The Dorothy Day House is a residence for homeless women, managed by Catholic Housing Services. The Seattle residence provides 41 single units for low-income adult women, many of whom are disabled.
Each unit is furnished with a bed, dresser, easy chair, table, microwave, sink, and toilet. Community baths and kitchens are located on each floor. Rents are based on income.
On site staffing supports each resident in achieving and maintaining a level of functioning that will enable each woman to live independently.
The Maintenance Tech I position will be asked to perform general maintenance (plumbing, electrical, appliance, carpentry, etc.) and janitorial for the Dorthy Day House and minimal maintenance at two other programs as needed.
This position is 3/4-time at 30 hours per week, $15.30 per hour w/ exceptional benefits to include Medical, Dental, Vision, Life, LTD and impressive PTO.
This position requires the employee to work in an environment where there may be exposure to blood, bodily fluids, and other potentially infectious material. Other exposures could include cleaning supplies, chemicals involved in pest control, paint and other materials used in building maintenance, building temperature fluctuations, dust, noise, and odors. Other working conditions may include interruptions, working alone, evening or weekend work responding to emergencies, and interactions with angry, mentally ill or chemically dependent persons.
PHYSICAL AND MENTAL ACUITY DEMANDS:
The requirements described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Able to make independent decisions and apply sound judgment in performing job duties.