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Senior Services

Custodian/Porter  Bronx, NY  : 7/17/2021
Job Description

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Job Category:

Senior Services

Position Type:

Full Time


The housekeeping and maintenance worker is responsible for the general upkeep of the facilities which include but are not limited to cleaning services, repairs on heating and air conditioning equipment, hardware repairs, repairing light fixtures, plumbing repairs, moving equipment/furniture, painting and plastering walls, driving company vehicles and general carpentry needs of the facilities. A basic familiarity with the facilities mechanical plant is required.        
KEY ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:                                                                                                 
  • Maintain the physical plant and facility in a safe and secure manner
  • Receives and follows cleaning schedules
  • Identifies and uses proper cleaning equipment, cleaning solutions, and utility cart
  • Disposes of waste/trash (recyclable, regulated, regular medical) into proper container
  • Assure that the building has adequate heat or air conditioning, light, water and sewage disposal at all times; be on duty during interruptions of any of these to coordinate repairs and emergency contingency plans
  • Inspect, diagnose and repair physical plant problems
  • Maintains inventory of all departmental tools and equipment; issues and records the distribution and return of all equipment used for daily repair / maintenance / housekeeping tasks by Engineering Workers and Helpers
  • Keep records of safety, fire, and building inspections
  • Maintains appropriate OSHA records
  • Strictly adheres to Fire Safety / Emergency Regulations, Resident Rights and interests, general and special policies and procedures of the Facility
  • Performs services listed above as designed at the Facility; maintains grounds and properties owned and/or operated by the Facility in compliance with all applicable codes, rules and regulations
  • Insure that all garbage and trash, including hazardous materials, are disposed of properly
  • Performs terminal cleaning in preparation for new occupancy
  • Performs in a wide range of trades including but not limited to maintenance, test, repair, installation and replacement of parts and equipment involving general skills in carpentry, plumbing, masonry, electricity, HVAC, refrigeration, sanitation, grounds, painting, wall covering, cleaning transportation and the preventative maintenance program
  • Maintains a clean, neat appearance wearing prescribed uniform at all times
  • Accurately completes job logs, records and other information for statistical record
  • Cleans all dust, dirt and debris accumulated within the assigned facilities
  • Subject to 24-hour recall, irregular hours for the purpose of adequate manning, emergencies and special projects / programs as the situation dictates; routinely works in accordance with the established work schedule
  • Other duties in keeping with the scope and nature of the position
  • High School Diploma/GED
  • Boiler Operator Certificate, preferred
  • One (1+) experience in a minimum building cleaning and maintenance work.
  • Ability to lift and carry objects weighing from 15 to 25 pounds
  • Ability to work occasionally in poor weather conditions, including heat, cold, rain, or snow
*Acacia Network is an Equal Opportunity Employer*

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