Job Opening

Schweitzer UMCUncategorized

Part-time Maintenance/Custodian Job Description

(15 to 20 Hours per week)

We are looking for a proactive, efficient individual who possesses or is willing to learn light maintenance/upkeep of our building and a respect for the religious and cultural beliefs of others.

Church Custodian Responsibilities:

  • Working with other maintenance team members and church staff to ensure that all areas are cleaned and stocked with necessary items.
  • Observing proper chemical handling procedures when working with cleaning agents, including wearing gloves, goggles, or masks and following written or verbal instructions.
  • Observe proper safety protocol at all times.
  • Performing light maintenance, such as changing light bulbs, changing filters, painting and making minor repairs.
  • Performing custodial duties includes carpet cleaning, vacuuming, sweeping and wiping down surfaces.
  • Assisting with event preparations, setup/tear down tables and chairs and clean up.
  • Interacting with church staff and visitors in a respectful, positive manner.

Church Custodian Requirements:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent.
  • Custodial and Maintenance experience helpful but not required.
  • Ability to lift and carry up to 50 lbs.; Ability to walk and stand for long periods of time; Ability to climb stairs and ladders proficiently.
  • Strong communication, comprehension, and interpersonal skills.
  • Motivation to work independently and with others.

Must be able to work occasional Saturdays for special events.

Applications available in the church office at 2747 E. Sunshine Springfield MO.