Berwick Academy, a PK-12 grade day school is South Berwick, Maine, seeks a full time responsible school custodian to maintain and protect our facilities. The ideal candidate will be experienced in this role focused on building up keep. They will have great physical endurance to cover a large and vast campus. A keen eye for detailing and diligence are also imperative in this custodial maintenance position.
Some of the responsibilities include but are not limited to the assurance that all academic and administrative spaces on campus are ready for the next academic day by mopping, sweeping, and vacuuming as well as the removal of trash and recycling in all areas on campus. Other tasks include washing and sanitizing toilets, sinks, and showers in our many locker rooms/restrooms and training facilities. These duties will involve restocking disposables (i.e. paper products and sanitizers/soaps) and wiping down interior and exterior glass/mirrors. Working knowledge of industrial cleaning equipment and appliances are also a must. These pieces of equipment and tools include vacuums, brooms, mops, extractors, high speed buffers, and auto scrubbers used for stripping, cleaning, buffing, and applying floor finishes to hard surface floors as well as shampooing carpets. The role of this individual will extend into assisting with facility related setups that include meetings, classrooms, conferences, events etc., as well as occasionally assisting in snow removal operations from sidewalks, lifting heavy items, and moving tables and chairs. This may require the flexibility/ability to work some weekends.
An important part of this role will also include securing the facilities after operating hours by locking doors and closing window in assigned buildings. This includes reporting unauthorized occupants. As an employee of the school there is the expectation that the individual will enforce and support the policies established by Berwick Academy and its facilities department.
Berwick Academy is located approximately one hour north of Boston in the beautiful seacoast area of southern maine and southern New Hampshire. The Berwick campus spans roughly 80 acres and includes 10 academic buildings, 2 administrative as well as 5 residential structures. Our student body commute from 68 communities that include the states of Maine, New Hampshire and Massachusetts.
This position begins immediately. Interested candidates should contact Jason Murray, Director of Facilities at firstname.lastname@example.org