UMOM New Day Centers
  • Phoenix, AZ, USA
  • $12.00-$14.00/hour DOE
  • Hourly
  • Full Time

About UMOM 

Founded in 1964, UMOM is Arizona's larger provider of services for families experiencing homelessness. Our mission is to prevent and end homelessness using innovative strategies and housing solutions that meet the unique needs of each family and individual. With an annual operating budget of 18 million dollars, UMOM provides shelter, housing, and supportive services to youth, families, and individuals experiencing homelessness in Maricopa County. UMOM serves just over 12,000 unique individuals across all of our services annually, including those families receiving support at the Family Housing Hub.

More than a job, it's a passion! Join our team and make a difference in the lives of homeless youth, individuals and families.

Position Description:

The Facilities Porter is responsible for the up keeping of the grounds and assisting the maintenance techs with work orders and room turns.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  1. Maintain excellent curb appeal by daily maintenance and upkeep of the property grounds.
  2. Perform daily inspection of property grounds to identify areas for improvement.
  3. Maintain all plants and trees - trim, fertilizer and water.
  4. Assist with light maintenance duties, work orders, and unit turns.
  5. Ensures all work orders and room turns are completed in a timely manner.
  6. Participates in monthly trainings related to safety, operations, and maintenance.
  7. Complies with all established agency policies and procedures.
  8. Other duties as assigned.


  • Two years as a groundskeeper preferred. Ability to perform essential duties required
  • Some experience as an apartment maintenance technician or other related maintenance tech position
  • Level One Fingerprint Clearance Card or the ability to obtain one
  • Ability to work in a fast pace environment

Additional Attributes:

  1. Ability to lift 30-50 pounds.
  2. Ability to work individually or as part of a team.
  3. Ability to work fast, efficient but with quality work.
  4. Ability to be flexible and handle shifting priorities. 
  5. Ability to work outdoors in the Arizona extreme heat. 


Start accruing PTO on your first day

11 paid holidays

Health and Wellness program

Generous benefits package includes medical, telemedicine service, dental, vision, life insurance, EAP, 401(k) retirement plan, and health savings accounts



Are you ready to be part of the future of homeless services? We understand your time is valuable and that is why we have a very quick and easy application process. If you feel that you would be right for this position, please fill out our 3-minute, mobile-friendly application so that we can review your information. We look forward to meeting you!

Come and join the UMOM team and together we can achieve our mission to end family homelessness.

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