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Porter in Manhattan, New York at The Jewish Board

Date Posted: 12/24/2018

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Job Description


Kaplan House is a residential facility for 25 older adolescent males, ages 17 to 21. The facility provides an extensive independent living skills program and therapeutic and support services.

OVERVIEW: Responsible for ensuring a clean and safe environment for the program’s clients and employees.

RESPONSIBILITES include but not limited to:

  1. Responsible for upkeep of the facility.
  2. Cleaning office spaces/ kitchen/ bathrooms/ halls and common area.
  3. Mop and wax floors of the whole institution.
  4. Replenish bathroom and kitchen supplies/ organize supply room.
  5. Remove garbage every night.
  6. Perform light repairs/ painting.
  7. Maintain/ replace smoke detectors.
  8. Help to insure fulfillment of child care requirements of the facility by assisting with shopping for food and household supplies.  Escort children to and from community events and similar activities.
  9. Other duties as assigned.


REQUIREMENTS: Experience in building maintenance and grounds-keeping.   HS diploma preferred. Current, valid driver's license is required.