Careers with a Cause
The YMCA of San Francisco was named as one of the Bay Area's Best Places to Work by its employees as well as one of the Healthiest Employers. Join our team and make a lasting impact every day in communities across San Francisco, San Mateo and Marin Counties. Every day, our staff—of all ages and from diverse backgrounds and life experiences—are transforming lives through YMCA programs for youth development, healthy living, and social responsibility. When you work for the Y, you’ll be supported with training, mentoring and career development opportunities. Plus, we offer great benefits to help you grow stronger in spirit, mind and body, even as you’re helping others.
About the Job
Must have the physical, visual and auditory ability to perform the essential functions of the job with or without reasonable accommodations, Maintains and repairs related buildings, grounds and equipment as needed. Completes maintenance and improvement of properties, facilities, including preventative maintenance plans. Ordering maintenance supplies, material for safety, cleaning, and maintenance of equipment. Provide safe and clean YMCA buildings for staff and members. This position reports to Facilities Manager and District Facilities Director and is an essential maintenance staff member of the association shared resource facilities department. Must have communication skills to insure staff and members get immediate help related to repairs and assuring maintenance and custodial staff are doing the work to provide a safe, clean and well-maintained buildings and grounds. Chemical & Mechanical operation and trouble-shooting of a pool and also responding to safety and emergency situations. This is a hands-on position with full working knowledge that demonstrates abilities to perform outstanding mechanical and preventive maintenance work. The job tasks are required in all areas of general building and grounds maintenance.
Related Experience: Three (3) or more years of experience in building & grounds maintenance of infrastructure and facilities equipment. Understands basic plumbing, electrical repairs. Working knowledge with buildings and grounds life safety systems and mechanical systems, electrical and plumbing systems, carpentry and other maintenance-related areas. Fitness Equipment maintenance and repairs. This position may require training and hands on up-keep of all fitness equipment.
Language Skills: Excellent written and verbal communication in English required.
Specialized Skills: Familiarity with personal computers helpful to access e-mails and work order system.
Licenses & Certifications: Valid driver’s license and vehicle.
Pool, boiler, CPR and first aid certifications required and if not at hire will need to attend and complete the trainings. CPO certification is a mandatory requirement of this position. YMCA will train and must complete certification course within first 6 months of hire.
All employees working with the YMCA are considered to have supervisory or disciplinary action relationship over minors. Job offers are conditional and contingent upon background clearance. Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance and CA Fair Chance Act, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.