In accordance with Source America and the AbilityOne Commission, the Arc Jefferson – St. Lawrence invites applications from people that have documented disabilities that would inhibit their ability to obtain and maintain normal competitive employment. It is a primary purpose of these contracts to provide opportunities to people with disabilities and priority consideration will be given to those candidates with documented disabilities (physical, intellectual/developmental, mental health, substance abuse, etc).
POSITION TYPE/EXPECTED HOURS OF WORK – Part time - up to 24 hours per week. Between 6:30am and 3:00pm Monday-Sunday as scheduled; holiday work, depending on needs related to the contract.
REPORTS TO – Supervisor Custodial Services
QUALIFICATIONS - Experience in janitorial work preferred. Must be able to lift up to 50 lbs without assistance. Must be capable of moving up and down stairs without difficulty. Must be capable of working on feet for extended periods of time. Must provide your own transportation to work. Must be able to read and identify SDS sheets and various chemical labels and markings. Must be willing to learn proper use of cleaning agents and usage of various supplies. Must be willing to learn proper maintenance and safety features of both light and heavy custodial equipment.
WORK AUTHORIZATION/SECURITY CLEARANCE – Authorized to work in the United States and pass all agency background clearances as well as federal background clearance.
SUMMARY/OBJECTIVE - Perform general cleaning tasks and maintain work areas as assigned.
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS – Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
- Use high and low speed maintenance equipment as assigned.
- Use carpet cleaning equipment as assigned.
- Trash removal.
- Sweep/mop/dust/vacuum as assigned.
- Wet mop.
- Perform restroom disinfectant and cleaning as assigned.
- Perform floor stripping and waxing applications.
- Wash windows.
- Monitor use of equipment and report any malfunctions or problems to supervisor.
- Practice “Safety First”.
TRAVEL – Must provide their own transportation to and from work. Some travel may be required between work sites, as per the need of the contract or agency requirements.
WORK ENVIRONMENT - This job operates in a professional federal building site at the Massena, NY Land Port of Entry.
PHYSICAL DEMANDS - While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to stand; walk; lift; bend and stoop; use hands to finger, handle or feel; and reach with hands and arms. Work may require lifting, pushing, or pulling in excess of 50 pounds.
OTHER DUTIES – This job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.
Effective as of 10/01/2021:
Wages are $14.33 per hour plus $4.23 additional health and welfare benefit paid.
The Arc Jefferson - St. Lawrence is an Equal Opportunity Employer: Disabled/Veteran
In compliance with the Executive Order on Ensuring Adequate COVID Safety Protocols for Federal Contractors, The Arc Jefferson – St. Lawrence is adopting the policy that all employees on Federal Contracts or associated with Federal Contracts must be vaccinated or in process of being vaccinated prior to beginning work. Only where there is a bonafide need for a medical accommodation or a sincerely held religious belief will there be an exemption made as long as such an accommodation does not pose an undue hardship or pose a direct threat to the health and safety of others.