Building/Grounds Laborer

State of Illinois - Cook County, IL (30+ days ago)3.9

EXAMPLE OF WORK: Under immediate supervision, performs non-skilled cleaning tasks and manual grounds and building labor, strips, scrubs, waxes, and polishes floors, washes windows; cleans restrooms; maintains lawns and landscaping; shovels snow; empties trash. Requires possession of an appropriate valid driver's license.
Minimum Requirements: REQUIREMENTS: Requires knowledge, skill and mental development equivalent to the completion of high school. Requires elementary knowledge of the use and care of janitorial cleaning equipment (e.g. buffing machine, mop, and broom). Requires elementary knowledge of grounds maintenance equipment, use and maintenance. Elementary knowledge of grounds/building maintenance and building cleaning methods. Requires ability to understand and communicate in English, both orally and in writing. Requires the ability to lift and carry 80 pounds, i.e., heavy boxes, supplies, etc.; ability to move heavy furniture and equipment, requires being on feet for long periods ot time; ability to climb stairs, and climb ladders to change light bulbs, paint, etc.; requires being on hands and knees for extended periods of time to scrub floors; ability to withstand extreme temperature changes to shovel snow and move lawns; requires exposure to a variety of chemical cleaning agents. Must acquire and maintain a Common Access Card issued by Department of Defense for computer access.
Work Hours & Location/Agency Contact: Crestwood Armory
13838 S. Spring Avenue
Robbins, Illinois 60472

800AM - 430PM; Monday - Friday

For additional information contact Janice M. Estes at 217-761-3786.

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This position may require a current grade from Central Management Services (CMS), Division of Examining and Counseling, to be deemed qualified and available for employment consideration. For more information, please refer to the Work4Illinois website at Work.Illinois.Gov and select 'Application Procedures'. Additional information may also be obtained from the Agency Contact listed above or by contacting CMS, Division of Examining and Counseling at or (217) 782-7100, (217) 785-3979 (TDD/TTY), (800) 526-0844 (TTY Only).

Additional Documentation for Building/Grounds Laborer:
Class Specification
Additional Title and Exam Information
Test Information Guide

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NOTE: Salary amounts shown are only to be used as a guide; actual salary will be determined at the time of hire based on current salary plans and/or collective bargaining agreements, if applicable.