Goodwill Industries of The Valleys, Inc.

Custodial/Janitorial Worker

Job ID
2017-2155
US-VA-Roanoke
Enclave - Poff Federal Building
Category
Janitorial/Custodial

Overview

Employees of Goodwill go to work each day just like everyone else. They stock shelves in retail stores, drive trucks, balance spreadsheets in accounting, manage people and much more. They earn their paycheck just like everyone else. But at the same time they are also earning a second paycheck. They are helping fund, through their work, training and job programs what will put people with employment barriers in our community back to work.

 

Goodwill currently has an opening for a Custodial/Janitorial worker. The primary function is to perform custodial/janitorial tasks, and to clean and maintain assigned facility(s). 

Responsibilities

  • Must have basic knowledge of acceptable cleaning standards related to the cleaning and maintenance of the agencies facilities and of the facilities of contracting customers where custodial/janitorial services are provided.
  • Must be able to operate custodial/janitorial equipment such as buffers, carpet cleaners, floor strippers and other applicable cleaning equipment to maintain the cleanliness of the facility in which they work.
  • Must exhibit the ability to communicate with the staff and co-workers in an appropriate and ethical manner.
  • As a staff person is responsible for the safety of those workers in his/her charge via implementation of the safety procedures and policies of the organization.
  • Adherence to OSHA standards in relation to the proper use of chemicals and equipment involved in the day-to-day completion of custodial cleaning tasks.

Qualifications

Experience, Competencies and Education

A minimum of high school diploma or its equivalent.  A minimum of two years working experience in a custodial service based position with experience in custodial cleaning practices.

 

Language Skills

Ability to read, analyze and interpret the most complex documents relating to business services.  Ability to respond effectively to the most sensitive inquires or complaints.

 

Mathematical Skills

Ability to perform basic mathematical equations.

 

Reasoning Ability

Ability to apply principles of logical thinking of a wide range of practical problems.   Ability to deal with a variety of abstract or concrete variables.

 

CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS:

  • Valid State of Virginia driver’s license and proof of insurance required to drive personal car on company business. 
  • Additionally, 3+ point DMV record required to drive company vehicle. 
  • Exposure Control for Blood borne Pathogens training
  • Asbestos Awareness Training
  • OSHA GHS Hazardous Communications – safety data sheets

 

“Helping people and families in our communities achieve a better life through work and independence.”

 

Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.

 

Goodwill offers a competitive salary and benefits for full time employees such as medical, dental, vision, life, retirement, educational reimbursement, EAP, STD, LTD, and PTO. We offer retirement and EAP benefits for part time employees.

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