Custodian/Janitor

Buffalo; HAMBURG; LOCKPORT; NIAGARA FALLS; EAST AMHERST; CHEEKTOWAGA; TONAWANDA; WILLIAMSVILLE; DEPEW; WEST SENECA, NY, NY

*2,000 Bonus*

Title: Custodian/Janitor

Reports to: Outreach Program Manager

FLSA Status: Non-Exempt

Hearts for the Homeless, a faith based non-profit, was founded in 1990 with a mission to serve the chronic homeless as well as other underserved populations. Hearts is able to fund its mission through donor support and entrepreneurial ventures such as the thrift store operation and donated goods recycling program. The red clothing donation bins provide items that are given away to those in need. Donated items are also turned into dollars which support outreach programs such as the mobile soup kitchen and food pantry.

Position Summary and Overview: 

The Facilities Maintenance Coordinator must be a team oriented individual capable of working in a fast paced, dynamic environment. Facilities Maintenance Coordinator duties include cleaning, building maintenance, operating a bale machine and a forklift. The Facilities Maintenance Coordinator must have excellent time-management and multi-tasking skills. 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

Cleaning work spaces, offices, kitchen, warehouse and garage.

Building maintenance

Take out the garbage and recycling

Snow removal

Operating bale machine

Operating forklift

Manage and empty bottle and can returns

Clean bottle and can machines

Proper storing of bottles and cans

Light carpentry

Light painting and drywalling 

Other responsibilities as directed by the Program Manager

Work Environment & Physical Requirements:

Must be able to work on your feet up to eight hours a day.

Must be able to lift products (boxes, bags, product) weighing up to 60 pounds.

Qualifications: the requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required to perform the job.

Team work, good communication skills to work closely within the department.

Heavy lifting.

Excellent communication, organizational and multitasking skills.

Requires good attendance and punctuality. Must have reliable transportation.

Drivers license is required

Forklift certification preferred

Own and be able to utilize a smart phone required

Hiring is conditional upon passing a drug test and background check

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $17.00 to $19.00 per hour 

Benefits:

Dental insurance

Flexible spending account

Health insurance

Health savings account

Life insurance

Paid time off

Vision insurance

401K

Schedule:

8 hour shift

Day shift; Monday-Friday

Experience:

Work experience 5 years

Work Location:

Multiple locations

Work Remotely:

No