The Whitman Housing Authority is seeking a part-time custodian/groundskeeper (16) hours per week. This position includes custodial cleaning of common areas, upkeep of grounds and preventive maintenance tasks. Performance of maintenance duties may require work under adverse conditions such as sleet, snow, heat and cold. Must be able to perform manual labor, lift up to 50 pounds unassisted, climb ladders and endure repetitive motion.
Knowledge of grounds keeping and custodial cleaning preferred, as well as proper use of chemicals, fertilizers and knowledge of occupational hazards and safety measures. Experience painting is a plus.
Candidate must understand and carry out oral and written instructions.
Candidate must also have a valid Massachusetts driver’s license and is subject to a criminal background check and physical exam which includes medical screening as conditions of employment. This position pays $25.56 per hour.
Newly hired employees are considered probationary until they have completed (90) days of continuous employment. During this period, the employee’s performance will be reviewed to ensure levels of performance are consistent with the standards and expectations of the Authority.
APPLICATION DEADLINE: All applications must be received by September 21, 2021. Please click to submit a cover letter and resume to apply today!
The Whitman Housing Authority is an Equal Opportunity Employer.