Facilities Operations and Maintenance Careers

The School District of Philadelphia is currently engaged in a number of critical and aggressive asbestos abatement and lead paint stabilization project that require great talent to manage. The Operations team is actively hiring for a number of key roles, from Skilled Trades workers in Asbestos Abatement, Painting, and Plumbing, to Project Managers, Supervisors, and other experienced leaders to support these projects.

Please apply to our Skilled Trades Pool to be considered for any of these roles.

A member of the HR team will contact you once you’ve applied to determine which role(s) you’d be interested in!  Below you will find job descriptions and starting salary for all of our Skilled Trades roles.

Skilled Trades Comparison Board

View the job description and starting salary for our skilled trade roles below.

Job Title
(Click the title below for a full job description)
Accepting Applications?Starting Pay 
Asbestos WorkerYes$52,464
Automatic Plant Mechanic 'B'Yes$45,139
Bricklayer/Cement Finisher 'B'Yes$45,139
Electrical Mechanic ‘B’Yes$45,139
Field & Grounds Mechanic 'B'Yes$39,776
Fire Alarm Maintenance Technician ‘B’Yes$41,979
General Construction Mechanic ‘B’Yes$45,139
H.V.A.C. Mechanic ‘B’Yes$45,139
Ironworker 'B'Yes$45,139
Machinist 'B'Yes$45,139
Steamfitter 'B'Yes$45,139
Painter/Glazier/Plasterer ‘B’Yes$45,139
Pest Control Technician ‘B’Yes$40,435
Plumber ‘B’Yes$45,139
Roofer ‘B’Yes$45,139
Electronic Technician AYes$47,677