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Custodian/Maintenance

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Luria Academy
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Brooklyn, NY
New
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Published 29 days ago

Luria Academy of Brooklyn (www.luria-academy.org) serves 320 students in preschool through 8th grade. Luria offers a sophisticated education in a progressive environment. Luria’s students come from a wide range of religious and economic backgrounds. At Luria, students are encouraged to be curious, to embrace one another’s differences and to engage in respectful dialogue. 

 

The school custodian plays an essential role in maintaining the building, and supporting a learning environment that promotes health and safety. In addition to regular building maintenance functions, the school custodian provides direct support to classroom teachers in set up and maintenance of furniture and equipment. The school custodian also serves as a role model for students by displaying a professional, courteous, and helpful nature.


Core responsibilities include:

Cleaning

Clean the building including classrooms, hallways, stairways, and bathrooms.

Sweep, mop, vacuum, scrub, and refinish floors; clean, dust and polish furniture; wash windows and walls; clean restrooms; dispose of rubbish, change lights, etc.; make certain all areas of the building are kept in a clean, sanitary and orderly condition.


Outdoor Upkeep

Sweeping and removing debris from the sidewalk and back yard

Assure safety during inclement weather to including shoveling, salting, providing slip protection on wet floors.


Maintenance

Perform minor maintenance repairs including, but not limited to, repairing, moving, or assembling furniture, touch up or cover up painting, replacing broken switches, fixing door handles, minor leaks etc.

Assist with classroom setup, hanging teaching aids, etc.

 

Assisting staff

Teachers and administrators may ask School Custodians to perform tasks such as moving furniture, fixing broken lockers, unloading deliveries and handling an unexpected spill.

 

Other duties as assigned.



Skills: 

Experience in school janitorial activities preferred

Ability to lift heavy weights

Ability to manage multiple tasks with frequent interruptions

Strong ability to organize efficiently and work independently with minimum supervision


Interested individuals should submit a current resume and a letter of interest to:

Bill Manke, Director of Operations

Bill@luria-academy.org

 

Luria Academy of Brooklyn (www.luria-academy.org) serves 320 students in preschool through 8th grade. Luria offers a sophisticated education in a progressive environment. Luria’s students come from a wide range of religious and economic…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule
  • Start Date
    September 1, 2021
  • Application Deadline
    August 31, 2021
  • Education
    High School Diploma Required
  • Professional Level
    Entry level

Salary

USD 40,000 - USD 50,000

Location

On-site
235 St Marks Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11238, USA
Luria Academy of Brooklyn

How to Apply

Please send your resume to Bill Manke, the Director of Operations, bill@luria-academy.org

Please send your resume to Bill Manke, the Director of Operations, bill@luria-academy.org

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