The John B. Pierce Laboratory


Employment

The John B. Pierce Laboratory is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer that does not unlawfully discriminate in any of its programs or activities on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or on any other basis prohibited by applicable law.


MAINTENANCE MECHANIC POSITION

This non-profit, independent scientific research facility affiliated with Yale University, is seeking a part-time experienced Maintenance Mechanic to service a 38,000 square foot, three story facility. Conveniently located in downtown New Haven, the Lab affords a unique employment environment, where you will interact with a small professional group of scientists and support staff within the Laboratory.  Free parking on premises.

PRIMARY FUNCTION:

Works under the direction of the Manager of Building & Facility Services. Is responsible for performing highly skilled maintenance at The John B. Pierce Laboratory building, and related properties.

GENERAL DUTIES:

Must be able to perform a variety of building maintenance tasks with more than average skill in several of the following areas: carpentry, painting, sheetrock, taping, and general repair. May erect partitions, patch walls, and service doors, locks, and keys. May construct and repair furniture, bookcases, shelving, and cabinets. May do painting from preparation of surface through to finish coat. Hanging of any needed wall or ceiling items. May perform in-house preventative maintenance on related building equipment. May perform custodial work, material handling, and event setup as needed. Maintenance Mechanic may be supervised by other employees assigned to work with them.

REQUIRMENTS:

  1. Must be able to climb ladders, be able to bend, kneel, and squat. Work in tight areas, overhead, and in all weather conditions. Move materials, tools, and equipment up to fifty pounds.
  2. Must have a working knowledge of tools and procedures used in building maintenance.
  3. Must have good written, verbal, and computer communication skills.
  4. Shift will be part time days, Monday through Friday. Shift hours to be discussed with final candidate.

This description reflects the general duties of the position for the purpose of personnel selection and job evaluation. It should not be construed as a detailed description of all work requirements that may be inherent in the job.

Applicants should submit a resume and cover letter to Maintenance@jbpierce.org

posted 6/9/2020


CUSTODIAN POSITION

This non-profit, independent scientific research facility affiliated with Yale University, is seeking a part-time experienced Custodian to service a 38,000 square foot, three story facility. Conveniently located in downtown New Haven, the Lab affords a unique employment environment, where you will interact with a small professional group of scientists and support staff within the Laboratory.  Free parking on premises.

PRIMARY FUNCTION:

Works under the direction of the Manager of Building & Facility Services. Is responsible for performing skilled custodial services at The John B. Pierce Laboratory building, and related properties.

GENERAL DUTIES:

Must be able to sweep, vacuum, mop, strip, wax, and buff floors. Dust furniture, clean windows, wash walls, clean lavatories, clean appliances, polish metal and wood. Use hand or power tools to facilitate cleaning. Collect and dispose of rubbish and recycling. Unclog toilets, sinks, and showers as needed. Lock and unlock premises, move furniture, maintain inventory of cleaning supplies. Work from ladders and platforms (by consent), in order to facilitate high cleaning. Police grounds for rubbish around immediate vicinity of the building. Assist in event setup, material handling, and removal of snow in the immediate areas around exterior doorways, and related work as required.

REQUIRMENTS:

  1. Must be able to climb ladders, be able to bend, kneel, and squat. Work in tight areas, overhead, and in all weather conditions. Move materials, tools, and equipment up to fifty pounds.
  2. Must have a working knowledge of tools and procedures used in custodial building maintenance.
  3. Must have good written, and verbal communication.
  4. Shift will be part time days, Monday through Friday.

This description reflects the general duties of the position for the purpose of personnel selection and job evaluation. It should not be construed as a detailed description of all work requirements that may be inherent in the job.

Applicants should submit a resume and cover letter to Custodial@jbpierce.org

posted 6/9/2020