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Handyman Technician

Company: Volunteers of America Colorado
Location: Denver
Posted on: May 6, 2021

Job Description:

The Program Repair Person is responsible for completing minor home repairs and safety modifications for clients. Works in coordination with Program Coordinator and Project Manager to complete projects as assigned. Participates in implementing and evaluating the program to ensure efficient delivery of services. Essential Duties and Responsibilities --- Establishes and maintains contact with assigned clients to arrange for prompt, courteous and efficient service of approved repairs and modifications --- Performs in-home safety surveys and consultation with clients regarding home repairs and modifications to foster fall and fire prevention. --- Performs minor repairs and safety modifications in homes of older adults as assigned by Program Coordinator, including such things as minor plumbing and electrical repairs, repair or replacement of door locks, installation of grab bars and handrails, and other minor and repairs within the parameters established by the Handyman Program. --- Uses established charge accounts and procedures to purchase necessary materials for appropriate home repairs and modifications. --- Facilitates, maintains and promptly submits all appropriate records and reports; including client forms, work completion forms, mileage forms, materials purchased forms and any others requested. --- As assigned, assists volunteers with jobs that may be beyond their skill level or require more than one Handyman to complete. --- When requested, assists in training of volunteer Handymen at workshops or job sites. --- Performs additional duties as assigned by supervisor. Competencies --- Models core culture attributes of Volunteers of America-Colorado Branch that include "AIRS" (Accountability, Integrity, Respect and Service). --- Models and pursues with vigor Volunteers of America- Colorado Branch three critical virtues of HHS ( Hungry, Humble, and People Smart). --- Maintain a positive, professional attitude and appearance at all times.Supervisory Responsibilities --- Occasional program volunteers

Job Requirements:

Minimum Qualifications of Position --- At least 2 years' experience and skills in home repair and modification, including minor electrical and plumbing work. --- High School Diploma and or equivalent. --- Ability to pass background check, annual MVR without major violations. --- Can provide their own tools for repair work assigned. --- Willing to travel within Denver, Jefferson, Arapahoe, Adams, Gilpin and Clear Creek counties. (Mileage reimbursed) --- Valid Colorado Driver's license, proof of insurance and own transportation.Preferred Qualifications of Position --- Good organizational and analytical skills --- Demonstrated ability to be creative in servicing repairs and modifications, while maintaining quality and being cost conscious. Knowledge and Skills --- Conscious of and responsive to the needs of the senior population we serve. --- Good communication skills, both verbal and written.Working Conditions and Physical Requirements --- Specific vision abilities required by this position include close vision, distance vision and the ability to quickly adjust focus. --- Travel to and from work locations required. --- Noise level can vary from low to high depending on equipment or tools being utilized during repair services.Position Type and Expected Hours of Work --- PT - 10 hours per week minimum. --- Hours/days vary according to assigned jobs and consumer schedules for in-home services to be completed.Location --- Any of the six counties where services are being provided.

Salary: $15.70 per hour.Benefit eligibility is based on job type/statusPaid HolidaysPaid Time OffVolunteer/Wellness DayTuition AssistancePension and 403b Retirement PlanHealth, Dental, Vision, Pet InsurancesLife Insurance (Including Accidental Death & Dismemberment)Accident InsuranceShort Term & Long Term DisabilityEmployee Assistance/Work Life Balance ProgramEmployee Discount ProgramLifeLock with Norton#VOACO

Keywords: Volunteers of America Colorado, Denver , Handyman Technician, Professions , Denver, Colorado

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