St. Mark’s Weekend Facilities Coordinator is a crucial position for St. Mark’s Episcopal Church and School. While this position encompasses many different duties, its primary function is to assure Church and School weekend activities are prepared, supported, and function smoothly.
The Church and School have many weekend events that need setup, custodial care, and minor maintenance support. These events change each week, with the exception of Sunday Church services, classes, and Youth Group, which are consistently scheduled.
Skills and Aptitudes:
Computer literate including Outlook, Google Docs, and temperature control software
Adequate knowledge of cleaning and caring of a building and grounds
Disciplined in organizing, preparing, and performing tasks
Pleasant to all parties, eager to complete work, general upbeat disposition
Work independently without direct supervision
Recognize problem areas and react accordingly
Manage time and juggle multiple tasks and projects
Communicate clearly with staff, members, students, guests
Comprehend instructions and take direction
Workaround adults and children
Manage stress and maintain composure in a hectic and fast-paced environment
Normal physical mobility and coordination include movement from place to place such as climbing stairs and ladders.
Ability to reach and bend, push/pull, and lift and carry objects within a weight up to 50 pounds. Ability to assist with handling objects in excess of 50 pounds.
Normal dexterity of hands and fingers.
Must be able to work outdoors in seasonal conditions.
15-20 hours on Saturdays and Sundays, 52 weekends each year. Flexibility on weekend days is required. Hours could range from 7:00–8:00 am (consistently) and, on occasion, last until 10:00 pm.
Average hours could be:
Saturday 8:00 am 1:00 pm
Sunday 7:00 am to 6:00 pm (with break)
Some Saturday and Sunday evening events begin after 6 pm.
Holy Week, Easter Vigil, Christmas Eve are services that begin after 6 pm. Christmas Eve and Easter Day services are large and require extra manpower. These dates are required for this position when they land on Friday night through Sunday night.
Interested candidates should complete our Staff Application at www.stmes.org/careers.
The community of St. Mark's Episcopal School celebrates the uniqueness of each child. We are stewards of our students' intellectual curiosity, faith, and passion for discovery. We cultivate joy, playfulness, and growth in a child-centered environment. Located in the West University Place neighborhood of Houston, St. Mark’s serves 450 students from two-year-olds through 8th grade. St. Mark's is an engaging community of learners where the school partners with its families in preparing each student for the path that lies ahead through a stimulating, whole-child school experience. Through offerings in athletics, performing and visual arts, technology, Spanish, and a robust curriculum, St. Mark's prepares its graduates for the many high school options Houston offers, and successfully places its students in high schools which best fit each.
St. Mark's is an Episcopal school, and as part of the St. Mark's Episcopal Church parish, is known as a community environment and second home to over 350 families. The school is committed to its positive relationship with families, believing strongly in the power of a fully engaged dynamic between school and home. As a place where children are kno...wn, teachers understand what it means to meet children where they are, which plays a crucial role in fostering each child's spirit.