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Custodian On Call

Scheduled Work Week:

  • 1st Shift - 7:00 am - 3:30 pm
  • 2nd Shift - 3:30 pm - 12:00 am
  • 3rd Shift - 11:30 pm - 8:00 am

Job Summary:

Responsible for performing routine tasks associated with daily cleaning and maintenance of The Riverside Church and all of its facilities.

Essential Job Responsibilities:

  • Sweep and mop and scrub floors, stairs and other surfaces.
  • Use light and heavy equipment (industrial type) floor machines and attachments.
  • Scrub, strip, wax and polish floors using power scrubber and buffers.
  • Vacuum rugs in offices and public areas. Shampoo rugs periodically using heavy vacuum cleaner and rug shampooing machine.
  • Clean and dust furniture, exhibit cases, pictures, door trim and chalkboards.
  • Remove, wash and replace Venetian blinds and wash ceiling light fixtures.
  • Wash window sills, glass in corridor doors, glass in telephone booths and glass in entrance doors.
  • Wash and clean interior walls.
  • Clean and service lavatories, toilet rooms and rest rooms.
  • Replace liners in wastebaskets and trash containers
  • Collect and put out garbage for Sanitation Dept. pickup.
  • Set up and break down various rooms for church programs and outside events.
  • Move heavy furniture, supplies and miscellaneous equipment as directed.
  • Turn off lights, lock doors to rooms and offices.
  • Report items which need repairs.
  • Sweep and shovel snow from steps and walks of church
  • Lawn maintenance
  • Do laundry (tablecloths, towels, etc.)
  • Replace ordinary burnt out light bulbs (incandescent type)
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Experience and Education Requirements:

  • High school diploma, preferred
  • Minimum 2 - 5 years of facilities maintenance experience
  • Working knowledge of cleaning equipment and cleaning chemicals
  • Demonstrated ability to multi-task
  • Demonstrated ability to set up and break down rooms for events
  • Demonstrated ability to move heavy furniture, supplies and miscellaneous equipment
  • Punctual, follows instructions, responds to management direction and solicits feedback to improve performance.
  • Working knowledge of The Riverside Church.
  • Ability to behave within the Staff Vision of The Riverside Church- "Love is our Aim and Mutual Respect our Pathway".
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