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Job Title: Assistant Facilities Manager
Date Posted: 08/13/2014
Location: Penn Yan, New York
Division: Empire State
Department: Long Point Camp and Retreat Center
Category: Maintenance

The Salvation Army has an immediate opportunity for a reliable, self directed person with the ability to work independently to assist the Facilities Manager at The Salvation Army’s Long Point Camp in Penn Yan, NY. Long Point Camp operates separate, week-long summer camp sessions for children and senior citizens from late June to mid-August; and is utilized throughout the year for conferences, retreats, etc.


Assist the Facilities Manager with all aspects of Facility Maintenance to include:

• Set-up for User Groups.

• Maintain all equipment in good working order (basic repair, plumbing, lighting, etc.).

• Complete and maintain and up-to-date inventory of all related equipment and supplies.

• Assist in routine housekeeping tasks as necessary.

• Provide leadership of Maintenance Staff in absence of Facilities Manager

• Be on call for no less than 2 weekends per month for emergency facility needs.


Successful candidate will possess:

· High School diploma with solid work history, technical school degree preferred.

· Valid Driver’s license.

· Ability to negotiate stairs and lift 100+ lbs required.

· Ability to Secure and maintain appropriate licensing and certification to serve as secondary facilitator of the Water Treatment & Sewage Facilities (Water Treatment Plant Operator Class IIA and Certified Pool Operator).

Position is full-time 8:30 am 4:00pm with the expectation of some required weekend/evening availability.

Interested candidates should apply by close of business, Friday, August 29 by submitting a resume and cover letter to:

The Salvation Army

Attention: Tekla Henderson

Human Resources Generalist, Empire State Division and Syracuse Area Services

677 South Salina Street

Syracuse, New York 13202


Fax number: (315) 479-1104

Contact Information:
Tekla Henderson
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