Janitor C
Job Details
SLHA Parkview - 4451 Forest Park - St. Louis, MO
Full Time

Job Scope: 

The Janitor C is responsible for maintaining the physical integrity of the property at all times. This involves insuring a safe and secure living environment for residents, visitors and staff. It is the duty of Janitor C to follow all directives given by the Community Manager. 


Duties and Responsibilities:  

  • Conduct all business in accordance with The Habitat Company’s policies and procedures, state and Federal Laws; e.g. OSHA, ADA, Fair Housing, etc.  

  • Perform activities to maintain the continuity of essential environmental services in order to guarantee resident comfort and security.  

  • Conduct building walk-downs daily and replace all burned out bulbs from hallways and stairwells and batteries in emergency lighting as needed  

  • Maintain curb appeal of the property at all times  

  • Trash-out vacant units within 48 hours  

  • Strip and Wax assigned floors quarterly  

  • Monitor supplies and advise supervisor of items needed as necessary  

  • Attend company meetings when requested  

  • All other duties as assigned  


Preventative Maintenance and Safety: 

  • Follows company guidelines in proper storage of chemicals maintaining Maintenance Data Sheets current and readily accessible  

  • Must be aware of the condition of physical property throughout the property and must immediately report unsafe conditions; e.g., broken steps, open holes, broken/burned out exterior lights, broken door locks, inoperable smoke detectors, gas leaks  

  • Instills a “safety first” attitude not only with maintenance but also with all residents  

  • Follows company guidelines for wearing safety items  



  • Assists in custodial work, including sweeping, mopping, vacuuming, emptying trash, cleaning windows, etc., in common areas  

  • Assists in grounds work when necessary  

  • Participates in a standby emergency schedule for evening, weekend, and holiday coverage  

  • Has knowledge regarding water and gas cutoffs, all apartments and fixtures cutoffs and sewer cleanouts  

  • Assists in apartments move in and move out inspections  

  • Complete unit trash-out within 48 hours  

  • Performs work area clean up and safety related duties  


Skills and Qualifications 

  • Excellent Customer Service skills 

  • Experience stripping and waxing floors 

  • Must have knowledge of industry safety standards 

  • Experience working in Residential communities preferred 

  • Full time maintenance or janitorial experience, or experience in related field, preferred