Do you want to use your skills and talents to make a lasting difference in the world? The Salvation Army is the fourth largest charity in the United States and is an international organization based on Biblical principles created to help people in need. We are mission-driven, diverse, collaborative, and focused on positive results for people. Join us in making a difference.
POSITION TITLE: Janitor
LOCATION/DEPT: Pathway Forward Program
REPORTS TO: Program Supervisor
FLSA CATEGORY: Non-Exempt
STATUS TYPE: Full-Time
The Janitor maintains Unit 1 as a clean, sanitary, and tidy environment. Responsible for the care and storage of custodial tools, supplies, and equipment. Makes repairs, paints, cleans, and maintains records on the facility.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND REPONSIBILITIES
Cleans and orders common areas daily, on the established schedule.
Supervises work crews when required.
Monitors the premises for fire hazards and immediately reports same.
Repairs, refinishes, and paints as directed.
Ensures that bulbs light and that washrooms are appropriately stocked.
Maintains orderly and secure storage for: resident property; tools, equipment, and parts, janitorial supplies, toxic, hazardous, and flammable materials, resident paper products, and hygiene items; office, program, and holiday supplies, stored furnishings, donated items, and miscellaneous property.
Handles linen exchange.
Performs special assignments as directed.
All other duties as assigned.
A high school diploma or a G.E.D. is required.
Four years of experience in custodial or janitorial work is required.
Ability to make minor plumbing, electrical and carpentry repairs.
Ability to do quality painting.
Ability to move from task to task with little or no supervision.
Valid Drivers license and the ability to pass the Salvation Army MVR check.
Supportive of the mission of the Salvation Army.
PHYSICAL DEMANDS/WORK ENVIRONMENT
This position is required to do light to moderate physical work and must occasionally lift and/or move up to 100lbs.
In order to successfully perform the essential functions of this position, the employee is regularly required to use standard janitorial equipment.
This employee is required to drive.
The work environment for this position is a residential environment with a low to moderate noise level.
The Salvation Army is an Equal Opportunity Employer
Applicants with disabilities may contact us at (773)725-1100 for additional information or assistance with the application process.
About Metropolitan - Pathway Forward Program (Corrections Service)
The Salvation Army, an international movement, is an evangelical part of the universal Christian church. Its message is based on the Bible. Its ministry is motivated by the love of God. Its mission is to preach the gospel of Jesus Christ and to meet human needs in His name without discrimination.