Discover Goodwill of Southern and Western Colorado

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Janitor, Schriever AFB

at Discover Goodwill of Southern and Western Colorado

Posted: 11/17/2017
Job Status: Full Time
Job Reference #: 9b4314c9-1a5e-4cd3-ab67-f2cf58d4dfec
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Job Description

Opportunity Snapshot

Discover Goodwill of Southern and Western Colorado is dedicated to helping people reach their highest level of personal and economic independence.  With over 1,000 employees and numerous diverse programs, Goodwill is a service-oriented organization focused on maximizing individual abilities.

You will perform specific assigned janitorial duties at our numerous Commercial Sites while working to ensure Goodwill standards are met or exceeded.  We prefer you are a team player and a professional who is willing to "roll up your sleeves!”

This position is part of the nation’s AbilityOne Program.  AbilityOne is one of the largest sources of employment for people who are blind or have significant disabilities.  Through nonprofit agencies (such as Discover Goodwill), the program provides products and services such as janitorial and commercial laundry.  The program also requires that 75% of the services provided are to be completed by individuals who meet the AbilityOne requirements (blind or have significant disabilities).  If you feel you meet the requirements to work on an AbilityOne contract and are interested in providing our services, please let us know by applying today.

Here’s more about this this specific position:

Schedule: Full-Time 5:30am - 2:00pm

We Are Seeking

  • A high-energy, positive thinker
  • 1 year previous custodial experience preferred.
  • A candidate for Janitorial crew may be disqualified if they have a criminal record for illegal drug use or sale, financial fraud, identity theft, physical abuse, crimes involving violence and/or theft.
  • Our Federal government contracts require that 75% of our workforce have a documented disability.

In This Role You Will:

  • Work with a team
  • Sweep and mop floors
  • Clean buildings by emptying trash, sweeping, and cleaning surfaces
  • Clean and disinfect
  • Vacuuming/Shampoo clean carpets
  • Use cleaning solutions to remove stains and clean surfaces
  • Mix various cleaning agents
  • Clean windows, glass partitions, and mirrors, using soapy water or other cleaners, sponges, and squeegees
  • Dust furniture and scrub surfaces clean
  • Apply wax to coat floors and buff
  • Stripping and top scrubbing floors
  • Clean and service restrooms with mops and disinfectants
  • May move heavy items such as furniture
  • Identify and report possible repairs
  • Monitor building security and safety by performing such tasks as locking doors after operating hours
  • Help provide a safe working environment for you, customers and fellow employees 

Keys to Success

To excel in this role, you must conduct yourself in a professional manner conducive to a product work environment, demonstrate good judgment, show yourself to be responsible and show initiative. You also will need to take a hands-on approach and contribute beyond your job description, as everyone at Goodwill does. In addition, in order to be an outstanding custodian, you will:

  • Communicate effectively
  • Embrace the Goodwill vision and mission
  • Have the ability to lift, bend, stoop, walk and stand for extended periods of time
  • Able to lift heavy items up to 50 lbs, if required.

If this sounds like the right mix of challenge and opportunity for you, and you meet the minimum qualifications, we want to hear from you!

Work Schedule: Schedule: Full-Time 5:30am - 2:00pm

Physical Requirements

Attachment to Job Description

 

Position304 Janitor, Ability One                                                      Dept Number:  2030

 

 

Continuously

Frequently

Occasionally

Never

 

5-8 hours

3-4 hours

1-2 hours

0

LIFTING: (as defined by ADA)

 

 

 

 

Heavy:  45 lbs & over

 

 

X

 

Moderate:  15-44 lbs

 

 

X

 

Light:  14 lbs & under

 

X

 

 

CARRYING:

 

 

 

 

Heavy:  45 lbs & over

 

 

X

 

Moderate:  15-44 lbs

 

 

X

 

Light:  14 lbs & under

 

X

 

 

PUSHING/PULLING:

 

 

X

 

REACHING:

 

 

 

 

Above Shoulder

 

 

X

 

At Shoulder

 

 

X

 

Below Shoulder

 

X

 

 

TWISTING:

 

 

X

 

BENDING:

 

 

X

 

KNEELING/CRAWLING:

 

 

X

 

SQUAT:

 

 

X

 

CLIMBING:

 

 

 

 

Use of legs only (stairs)

 

 

X

 

CLIMBING:

 

 

 

 

Use of arms & legs (ladders)

 

 

X

 

HEARING:

X

 

 

 

VISION:

 

 

 

 

Visual – close

X

 

 

 

Visual – distant

X

 

 

 

Visual - depth perception

 

X

 

 

HANDS/FINGERS:

 

 

 

 

Simple grasping

X

 

 

 

Fine Manipulation

 

X

 

 

Repetitive Movements

 

X

 

 

WALKING:

 

X

 

 

STANDING:

 

X

 

 

SITTING:

 

X

 

 

SPEAKING:

 

x

 

 

OTHER:  Please describe:

 

 

 

 

Discover Goodwill of Southern & Western Colorado is an Equal Opportunity Employer dedicated to employing qualified individuals including those with disabilities and/or protected veterans without regards to discrimination. 

To promote a Safe & Drug-free Workplace, a pre-employment screening may be conducted. Candidates may be disqualified for criminal history regarding drug use or sale, financial fraud, identity theft, abuse, violence, and/or theft.

Discover Goodwill participates in E-Verify. For more information on E-Verify, please contact DHS: 888-897-7781 or www.dhs.gov/E-Verify

Application Instructions

Please click on the link below to apply for this position. A new window will open and direct you to apply at our corporate careers page. We look forward to hearing from you!