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Volunteers of America Oregon
  • Full Time
  • Portland
  • $46,185 – $53,88/yr

Volunteers of America Oregon is seeking a Facilities Coordinator to join our team. This position provides coordination, planning, and scheduling of all maintenance and repairs, grounds, and plant operation issues for multiple sites throughout the metropolitan area operated by Volunteers of America Oregon.  Includes oversight of remodeling, signage, and landscaping projects.  Position ensures exceptional customer service to all of the agency’s stakeholders.  Work schedule will include early morning, evenings and/or weekends, depending on needs and urgencies. 


High school diploma or GED required.
Five (5) years of building maintenance experience, including plumbing, carpentry, HVAC, electrical, landscaping, and appliance repair. Equivalent education and experience acceptable.
Minimum 2 years of supervisory experience required.
Prior experience as licensed general contractor preferred.
Experience with project bid procurement, evaluation and recommendation of preferred contractors.
Previous database management experience is preferred.
Knowledge of building codes required.
Background in budget development and accountability.
Experience working with MS Office applications, including Excel, Word and Outlook.
Experience working within a nonprofit or social services environment is preferred but not required.
Record of good attendance and punctuality.


Advanced carpentry/general contractor skills.
Ability to build and execute a routine maintenance schedule for each facility.
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, both written and oral.
Commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion; treating all with respect and dignity.
Ability to work independently, and collaboratively as a member of a team.
Customer service orientation.
Ability to lead and provide onsite directions to Facilities Technicians and interns/trainees.
Problem analysis and solving abilities.
Time management and organizational skills.
Basic math and budgeting skills.

Additional Eligibility Requirements:

An active driver’s license, current insurance, reliable vehicle, and ability to pass our insurer’s driving standards.
General contractor’s license in Oregon or ability to attain within 90 days.
Ability to pass a criminal background check.

Supervisory Responsibility: This position supervises approximately 3-10 employees and oversees 2 – 10 interns/trainees.

Schedule: This is a full-time position; 40 hours per week; Monday thru Friday. Some weekends or evening hours may be necessary in emergency situations.

Compensation: $46,185 – 53,883/year (Depends on Experience). Visit our career page for more details. This is a full-time position with benefits. Generous benefits package includes medical, dental and vision insurance, life insurance, short and long-term disability insurance, 15 days of paid time off, 403(b) retirement contributions, flexible spending account, employee assistance program, and other voluntary benefits and discounts.

Interested applicants must apply online at If you need assistance completing online application, please contact the HR department.

Throughout our over 100 years of providing services to the community, the name Volunteers of America Oregon has become synonymous with compassion and care. We’ve earned our reputation through dedication and tireless commitment to helping individuals and families create safer, healthier, and more stable lifestyles. For as long as we’ve been around, our programs have been changing lives.  Some people say they can’t imagine doing what we do. We say, “We can’t imagine not doing it!”

Volunteers of America Oregon is an equal opportunity employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, age, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, disability or any other category protected by federal, state or local law.

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