Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health Carpenter in Berwyn, Pennsylvania

Can evaluate a project, identify supplies needed and then complete the job with using excellent skills in carpentry? Are you seeking employment that not only uses your expertise but will provide you with a sense of personal satisfaction?

If you answered YES to those questions, then you may be the right person for our

Maintenance Specialist specializing in Carpentry.

As a

Maintenance Specialist specializing in Carpentry

at Devereux Adult Services you will be responsible to ensure the individuals in our care are living in safe and structurally sound residences and homes. We offer opportunities to learn and grow professionally while working in a consistent and structured environment. This is a full time position with benefits available after you complete a 90 day probationary period. The position will be responsible to:

  • Demonstrates the skills, knowledge and ability to effectively diagnose and address maintenance issues.

  • Completes daily work assignment and work orders.

  • Skilled at using appropriate equipment and materials for assigned jobs.

  • Purchases materials from local purveyors, ensures economical and efficient use of materials

  • Participates in on-call rotation.

  • Knowledge and implementation of general industry standards and Department safety procedures.

  • Monitors work area to consistently meet regulatory and safety standards.

  • Identifies existing or potential safety hazards for Center buildings, grounds, and equipment and reports to appropriate staff.

  • Knows and understands the importance of comprehensive documentation and assures completion of documentation.

  • Maintains equipment and tools in proper working condition and ensures proper storage.

  • Operates equipment and tools in accordance with established safety standards.

  • Remains aware of safety and building regulations in performing repairs, replacements, etc.

  • Operates maintenance vehicles and performs routine maintenance to ensure safety

Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health Adult Services provides programs and services for adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities. Our main campus is located in Berwyn PA. Our dedicated team of over 600 staff ranging from highly-specialized clinicians and nurses to recreational and direct staff professionals, all work to one common goal the happiness, self-fulfillment and social integration of each adult in our community. As a maintenance specialist you will Performs duties of a carpenter and/or general maintenance worker in a professional manner to provide for the safety and maintenance of Center's buildings and grounds, under direct supervision of Maintenance Foreperson.

About Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health

Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health is one of the largest and most advanced behavioral healthcare organizations in the country. Informed by the latest advancements in science and medicine, we combine evidence-based interventions with compassionate family engagement to help change lives. We were founded in 1912 by special education pioneer, Helena Devereux. Today, Devereux is a national nonprofit partner for individuals, families, schools and communities, serving many of the most vulnerable members of our society in areas of autism, intellectual and developmental disabilities, specialty mental health, and child welfare.

Our Mission: Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health changes lives – by unlocking and nurturing human potential for people living with emotional, behavioral or cognitive differences.

We employ more than 7,000 staff and operate 15 centers in 13 states. We offer a comprehensive national network of clinical, therapeutic, educational, and employment programs and services that positively impact the lives of tens of thousands of children, adults and their families every year.

Competitive Salary and Benefits

In addition to a competitive salary, Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health provides a comprehensive health and wellness program to eligible full-time employees, family members and domestic partners. Our health and wellness programs include medical, dental, prescription drug, preventative care, mental health services and an employee assistance / work-life balance program. In addition, we offer generous time-off policies and a 403(b) retirement plan, along with voluntary/employee paid vision, supplemental life and accident coverage to full-time employees.

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Keywords: carpentry, maintenance, facilities, construction


Job Requirements

High School Diploma or GED required, diploma's acquired outside of the US must be evaluated

3 year experience in carpentry field.

Must be at least 21 years of age

Have a valid driver's license

About the Organization: The employment policies of Devereux are to recruit and hire qualified employees without discrimination because of race, religion, creed, color, age, sex, marital status, national origin, citizenship status, ancestry, disability, veteran status, communication ability, gender identity or expression or sexual orientation and to treat them equally with respect to compensation and opportunities for advancement - including upgrading, promotion and transfer - consistent with individual skills and the needs of Devereux.

EOE Statement: We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. We will consider applicants for this position without regard to any category protected by applicable federal, state or local law, including but not limited to race, religion, sex, color, age, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, national origin, marital status, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, genetic information, veteran status or uniform service member status.

Devereux is a drug-free workplace, drug testing required. EOE