Custodian (part-time $16.69/hr)

Owens Realty Services - New Haven, CT (30+ days ago)2.9

This position is part-time, Monday-Friday, 5:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.

Performs all assigned tasks in a professional manner in order to reflect the highest integrity of the company.

Performs routine cleaning of rooms, business units, offices, private areas, waiting areas, lobbies, lounges, rest rooms, corridors, elevators and stairways in a clean, neat and sanitary manner.

Completes work assignments in a timely manner.

Utilizes the appropriate chemicals and supplies according to procedure.

Uses and maintains equipment properly.

Maintains confidentiality of information.

Assists visitors with directions whenever requested.

Always introduces self to staff, clients and tenants.

Reports safety hazards as appropriate.

Transports trash and hazardous waste to appropriate disposal area.

Replenishes supplies.

Follows all infection control practices including hand washing techniques, standard precautions and isolation precautions.

Participates in performance improvement activities.

Maintains set quality standards when performing job duties.

May assist with light maintenance duties as directed by supervisor.

Ability to do work on his/her own with normal supervision.

Observes safety precautions all the time.

Maintains specific safety precautions including; No small or sharp objects or tools that may injure children, staff, or visitors will be left out. Cleaning carts will not be left unattended. Custodial closets will remain locked at all times. Maintain adequate lighting for good visibility. Keep hallways and pathways clear of debris, cleaning equipment and tools.

Physical Demands:
  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to stand; walk; push/pull equipment; Use arm, leg and back muscles for extended periods (up to the entire length of their work shift);
  • Use hands to finger, handle or feel objects and tools or controls;
  • Reach with hands and arms; climb, troop, kneel or crouch; talk or hear; and taste or smell.
  • The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 15 pounds and frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.
  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and the ability to adjust focus.

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee

encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly exposed to cleaning chemicals, potentially hazardous materials and waste. The employee frequently works near moving mechanical parts and is exposed to wet and/or humid conditions, fumes or airborne particles, risk of electrical shock and vibration. The employee occasionally works in outside weather conditions. The noise level in the work environment is moderate.

Our employees experience a dynamic and rewarding place to work. We have a reputation for outstanding customer service, professionalism, teamwork, and exceeding client expectations. We consider the employees of Owens Realty Services and Owens Facility Services to be one of our most valuable resources. Our employees treat others in a friendly and courteous manner and have respect for other employees, tenants,visitors and our clients property.

Screenings: Drug Screen, Criminal Background Check

Established in 1990, Owens Realty Services is a full-service commercial brokerage, investment, management, maintenance, housekeeping and environmental services company. Our comprehensive roster of services efficiently and economically manages the operation of sophisticated real estate investment portfolios, residential apartment and condominium complexes, government buildings, educational facilities, corporate campuses, high-profile venues and family entertainment parks in both the public and private sector. Owens Realty Services affiliates with significant industry associations to stay on the forefront of the development of new management models, marketing strategies, maintenance techniques and industry product lines. We integrate industry best practices to achieve the highest quality of service delivery for our clients.

With an emphasis on customized management plans, our services result in maintaining the maximum life cycles for critical capital investments, a healthy and clean environment for all building tenants and visitors, as well as substantial cost savings. Owens Realty Services saves our clients, on average, approximately $1.00 per square foot in operational cost savings.

Owens Realty Services portfolio includes over 25 million square feet of first class, high profile facilities in Connecticut , Florida, North Carolina and New York with a value of more than $8 billion in real estate net worth and $30 million in gross annual revenue. With over 1,000 industry professionals company-wide, our organization continues to experience extraordinary growth attributed to our overwhelming commitment and dedication to the absolute best and most innovative services in the industry.

We look for employees who will:
Strive for professional excellence in the performance of their jobs

Understand and support the company's direction

Provide superior service to our customers and employees

Be flexible, innovative, and responsible to change

Manage human and financial resources wisely

Be a team player, helping others to succeed

Encourage open communication throughout the company

Treat all individuals with dignity and respect

Have pride in and sell Owens Realty Services to others

Be energetic and excited about their field of work and of others around them

Be able to go above and beyond what is expected of them

Be involved and enveloped in the entire business of our company

Owens Realty Services is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, disability, veteran status, or national origin.