Review Vacancy

Date Posted: 12/04/23
Applications Due: 12/11/23
Vacancy ID: 145358

Position Information


AgencyTeachers' Retirement System

TitleTrades Generalist

Occupational CategorySkilled Craft, Apprenticeship, Maintenance

Salary Grade12

Bargaining UnitCSEA Local 658 (NYS Teachers’ Retirement System)

Salary RangeFrom $48618 to $60717 Annually

Employment Type Full-Time

Appointment Type Permanent

Jurisdictional Class Non-competitive Class

Travel Percentage 0%


Workweek Mon-Fri

Hours Per Week 37.5


From 7:30 AM

To 4 PM

Flextime allowed? No

Mandatory overtime? No

Compressed workweek allowed? No

Telecommuting allowed? No


County Albany

Street Address 10 Coroprate Woods Dr.

City Albany


Zip Code12211

Job Specifics

Minimum Qualifications Non-competitive: Four years of full-time experience in a trade under a skilled tradesperson which would provide training equivalent to that given in a training, apprenticeship, or equivalent program; or an equivalent combination of experience and training gained by completion of technical courses in skilled trades at a school, institute, or branch of the Armed Services.

This position requires you to operate motor vehicles, therefore candidates must possess a valid driver's license.

Preferred Qualifications:

Working knowledge of the methods, materials, tools, and equipment used in one or multiple trades (HVAC Preferred).
Working knowledge of safety standards and procedures.
Ability to understand and carry out written and oral instructions.
Capacity to train and supervise others.
Ability to plan and lay out work, and develop time and material lists for projects assigned.
Aptitude to read and interpret plans, codes, diagrams, architectural blueprints, and specifications.
Familiarity with computerized work order management systems.
Basic computer skills.

Duties Description Duties include, but are not limited to:

Performs a variety of carpentry related duties, including but not limited to installations and repairs of flooring, repair and adjustment of doors and hardware, stairs, railings, and replacement of ceiling tile.
Performs minor electrical duties including but not limited to replacing receptacles, light fixtures, and circuit breakers.
Repairs, installs and maintains plumbing fixtures and appliances, including but not limited to: sinks, showers, baths, commodes, dishwashers, domestic water and drainage distribution systems.
Preforms a variety of painting related duties including but not limited to preparing surfaces, priming, and painting.
Performs maintenance, and preventative maintenance on mechanical equipment including but not limited to bathroom exhaust fans, clothes dryers, sump pumps and generators, Air Handler Units, Cooling Towers, Chillers, Boilers, and various other HVAC equipment.
Performs office fit-up and modular furniture reconfiguration.
Performs grounds maintenance activities such as lawn mowing and trimming, plantings installations and removals, grounds clean up, mulch installation and other activities as necessary.
Performs snow removal on an on call as needed basis.

Additional Comments NYSTRS is an equal-opportunity employer. We are committed to fostering an inclusive environment where diversity is valued and recognized as a source of strength and enrichment. We seek to attract talented people from a diverse range of backgrounds and cultures and encourage women, people of color, LGBTQ individuals, people with disabilities, members of ethnic minorities, foreign-born residents, and veterans to apply.

All applications to NYSTRS should be done via our website. NYSTRS will never ask you to submit private information via email or direct you to submit private information to another site as part of our recruitment process.

You must submit an application directly to the posting located on our applicant portal in order to be considered. The link to the application is:

Some positions may require additional credentials or a background check to verify your identity.

Contact Information

Name Human Resources

Telephone 518-447-2906


Email Address


Street 10 Corporate Woods Dr.

City Albany

State NY

Zip Code 12211


Notes on ApplyingYou must submit an application directly to the posting located on our applicant portal in order to be considered. The link to the application is: