We are currently Hiring a School Custodian
Job Tracking ID: 512749-856373
Job Location: Geneva, IL
Job Level: Any
Level of Education: Any
Job Type: Full-Time/Regular
Date Updated: 06/01/2023
Years of Experience: Any
Starting Date: ASAP
Marklund is hiring a Full-Time School Custodian for our Geneva location!
We are expanding our school, come grow with us!
Would you like to make a difference and be appreciated for what you do?
Join us in making everyday life possible for individuals with profound disabilities!
Marklund is seeking highly motivated and mission-centered individuals for the position of School Custodian in Geneva. This is a Full -Time position that has a schedule of Monday – Friday from 11 AM – 7 PM. Candidates must be able to perform the essential functions of the job and to meet its functional and environmental requirements.
Who We Are:
Marklund is a nonprofit organization that provides residential, educational and therapy services to infants, children, teens and adults with serious and profound developmental disabilities and special healthcare needs. With three residential locations – the Marklund Hyde Center in Geneva, the Marklund Philip Center in Bloomingdale, and the Marklund Wasmond Center in Elgin, it is currently home to nearly 178 residents. The Marklund Day School offers Multi-Needs and Life Skills programs for children and young adults with multiple medical needs, and those diagnosed on the autism spectrum. In addition, our Community Day Services program at each site is a therapeutic day program for adults who reside at Marklund and those who come in from the community.
Marklund provides a rich culture where everything we do contributes to our mission of “making everyday life possible for individuals with profound disabilities.” Each and every employee’s job contributes to Marklund’s vision of providing a happy, safe purpose-filled life for every individual with intellectual and development disabilities, and is integral to enhancing the lives of the individuals we serve. As part of our private, not-for-profit network of services, you will learn what it’s like to have the individuals we serve not only change your career, but also change your life.
Summary of Duties:
Perform day-to-day housekeeping functions as assigned.
Perform specific tasks in accordance with daily work assignments.
Dust and clean furnishings, fixtures and ledges in lobbies, offices and hallways.
Clean and sanitize sinks and bathroom fixtures.
Clean windows/mirrors in bathrooms, recreational areas, hallways, entrance/exit ways.
Discard waste/trash into proper containers and reline trash receptacle with plastic liner.
Clean walls by dusting, damp wash, spot cleaning, disinfecting, etc.
Remove dirt, dust, grease and film from surfaces using proper cleaning/disinfecting solutions.
Clean floors including sweeping, dust mop, damp mops and scrubbing floor.
Clean carpets including vacuuming, spot cleaning and extraction.
Ensures all OSHA guidelines are followed.
Please note that this job summary is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties, or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.
As an equal opportunity employer, Marklund respects and supports diversity, equity and inclusion as part of our work environment.
Experience and Skills
Must be able to read and write in English
Must be able to perform the essential functions of the job and to meet its functional and environmental requirements.
Minimum of 1 year of experience with floor equipment and cleaning chemicals.
We want to be a positive influence in your career path
Whether you work at Marklund for 1 year, 5 years or 50 years, we want to be a positive influence in your career path.
When you join the Marklund team, you receive the following:
Compensation & Benefits we offer YOU
Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance Plans
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Health Savings Account (HSA)
Company Paid Life Insurance for all FT employees
Voluntary Life Insurance
Company Paid Long-Term Disability
Voluntary Short -Term Disability
Paid Time Off (PTO)*
*School Employees Receive “Closed Days” and Sick/Personal
PTO Cash-In & Conversion Twice Per Year
Extended Sick Bank
7 Paid Holidays per Year
Full-Time and Part-Time Employee Benefits:
Credit Union Membership
Retirement Savings Plan – eligible upon hire
Marklund matches up to 5%
Ways we appreciate YOU
Annual Employee Recognition Dinner and Celebration
Years of Service Awards and Gifts beginning at 5 years
Claire Haverkampf (founder) Annual Commemorative Award
You Caught My Eye – Monthly Employee Award
Employee Referral Bonus Program
Employee Assistance Program
Training & Growth Opportunities for YOU
We promote from within whenever possible
You are paid while you train:
In-House Training Programs
Leadership Training Program
Employee Workshops on a variety of topics
Benefits/Programs subject to change.