A Place Called Home is seeking a Custodian
Job Title: Custodian
Reports to: Facilities Manager
FLSA Status: Non-exempt Up to 40 hours per week
A Place Called Home is a dynamic, non-profit youth and community center in South Central Los Angeles. APCH provides educational programs, counseling, mentoring, music, dance and art classes, fitness and health and wellness opportunities. As youth participate in our programs, they discover interests and talents and develop a better sense of themselves and their place in the world around them. Our goal is to increase the likelihood that youth will stay in school, pursue higher education, attain viable jobs, and become active community members capable of making positive change in the world in which they live.
This position will complete the daily/weekly/quarterly janitorial services with some maintenance and event set- up/break down with support of another Facilities staff member.
This position’s usual schedule will be Monday through Friday 10:30 am to 7:00 pm but the Facilities Manager may re-arrange the schedule during certain periods or events to work evenings and/or weekends.
Essential Functions and responsibilities:
Non Essential functions and responsibilities:
To perform this important job successfully, the Custodian must be able to fulfill all of the elements of the Job Description to the highest standard, and be able to work well with colleagues in a high energy, collaborative environment with open communications. The ideal candidate will embrace the APCH culture of a learning organization and strive to constantly improve upon systems and services for the benefit of employees and our constituents; and will be demonstrably committed to his/her own ongoing personal and professional development. All employees are expected to contribute to ongoing growth and improvement in their departments via excellent job performance. Additionally, you are expected to speak up if you become aware of deficiencies and needs; and to offer solutions and make suggestions for improvements in your purview areas.
Likewise, because each employee and each department is integral to the entire APCH community, we expect that as you focus on your area, you will also consider the big picture and the overall mission of the agency, and communicate with the appropriate individuals if/when you become aware of problems and/or have suggestions for ways and opportunities to make APCH stronger and better. Together, we can continue to take APCH to even higher levels of excellence and service to the community.
Oral and Written Communication Skills
Physical and Mental Demands
Qualified candidates, please email resume, cover letter and references to Human Resources at [email protected]. (E-mail submissions only/No phone inquiries)
Responses will be sent only to individuals meeting the outlined requirements of the position.
Background screening required/Relevant skills assessment required during screening