Custodian II (Full-Time)

Located in the Grand Crossing neighborhood of Chicago (78th and South Cottage Grove) New Life Covenant Southeast is looking for skilled janitorial and maintenance/repair professionals with at least one year of experience to join our team as a full-time custodian. This position is responsible for the care and stewardship of eight buildings on three campuses through performing maintenance, security, and housekeeping activities.

What you will do:

  • Make general maintenance repairs to ensure the appearance of facilities is in optimal condition.

  • Perform cleaning services, including restrooms, cleaning furniture, trash removal/disposal; janitorial upkeep functions such as wash interior and exterior windows, clean blinds, shampoo carpets, and wash walls; maintain grounds such as removing snow or debris from sidewalks; cutting grass, bushes, trees; removing weeds, etc.

  • Perform general security functions such as: locking and unlocking assigned buildings, securing building when facilities are not in use, checking for unlocked doors and windows and unauthorized occupants.

  • Assist with the setup of facilities for services, meetings, classes, conferences and events as scheduled. Move furniture, equipment, supplies and tools.

What you will need:

  • High School diploma (or GED) required or equivalent work experience.

  • At least 1 year of experience in maintenance/repairs and janitorial position.

  • Valid driver’s license.

  • Ability to perform strenuous physical tasks, climb ladders, work outdoors, bending, pushing, moving, lifting, standing and walking.

  • Ability to follow instructions regarding the use of chemicals and supplies. In addition to safely operate vehicles, power tools and other job-related equipment.

Interested? Send us your resume for consideration! This position will be filled soon!

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $13.00 - $15.00 /hour

Justin Carey