Light Maintenance Worker – P/T

Categories: Employment

The Light Maintenance Worker will perform general repairs and minor maintenance duties in maintaining the buildings in a clean, orderly and functional condition.  The position will provide assistance to staff, visitors, and others as necessary.  Hours are 28 hours per week; 11:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Monday, Wednesday and Friday and 10 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Tuesday and Thursday.

Some essential functions and responsibilities include:

·         Clean floors and surfaces using prescribed cleaning methods and procedures.
·         Mix appropriate proportions of cleaning and disinfecting materials following safety protocols.
·         Dust, mop, and sweep offices and common spaces.
·         Clean and disinfect areas as per scope of work.
·         Empty trash receptacles.
·         Inform supervisor if any supplies are needed or any cleaning equipment that may need of repair or replacement.
·         Inform supervisor of any building or facility hazards.
·         Maintain a clean and organized storage area for cleaning equipment and supplies.
·         Maintain a courteous working relationship with building staff, clients and volunteers.
·         Painting touch up of all common areas may be required.  Responsible to inspect areas that need paint and advise supervisor.
·         Complete daily work orders as scheduled.
·         Maintain assigned equipment in good working condition.
·         Properly perform casual labor such as lifting/moving heavy items as directed by supervisors and following appropriate safety procedures.
·         Perform minor building repairs including plumbing requests, replacing light bulbs, and cleaning air filters.
·         Secure building and offices as appropriate.
·         Set alarm if applicable and secure main entry door.
·         Other duties as needed based on scope of work.

Requirements for the position include: 

·         High school diploma or equivalent required.
·         1 – 3 years’ experience in building/office cleaning and maintenance work.
·         Ability to take directions well and an eye for detail.
·         Able to adjust priorities and maintain composure in a fast-paced environment.
·         Willing to tackle unfamiliar tasks and problem-solve.
·         Self-driven and detail-oriented with assertive follow-up.
·         Strong verbal and written communication skills.
·         Ability to acquire job skills within 3 months of on-the-job training.
·         Ability to lift and carry objects weighing up to 25 pounds.