IUOE General Svcs Attendant

Rochester, NY


Specific Duties

Performs general maintenance and custodial-type duties, routine construction and installation tasks related to exhibitions and minor interior renovations. Uses general cleaning and maintenance equipment, carpenter's hand tools and power tools, painter's and dry-waller's tools, audio-visual equipment, gardening and light snow removal tools, and three-speed, manual transmission carry-van. Performs routine maintenance of gallery facilities including painting, simple carpentry tasks and light bulb replacement. Performs simple construction tasks related to minor interior renovations including painting and dry-walling. Performs general heavy and light cleaning and housekeeping tasks within both public and service areas. Performs routine snow removal at entrances and exits to physical plant. Performs light gardening work and cleanup contiguous to gallery shrubbery beds such as raking, weeding and mulching, and sidewalk sweeping. Performs routine setup and cleanup for special events including an annual outdoor art show and sale. Performs routine audio-visual projection booth services for special events, exhibition-related and special programming. Works outside of gallery facilities as projects require, such as warehousing gallery supplies of artworks related to permanent and special exhibitions. Packs and unpacks works of art merchandise and printed matter for temporary exhibition and permanent collections and Gallery Store. Builds crates for works of art scheduled to travel. Packs for shipment printed material and Gallery Store merchandise. Performs construction tasks related to the preparation and installation of temporary and permanent exhibitions. Prepares works of art for installation as directed. Makes minor repairs to picture frames including replacement of glass. May act as guard in emergencies. Performs other duties requiring comparable skill and responsibility as directed. Pickup and delivery of supplies needed for exhibitions and programming (works of art, films, printed material, & building supplies, etc.).


Ability to read and understand written and verbal instructions and 1-2 years general carpentry or maintenance experience; or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Must possess a valid New York State driver's license.

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How To Apply

All applicants must apply online.

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Location: Central Administration
Full/Part Time: Full-Time
Opening: Full Time 40 hours Grade 027
Schedule: SUN - THURS 6 AM-2:30 PM; POSS HOL