Located in Sara Delano Roosevelt Park, the BRC Senior Center provides three meals a day, five days a week for marginally housed medically frail and chronically ill seniors. In addition to meals, the Senior Center offers its clients a wide variety of recreational activities and health care services including ESL classes, exercise groups and health education seminars.
Participants are also able to access the full array of services developed and sponsored by BRC. The program is primarily funded through NYC Department for the Aging.
Part time, 25 hours per week
Monday Friday, 11:00am to 4:00 pm
Responsible for maintaining cleanliness of interior and exterior of facility. Ensure that all dirt, dust, litter and debris is removed from all areas of the facility using brooms, mops, brushes and other hand tools.
Daily duties as follows: sweeping and mopping, cleaning bathrooms, wiping windows, disposing of all trash. Stock deliveries, maintain inventory. Shovel, plow, or blow snow from the entrance and exit ramps and in areas designated by the Program Director.
Perform all maintenance and cleaning tasks noted in the checklists and as directed by the Program Director. Related duties as assigned.
High School diploma or GED preferred. Experience in maintenance/janitorial.
Comfortable with equipment including but not limited to buffer, power washer, etc. Experience with geriatric population preferred.
BRC is among the most comprehensive, effective, and fastest growing agencies in NYC serving homeless New Yorkers. With a $91 million budget and over 1000 employees, BRC has 29 programs throughout the New York City area that work together to form a seamless continuum of caring and effective services to meet all of a client's needs.
We employ a holistic approach, helping clients achieve health, wellness, and economic self-sufficiency, offering an array of housing and services for more than 10,000 of New York's neediest residents. BRC has an entrepreneurial culture with a track record of innovation. BRC is highly successful and has been recognized for it.
BRC was presented with the Community Impact Award at the New York Housing Conference 45th Annual Awards, recognizing BRC's HomeStretch Housing project Landing Road. Staff at BRC works together collaboratively to address some of the greatest social challenges of our City and does so using a compassionate and respectful approach. In our most recent survey, 95% of our employees said they would recommend BRC as a good place to work. For more information about BRC, please see our website at BRC.org
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