Assistant to the Facilities Manager

The Mountain School seeks an assistant to the facilities manager to help in all areas of maintaining the physical campus. This is a great opportunity to work for a mission-driven farm school, focused on educating young people about the world they inhabit and their impact on it.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Landscaping

  • Stacking wood

  • Loading and managing wood-fired boilers

  • Plowing snow

  • Maintaining equipment

The successful candidate will likely demonstrate:

  • Basic knowledge of carpentry, plumbing, heating, and electrical systems and willingness to learn more

  • Tractor and plowing experience

  • Ability to work a flexible schedule in the winter months, including weekends

  • Interest in working with teenagers in a collaborative, educational environment

  • Strong communication skills, and a willingness to work with individuals from all backgrounds

Full-time position, with benefits. Background check required.

Physical Requirements:

While performing the duties of this job, the employee must be able to maneuver on uneven ground, go up and down stairs, carry and lift up to 50 pounds, and be able perform daily repetitive motions as they pertain to facility maintenance.

TO APPLY
To apply, please submit a concise letter of interest, a resume, and three contacts for references to comfort.halsey@mountainschool.org.