Staff Positions

General Statement of Duties:
Performs routine building cleaning duties; does related work as required.
Distinguishing Features of the Class:
This is routine work requiring efficient performance of simple cleaning tasks under general supervision.  The work of employees in this class involves only the thorough execution of tasks which follow a well-established routine.
Typical Work Activities (illustrative only):
  • Dusts chairs, tables, desks and other furniture;
  • Washes windows, walls, woodwork, water closets, tubs and bowls;
  • Sweeps, mops and washes floors;
  • Gathers and disposes of refuse;
  • Cleans and polishes furniture and brass.
Required Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
Some knowledge of cleaning methods, materials and equipment; ability to understand and follow simple oral and written directions; ability to get along well with others; ability to read and write; thoroughness; cleanliness; good physical condition.
Acceptable Experience & Training:
None is required, but some experience in building cleaning work is desirable.
Shift:      3:00 - 11:30 pm
Salary:   $14.51/hr 
Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until position is filled.
For consideration, email with the corresponding job title as the subject line. Please include a cover letter, resume, and the names and numbers of 3 professional references. 
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Distinguishing Features of the Class:

Performs a variety of skilled duties or assists a journeyman tradesman.  This is a broad class covering many types of work.  It may involve responsibility for serving as a a helper to a journeyman tradesman or for independently performing maintenance repair work.  A working knowledge of one or more trades is necessary; a Senior Building Maintenance Worker uses the skilled journeyman techniques for a considerable portion of his time.  In addition, the work may involve the operation of a truck, automobile, or other related equipment.  Work is performed under general supervision.

Typical Work Activities (The examples of work listed below are intended to show the varied activities included within the class, but should not be considered as representative of an individual position.  Generally, positions of Senior Building Maintenance Worker perform most of the assignments described below):

    Performs skilled work in masonry, carpentry, electrical or painting;
    Helps, installs and repairs wiring systems and electrical fixtures and equipment;
    Repairs and installs windows, doors, floors, walls, and other parts of building;
    Does interior and exterior painting where quantity rather than fine quality of work performed is the principal     object;
    Helps to install and repair general plumbing equipment such as sinks, toilets and baths;
    Assists in cleaning and repairing boilers, pumps, heaters, pipe lines, valves and traps;
    Performs installation and repair work on the water and sewer systems;
    Mixes plaster and concrete and assists or performs general masonry duties;
    Oils and greases cranes, compressors, hoists and related machinery;
    Repairs, rebuilds and refinishes recreation equipment;
    Assists in the conditioning and maintenance of athletic and recreation equipment including fields and other     playing surfaces;
    Resurfaces blackboards;
    Operates trucks, automobiles and compressors and other motorized equipment;
    Takes part in general grounds maintenance activities;
    Serves as a general handyman in performing a variety of duties.

Full Performance Knowledge, Skills, Abilities & Personal Characteristics:
Good knowledge of building and general maintenance and repair practices; knowledge of the practices and techniques of the standard trades; mechanical aptitude; industry; good physical condition; dependability; manual dexterity.

Minimum Qualifications:
Three years of experience in general building maintenance or heavy construction or building trade work or in one or more of the following standard trades such as carpentry, plumbing, electrical etc.; or any equivalent combination of training and experience

Salary $38,205
12 month – 40 hours a week

Application review begins on 8/14/15 and continues until position is filled.

For consideration, email with the corresponding job title as the subject line. Please include a cover letter, resume, and the names and numbers of 3 professional references.

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