Custodian - Evanston Center, Denver, Colorado

August 14, 2017

OVERALL PURPOSE: The custodian will maintain the cleanliness and appearance of The Evanston Center for Spiritual Wholeness and Healing by being attentive and thorough in working, cleaning, and tidying the premises, as well as maintaining building security and preventing vandalism. The Evanston Center is a mission site of University Park UMC designed to be inclusive, intercultural, interfaith and intergenerational. It provides sacred and safe opportunities for individual and communal discoveries, liberation, actualization, healing, and wholeness. The custodian will support this mission by working to create a welcoming and safe environment for the community participants of the Evanston Center.
ACCOUNTABILITY:  The Custodian reports directly to the Director of Wholeness and Healing. An annual performance review will be conducted by the Director with input from the Senior Pastor of University Park United Methodist Church.

QUALIFICATIONS: The following are the minimum requirements for this position:

  • Experience in a custodian role focused on building upkeep
  • In-depth knowledge of standard cleaning procedures
  • Keen eye for detail
  • Diligent commitment to caring for and preserving the Center facilities
  • Reliable and flexible with ability to work some weekends
  • Ability to lift up to 70 lbs.
  • Light repair and maintenance skills are helpful but not required

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: The duties and responsibilities of this position will include the following:
  • Clean and sanitize restroom facilities and fixtures including sinks, urinals and toilets; wash windows, mirrors and walls; replenish supplies in restrooms; clear minor drain blockages as necessary
  • Clean and sanitize kitchen fixtures and appliances; replenish supplies in kitchen; clear minor drain blockages as necessary
  • Sweep and mop floors; vacuum and shampoo carpets
  • Dust furniture, woodwork, fixtures, and equipment
  • Clean countertops and tables
  • Empty, clean and sanitize waste receptacles
  • Perform regular inspections of the exterior of the building, checking for maintenance and safety concerns
  • Remove graffiti from surfaces as necessary
  • As needed, move and arrange furniture and equipment to set up rooms for Center events
  • Assist in maintaining custodial closet; organize and maintain supplies and equipment as necessary
  • Coordinate with the Administrative Assistant to order supplies as needed
  • Identify and report building maintenance needs to the Director
  • Disarm and secure alarms; ensure lights are properly turned off; ensure building is locked and safeguarded against unauthorized use
  • Communicate with the community participants of the Evanston Center in a friendly and welcoming manner
  • Perform related duties as required
SCHEDULE: A normal workweek consists of 5 days per week, 2 hours per day (10 hours per week total)

Submission Deadline: August 21, 2017

Contact: Jessica Place

Address: 2122 South Lafayette St Denver CO 80210

Phone: 303-722-7217

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