About UPCAP




Employment Opportunities

Since 1961, UPCAP has established a rich legacy filled with accomplishments and achievements thanks to the efforts of staff, board members, partners, and consumers to serve its Mission & Vision.   View Background & History page.

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Current Job Postings



PT Site Manager/Maintenance

UPCAP is accepting applications for a part-time Site Manager/Maintenance Worker for the Empire Townhouses.   UPCAP is the Management Agent for this 18-unit multi-family apartment project in Empire, Michigan.

The Site Manager supports UPCAP's Housing Management division in providing decent, safe, and affordable housing.   As a highly visible representative of the agency, the Site Manager must, at all times, present a friendly and professional image to tenants, applicants, and the public.

Site Manager duties include but are not limited to:   processing tenant move-ins, move-outs, re-certifications, and complaints under Rural Development and HUD rules and regulations for multi-family housing projects.

Maintenance duties include but are not limited to:   building and apartment repairs, cleaning, and painting, as well as mowing and snow removal.

Interested individuals are encouraged to submit application, resume, and cover letter as instructed in the How to Apply section below.

Deadline: March 2, 2015



PT Community Corrections Work Crew Supevisor

UPCAP is accepting applications for a part-time Community Corrections Work Crew Supervisor in Delta County, Michigan.

The position is 24 hours per week, and includes some weekends.
Primary duties include:
• transportation and supervision of offenders in a community service work program,
• maintenance of program data,
• some report writing.

Ideal candidates will possess experience in supervising the offender population, a valid driver license, clean driving record, ability to pass a criminal history background check, and a demonstrated ability to perform complex maintenance tasks.

Interested individuals are encouraged to submit application, resume, and cover letter as instructed in the How to Apply section below.

Deadline: March 9, 2015



PT Maintenance & Grounds Worker

UPCAP is accepting applications for a part-time (20 hrs/wk) Maintenance & Grounds Worker for the Grand Marais area.

To qualify for consideration for this federally-funded Senior Employment Program, individuals must meet the following:
  • be 55 years of age or older
  • meet income and employment requirements
  • able to lift, push, or pull up to 50 lbs
  • able to stand for prolonged periods of time
  • able to work in hot and cold conditions
  • pass a criminal background check
  • be interested in learning and performing basic cleaning and maintenance skills

This is a training program and duties of the position will include but are not limited to: cleaning, shoveling, mowing, unit maintenance, and painting for the host agency located in Grand Marais.

Interested individuals are encouraged to submit application, resume, and cover letter as instructed in the How to Apply section below.

Deadline: Open until filled



How to Apply for UPCAP positions:

UPCAP requires a fully completed job application (link here), resume, and cover letter mailed to:

      UPCAP, Attn:   Executive Director, PO Box 606,   Escanaba, MI   49829
      or by fax (906)786-5853

Solicited and unsolicited submissions are accepted and will be kept on file for a period of one (1) year. View UPCAP 3.2 Recruiting & Hiring Policy.

UPCAP is an Equal Opportunity Employer & Provider - EOE