PART TIME Custodian/Facilities & Grounds Maintenance Worker
Location: Seattle, Washington
Type: Part Time
Salary: $20.00 to 22.00
depending on experience and qualifications
PART TIME Custodian/Facilities & Grounds Maintenance Worker Non-exempt, part timewith no health benefits 7 - 11P, Monday-Friday (or 5 - 9P/6 - 10P) $20.00 to 22.00/hour depending on experience and qualifications Start date July 2023
Our Mission Bertschi School educates children to become compassionate, confident, and creative learners in a global community.
Our Values We value integrity, inclusiveness, respect, and a commitment to renewable resources and sustainable practices.
Our Approach Bertschi School believes that students learn best when they are
safe and known in an inclusive community that values diverse perspectives
supported in developing social-emotional skills
provided academic choice and challenge at their “just right level”
engaged in meaningful work
encouraged to problem solve through inquiry, trial, and error
empowered to take risks and make change
given opportunities to collaborate and dialogue with a diverse group of learners
Our Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Statement Bertschi School values diversity and believes engaging our differences makes us better and stronger. We welcome and honor the unique contributions of people from all racial, ethnic, religious and socioeconomic backgrounds, gender identities, learning styles, physical abilities and sexual orientations. Our commitment to equity drives us to be inclusive and diverse in all areas of our school.
About Bertschi School Bertschi School, founded in 1975, is a Washington State approved elementary school serving students in grades pre-kindergarten to fifth. We are an accredited member of the Pacific Northwest Association of Independent Schools (NWAIS) and the National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS).
Position General Description The Custodian/Facilities & Grounds Maintenance Worker reports directly to the Facility Manager and assists in carrying out the daily custodial duties of the school buildings on campus and the general care and maintenance of the school grounds.
Assist in keeping the buildings and grounds well maintained and in good orderly condition
Performs heavy cleaning duties
Sweeps, mops, scrubs, and/or vacuums all floors
Gathers and empties trash, recycling, and compost
Cleans and disinfects sinks, toilets, urinals, dispensers, and fixtures in all bathrooms
Cleans and disinfects all bathroom floors and walls around toilets and urinals
Cleans all mirrors
Spot cleans all doors, door frames, light switches, and walls
Cleans all classroom sinks
Sweeps and spot mops all stairs and landings
Dust all fixtures, desks, display units, door frames, and window ledges
Clean and sanitize all water fountains and water bottle filling stations
Ensure safe use of all equipment
Assist in keeping all school equipment in good working order
Assist full time in all summer and school break projects such as painting and refurbishing classrooms
Ability to lift 50 pounds and move up to 100 pounds
Other duties as assigned
Skills & Qualifications
The ideal candidate will possess:
Knowledge of standard cleaning methods and procedures
Ability to stand, walk, and bend for prolonged periods of time
Ability to perform repetitive motion for prolonged periods of time
Experience with using cleaning equipment and cleaning chemicals
Enjoy being around children and part of a school community
Good communications and collaborative skills and a team player
Application Process: No phone calls will be accepted. Interested candidates are invited to complete the Bertschi application formand submit a cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org
Please submit materials in .PDF format.
Bertschi School is an equal opportunity employer seeking a more culturally diverse workplace. Bertschi School welcomes faculty and staff from various backgrounds of race, color, creed, national or ethnic origin, socio-economic status, gender, sexual orientation, or disability.
Bertschi School, founded in 1975, is a Washington State approved elementary school. We are an accredited member of the Pacific Northwest Association of Independent Schools (NWAIS) and the National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS). The school serves children from pre-kindergarten through grade five. Bertschi School educates children to become compassionate, confident and creative learners in a global community.