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New Hyde Park, New York, United States

Maintenance Mechanic- Full Time

The Parker Jewish Institute for Health Care and Rehabilitation is seeking a full time Maintenance Mechanic to provide maintenance and upkeep of the building, to join its team in Facilities Management.   

The Parker Experience:

The Parker Jewish Institute for Health Care and Rehabilitation, conveniently located on the Queens-Nassau County border in New Hyde Park, New York, is a non-profit health care facility that offers short term rehabilitation, sub-acute care and nursing home care, as well as community-based health care' encompassing adult day health care, home health care, and a hospice program that serves terminally ill patients in their own homes or in nursing facilities, including Parker's nursing home.

Quality Care means hiring Quality People and Parker Jewish Institute for Health Care and Rehabilitation has a longstanding reputation for excellence and innovation in resident and patient care.

In addition to a friendly, collaborative environment and exciting career-growth opportunities, Parker Jewish Institute also offers   these convenience factors:

  • A modern, safe and secure campus conveniently located on the Queens/Nassau County border that is easily accessible by public transportation or auto
  • Free parking
  • A superb, low-cost employee cafeteria
  • Day, evening and night shifts, as well as some flex shifts
  • Central to excellent housing, superior school districts and excellent shopping
  • A variety of nearby child care options, colleges and universities

The Maintenance Mechanic at Parker Jewish Institute is able to work in various skilled and semi-skilled trades involving the maintenance of equipment and buildings, and the repair and maintenance of grounds as well as resident equipment Reporting to the Maintenance Supervisor, the Maintenance Mechanic is primarily responsible for: performing grounds maintenance, painting, masonry, plumbing, carpentry, electrical, and mechanical repairs to buildings and equipment (HVAC) systems.


  • Four (4) years of apprenticeship training in one or more trades (documented) or four (4) years of experience in the carpentry, electrical, painting, plumbing, masonry, or one of the mechanical trades
  • High School Diploma or GED required
  • Must have a clean and active NYS Driver's License
  • Must have and maintain a valid FDNY and G71 certificate of fitness required by FDNY