TITLE:         Facilities Team Member

STATUS:     Full-time contract position 37.5+hours per week

Start date:   On or about October 11, 2021




The Santa Fe Institute is looking for a hands-on facility team member to assist with projects + facilities. Someone highly motivated, comfortable with technology, a service-oriented self-starter. Minor carpentry, electrical, plumbing, and general building repairs as well as providing custodial support as requested. This position is 40% computer/database admin work and 60% physical work.

Under the general supervision of the Facilities Manager, provides basic maintenance and janitorial support including routinely moving office furniture and equipment, stocking supplies, replacing bulbs, minor repairs, painting, snow removal from stairs and pathways. Provides feedback and status via computer. Coordinates responsibilities with other team members and supervisors.

High school diploma or equivalent. Must have a smartphone. Good interpersonal skills. Adaptable and able to work as part of a crew. Position requires the ability to lift 50 lbs. and to carry 40 lbs., a willingness to do light or infrequent moderate manual labor. Works both campuses, as assigned. Willing to work flexible hours. Must have, a valid NM driver's license, current auto insurance, and the ability to tow a trailer.


To apply, e-mail PDFs of the following: 1) a short statement of interest, 2) your resume, and 3) a list of three references to Please note in your subject line that you are responding to the “Facilities Team Member" for Santa Fe Institute.


The Santa Fe Institute is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We actively seek and encourage applications from minorities, women, and people with disabilities.