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.

Below you will find job descriptions and starting salary for all of our Skilled Trades roles.

You will need to complete an application and apply directly to your desired role to be considered.

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$53,513
Automatic Plant Mechanic 'B'Yes$46,042
Bricklayer/Cement Finisher 'B'Yes$46,042
Electrical Mechanic ‘B’Yes$46,042
Field & Grounds Mechanic 'B'Yes$40,572
Fire Alarm Maintenance TechnicianYes$67,241
General Construction Mechanic ‘B’Yes$46,042
H.V.A.C. Mechanic ‘B’Yes$46,042
Ironworker 'B'Yes$46,042
Machinist 'B'Yes$46,042
Steamfitter 'B'Yes$46,042
Painter/Glazier/Plasterer ‘B’Yes$46,042
Pest Control Technician ‘B’Yes$41,244
Plumber ‘B’Yes$46,042
Roofer ‘B’Yes$46,042
Electronic Technician AYes$48,631