Parliament, Office Building, Building, Architecture, Urban, Postal Office, Grass, Plant, City, Town

Handy Person C

Columbia Residential

Handy Person C

  • 533367
  • Morningside
  • Columbia Residential
  • Full Time
  • Opening on: Jan 20 2023
  • Class C-Handyperson
  • Job Type: Support Staff - Union
  • Bargaining Unit: Local 32 BJ
  • Regular/Temporary: Regular
  • End Date if Temporary:
  • Hours Per Week: 40
  • Salary Range: $29.69 per hour
The salary of the finalist selected for this role will be set based on a variety of factors, including but not limited to departmental budgets, qualifications, experience, education, licenses, specialty, and training. The above hiring range represents the University's good faith and reasonable estimate of the range of possible compensation at the time of posting.

Position Summary

SCHEDULE: Thursday - Monday, 9am - 6pm

Reporting to the Building Superintendent, the Handyperson is responsible for minor building and grounds repairs and preventive maintenance for several medium-sized apartment buildings.


  • Performs minor carpentry, electrical, plumbing, painting, and plastering work.
  • Inspects building and equipment; performs preventive maintenance to ensure proper working conditions.
  • Removes snow and spreads salt as needed.
  • In absence of building superintendent, may assist with the supervision of building employees and arrange work schedules.
  • Performs related duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications

  • High School diploma and/or the equivalent required.
  • Three years of related experience required.
  • Some heavy lifting may be required.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Some supervisory experience preferred.

Equal Opportunity Employer / Disability / Veteran

Columbia University is committed to the hiring of qualified local residents.


Apply Now

Alert me about jobs like this

Refer someone to this job

Not You?

Thank you