Wednesday, May 9, 2018

Roosevelt Island Summer Jobs Available For Students 18 Years Of Age And Over - Apply Immediately For Landscaping, Maintenance & Administrative Jobs With RIOC

Last week, I asked Roosevelt Island Operating Corp (RIOC) Public Information Officer Alonza Robertson:

Is Rioc doing anything about summer jobs?
Mr. Roberson replied today:
Seasonal Summer Job Opportunities

The Roosevelt Island Operating Corporation (RIOC) has summer job opportunities for NYC students. The minimum age requirement is 18 years-old. Positions will be available from late May through Labor Day Weekend, 2018.

Perfect for recent High school grads or college students!

The Roosevelt Island Operating Corporation is a Public Authority of New York State, responsible for the development, maintenance and safety of Roosevelt Island, NY. Located in the East River between Manhattan and Queens counties, Roosevelt Island is a vibrant community with residential and commercial properties, transportation systems, a multitude of parks and community areas.

Grounds Keepers:

Landscaping, maintenance and upkeep of all RIOC outdoor properties, fields and tennis courts. Lawn maintenance, tree pruning, graffiti removal, trash collection/removal, and street cleaning. Applicants will preferably possess a valid driver’s license. Prior Landscaping or gardening experience a Plus!

Maintenance / Facilities:

Maintenance and upkeep of all RIOC properties, roads, offices and indoor sports facility. General Laborer/construction work, light carpentry, concrete/mason work. Applicants will preferably possess a valid driver’s license.

Prior construction or Laborer experience a Plus!

Various Administrative Positions:

We are also seeking applicants to work in a variety of departments, including: Engineering, Community Affairs, Sports programming, Youth Services, Operations. If you have an interest in joining our team, please send your resume to the e-mail account listed below. Interviews will begin immediately.

These positions offer an excellent opportunity for summer employment in one of NYC’s most beautiful settings.

Please e-mail resume to indicating the position of interest.

RIOC provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, RIOC complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment.

We offer a highly competitive benefits package, including; Medical, Dental, Vision, Life, LTD, Pension and Flexible Spending Account options. We also offer a generous PTO policy and an exciting work environment.
Email RIOC for more info on summer jobs.

Also, the NYC Summer Youth Employment Program has jobs available for those 14 to 24 years of age.