SarasotaFLRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Sarasota jobs

Janitor (50013-50014)

Company: Lutheran Services Florida
Location: Sarasota
Posted on: May 11, 2022

Job Description:

Lutheran Services Florida (LSF) envisions a world where children are safe, families are strong and communities are vibrant.LSF is looking for a talented Janitor who would like to make an impact in the lives of others.Purpose & Impact:Performs cleaning and maintenance activities, including dusting, mopping, finishing, and buffing floors, vacuuming and shampooing carpets, cleaning and restocking restrooms. Ensures that the facility is clean, safe, and functional.Essential Functions:

  • Cleans the facility on a daily basis and ensures that assigned areas are clean and free of hazards. Cleans classrooms, hallways, floors, rooms, bathrooms, offices, entrances, etc.
  • Performs routine maintenance of building and grounds during program breaks and more often as needed.
  • Reports safety, sanitation, and fire hazards to supervisor and/or staff person in charge of facilities.
  • Performs outdoor tasks such as sweeping steps, porches, and drives, maintaining parking lot, mowing lawns, trimming shrubs and trees, raking gravel or leaves, clearing parking areas, etc.
  • Maintains cooperative relationships with Center staff and Operations staff.
  • Attends safety and operational training as directed.
  • Performs other related duties as assigned.Other Functions:
    • Able to react to change productively and handle other essential tasks as assigned.
    • Develop and maintain effective communication and working relationships with staff, co-workers, physicians, and youth.
    • Provides support and empathy to youth.
    • Learn shelter policies, procedures and guidelines.
    • Strong interpersonal and communications skills; preferably bilingual in Spanish.
    • Ability to work with a team.
    • Must complete the Dream Center orientation and all required background checks.Physical Requirements:
      • Must be able to lift at least 45 lbs. Reasonable accommodation may be made for otherwise qualified persons with disabilities.
      • Must have the ability to remain in standing position for extended periods of the workdayEducation:High school diploma or G.E.D.Experience:This is entry-level position. - Some experience in cleaning and maintaining childcare or educational facilities preferred.Skills:
        • Ability to understand verbal instructions.
        • Ability to understand and follow safety procedures.
        • Ability to operate vacuums and other related equipment.
        • Ability to safely use cleaning equipment and supplies.
        • Ability to use hand and power tools applicable to trade.
        • Ability to lift and manipulate heavy objects.
        • Ability to read, understand, follow, and enforce safety procedures.
        • Ability to understand written and verbal communications.Other:Must demonstrate sensitivity to our service population's cultural and socioeconomic characteristics and needs. -Principal Accountabilities:
          • Team player with staff, co-workers, physicians, and youth. -
          • Accurate, complete and timely submission of paperwork (including reports) to various entities.
          • Flexible and adapts to changes in workflow and environment.
          • Adherence to LSF personnel policies and procedures.Why work for LSF?LSF offers 60 programs across the state of Florida serving a wide range of populations in need. -Mission Driven -staff members become part of the LSF community while -transforming the lives of those in need. -Our staff additionally find -growth opportunities -as they explore areas of interest within the -organization. - -Amazing benefits package -including:
            • Medical, Dental and Vision
            • Teledoc (24/7 online access to Doctors)
            • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
            • Employer paid life insurance (1X salary)
            • 13 paid holidays + 1 floating holiday
            • Generous PTO policy (starting at 16 working days a year)
            • 403(b) Retirement plan with 3% discretionary employer match OR 3% student loan repayment reimbursement
            • Tuition reimbursementLutheran Services Florida embraces diversity, equity and inclusion in all business practices. LSF is proud to be an equal opportunity -employer.

Keywords: Lutheran Services Florida, Sarasota , Janitor (50013-50014), Other , Sarasota, Florida

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category
within


Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest Florida jobs by following @recnetFL on Twitter!

Sarasota RSS job feeds