CAMBA Legal Services, Inc. (CLS) is the legal services arm of CAMBA, Inc. CLS provides free civil legal services to low-income New Yorkers in the areas of consumer law, foreclosure prevention, immigration, housing law, and domestic violence assistance. In addition to providing direct representation and providing legal advice and counsel to thousands of clients, CAMBA attorneys also engage in legislative advocacy, impact litigation in both state and federal court, provide community education and offer expert training on a wide range of issues, services that allow members of our community improve their lives. The Beyond Hunger Emergency Food Pantry, in Partnership with a number of different government and private entities including the NYS Hunger Prevention and Nutrition Assistance Program (HPNAP), United Way of NYC (UWNYC), Food Bank of New York, City Harvest, and NYC Human Resource Administration (HRA), distributes a 3 day supply of 3 meals per day of nutritional food to CAMBA clients-as well as those referred to us by churches and other agencies – due to hunger or lack of funds for adequate food purchase. Services also include food stamp screening, application assistance and referrals for application assistance. Additionally, the program brings in a number of different providers to provide information and referrals for nutritional education and support, other benefits and services to help improve client's health, maximize their household income and help them move toward greater self-sufficiency.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities: The person filling this position is expected, under close supervision, to: (1) Clean rooms, hallways, lobbies, lounges, rest rooms, corridors, elevators, stairways, common areas and other work areas; (2) sweep, vacuum, scrub, mop, wax, polish and/or buff floors; (3) make repairs, paint, and perform various tasks to maintain the organization's physical facilities; (4) load, unload, and carry furniture and supplies up stairs and move furniture and supplies as needed; (5) clean exterior grounds, sidewalks and dumpster; (6) fulfill courier/messenger tasks in addition to maintenance tasks.
MINIMUM EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:
Sufficient education and technical expertise: to comprehend written and oral instructions (work orders); to accomplish maintenance tasks; and to document accomplished tasks.
- Some evenings and/or weekends may be required.