Ascension Lutheran Church in Milwaukee is in search of a part-time Custodian to ensure that the building and grounds are safe, clean and prepared for church activities, tenants and events.
- Adhere to proper safety measures for cleaning, lifting, moving and operating equipment.
- Perform daily cleaning tasks in assigned areas in and around the church building making certain that all areas of the building and grounds are maintained in a clean, sanitary and orderly condition.
- Set up and take down tables, chairs, etc. for events.
- Open the building and/or secure the building at day’s end. Deep clean according to need and season.
- Identify maintenance problems and report them to the Building and Operation Supervisor.
- Assure safety during inclement weather by shoveling snow, salting walkways and keeping entry areas clear.
- Take steps to address potential safety problems and/or report them to the Building and Operation Supervisor.
- Monitor and alert leadership of groups using the building to potential cleaning/safety problems.
- Support leadership of groups using the building by responding to cleaning/equipment needs.
- Keep cleaning equipment clean and securely stored.
- Participate in training provided to ensure proper use of equipment/systems. Attend a scheduled staff meeting.
- Participate in training sessions.
- Able to speak, write and read English. Second language fluency is a plus.
- High School diploma, GED, or 1-2 years custodial experience is desired or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
- Ability to organize and prioritize duties.
- Flexibility regarding work schedule in order to meet the needs of the church.
- Ability to interact and relate to members, staff, outside group members and visitors in a positive, courteous, pleasant and helpful way.
- Able to work alone.
- Able to follow directions.
- Able to pass a drug screen and criminal background check.
- Reliable transportation.
- Able to lift 50 lbs.
- Able to safely use and care for power equipment and small hand tools.
- Able to work in inclement weather conditions
- Able to climb and manage a step ladder.
- Good work ethic (punctual and responsible)
- Understands the positive impact good custodial work has in creating a pleasing and hospitable atmosphere for those who occupy and use Ascension facilities.
Interested applicants, please send a cover letter and resume to Pastor Logan Vang at firstname.lastname@example.org.