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Maintenance Assistant Manager

Historic site interviewing for semi-skilled person to assist with maintenance. Candidate should have some knowledge and/or experience in carpentry, plumbing, construction, grounds care, heating/AC systems, and electrical. Some heavy lifting required and some weekend work and non-standard hours during special events and programs. Must have valid drivers license and high school diploma, Vo-Tech training in general maintenance field, or equivalent.

GENERAL DEFINITION OF WORK:

Performs responsible semi-skilled manual work in a variety of construction, repair and maintenance assignments, along with some grounds work and general support of other staff on site.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

General knowledge in the use of common and specialized hand and power tools; general knowledge of the safe use, the operation and preventive maintenance of mechanical equipment and tools. Ability to perform manual labor for extended periods, often under unfavorable weather conditions. Ability to work both independently and with others.

HOW TO APPLY:

If interested, please send letter of application, resume of previous experience, and three references to vince@poplarforest.org. No phone calls please.

Interested in Volunteering?

We are recruiting volunteers to give tours of the house and grounds, assist in the Museum Shop and help with educational programming for children.

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