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We are an equal opportunity employer currently with over 550 professionals and skilled staff employed across New Jersey in a wide variety of roles.  Regardless of job responsibilities, all LMSNJ employees share a true commitment to serve those who are hurt, who are in need, or who have limited choices--regardless of religious affiliation or background.

Part-Time Maintenance Helper, 20 hours/week

  • Job Tracking ID: 512088-570183
  • Job Location: Jersey City, NJ
  • Job Level: Entry Level (less than 2 years)
  • Level of Education: High School/GED
  • Job Type: Part-Time/Regular
  • Date Updated: April 21, 2017
  • Years of Experience: Up to 2 Years
  • Starting Date: ASAP



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Job Description:

Through the power of the Holy Spirit and in response to God's love as revealed in the Gospel, the mission of Lutheran Social Ministries of New Jersey is to serve those in New Jersey who hurt, who are in need, or who have limited choices.

LSMNJ team members are dedicated to providing healing, hope and hospitality, regardless of religion background through a diversified social ministry program addressing many critical human care needs.

We are seeking employees that share those same values and want to make a difference in the lives of those we serve.

Project Home, an affordable housing program located in Jersey City, is seeking a part-time Maintenance Helper. This part-time position offers flexible scheduling, competitive pay, select benefits and paid time off!

SCHEDULE: SUNDAY, 2pm - 7pm; TUESDAY, 7am - 12pm; WEDNESDAY & THURSDAY, 10am - 3pm

Duties include, but are not limited to, the following:

  1. Prepares units for move in of new tenants following move out of previous tenant
  2. Responsible for: painting, vacuuming, buffing and waxing floors, and completing minor repairs.
  3. Responds to maintenance requests from the tenants and other co-workers.
  4. Maintains the grounds to ensure safety and cleanliness including mowing of the lawn and snow removal from around the building.
  5. Checks lighting systems in the building and around the exterior areas of building and replaces bulbs when necessary.
  6. Checks smoke detector and carbon monoxide detector and replaces when necessary.
  7. Completes annual compliance and HIPAA training and exhibits behavior as set forth by the LSMNJ Code of Ethics and Business Integrity in the performance of duties.
  8. Adheres to the Organization’s Policies and Procedures regarding the Compliance Program of the organization and is timely in reporting any possible concerns.
  9. Follows all local, state and federal regulations as they pertain to the position.
  10. Adheres to the Organization’s Policies and Procedures covering Privacy and Security in Compliance with HIPAA regulations.
  11. Other duties as assigned by supervisor, necessary for the efficient operation of the department/facility.


LSMNJ is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Experience and Skills:

Education/Training/Certifications: High School Diploma or equivalent

Skill(s): Reading, Writing, Painting, Buffing, Cleaning, Shampooing carpet, and minor repairs.

Experience: 1 year experience as a maintenance helper.

Equipment/Machines to be Used: Buffer, Lawn Mower, Plumbing Snake, Drill