contractors and supervisors
Perform daily, weekly and monthly inspections of all common areas throughout building
Supervise building maintenance and housekeeping staff
Respond to emergency calls and rectify existing condition
Perform other duties as assigned
Minimum five years working in the building trades or related field
Supervisory training, managerial training seminars
Basic skills in plumbing, electrical work, carpentry , and dry wall application
High School Diploma, GED , and or Trade School Certification
Microsoft Word, Excel and some property management software i.e. MRI Outlook
Ability to read and understand design drawings. Ability to read and understand English, Bi-lingual Spanish a plus
- Edwin's Place, 7 Livonia Ave, Brooklyn, New York, United States of America