Discover Goodwill of Southern & Western Colorado Janitor, State Set Aside in Colorado Springs, Colorado

Through nonprofit agencies (such as Discover Goodwill), The Colorado Disability Set Aside program provides products and services such as janitorial and commercial laundry. The program also requires that 75% of the services provided are to be completed by individuals who meet requirements (blind or have significant disabilities). If you feel you meet the requirements and are interested in providing our services, please let us know by applying today.

Here’s more about this specific position

OBJECTIVE

You will perform specific assigned janitorial duties on-site at the assigned location while working to ensure Goodwill standards are met or exceeded.

QUALIFICATIONS

High School Diploma/GED or equivalent preferred;

OTHER REQUIREMENT/PREFERENCES

Must conduct self in a professional manner conducive to a product work environment; demonstrate good judgment, responsibility and initiative, should possess effective interpersonal skills including the ability to communicate effectively to supervisor and subordinates, work cooperatively, to organize work and make good decisions. Maintain a professional appearance appropriate for the work setting. Must be able to work with people with disabilities and disadvantaged conditions.

  • To be a high-energy, positive thinker

  • One year previous custodial experience preferred.

  • A candidate for Janitorial crew may be disqualified if they have a criminal record for illegal drug use or sale, financial fraud, identity theft, physical abuse, crimes involving violence and/or theft.

Your specific activities will include:

  • Work with a team

  • Sweep and mop floors

  • Clean buildings by emptying trash, sweeping, and cleaning surfaces

  • Clean and disinfect

  • Vacuuming/Shampoo clean carpets

  • Use cleaning solutions to remove stains and clean surfaces

  • Mix various cleaning agents

  • Clean windows, glass partitions, and mirrors, using soapy water or other cleaners, sponges, and squeegees

  • Dust furniture and scrub surfaces clean

  • Apply wax to coat floors and buff

  • Stripping and top scrubbing floors

  • Clean and service restrooms with mops and disinfectants

  • May move heavy items such as furniture

  • Identify and report possible repairs

  • Monitor building security and safety by performing such tasks as locking doors after operating hours

  • Help provide a safe working environment for you, customers and fellow employees

Physical Requirements

Attachment to Job Description

Position : 388 Janitor Dept Number : 2120

This information is required to ensure compliance with various workplace regulations. Please identify each

physical activity required in the performance of this position and mark the relative column below.

Continuously

Frequently

Occasionally

Never

5-8 hours

3-4 hours

1-2 hours

0

LIFTING: (as defined by ADA)

Heavy: 45 lbs & over

X

Moderate: 15-44 lbs

X

Light: 14 lbs & under

X

CARRYING:

Heavy: 45 lbs & over

X

Moderate: 15-44 lbs

X

Light: 14 lbs & under

X

PUSHING/PULLING:

X

REACHING:

Above Shoulder

X

At Shoulder

X

Below Shoulder

X

TWISTING:

X

BENDING:

X

KNEELING/CRAWLING:

X

SQUAT:

X

CLIMBING:

Use of legs only (stairs)

X

CLIMBING:

Use of arms & legs (ladders)

X

HEARING:

X

VISION:

Visual – close

X

Visual – distant

X

Visual - depth perception

X

HANDS/FINGERS:

Simple grasping

X

Fine Manipulation

X

Repetitive Movements

X

WALKING:

X

STANDING:

X

SITTING:

X

SPEAKING:

x

OTHER : Please describe:

Discover Goodwill of Southern & Western Colorado is an Equal Opportunity Employer dedicated to employing qualified individuals including those with disabilities and/or protected veterans without regards to discrimination.

To promote a Safe & Drug-free Workplace, a pre-employment screening may be conducted. Candidates may be disqualified for criminal history regarding drug use or sale, financial fraud, identity theft, abuse, violence, and/or theft.

Discover Goodwill participates in E-Verify. For more information on E-Verify, please contact DHS: 888-897-7781 or www.dhs.gov/E-Verify .