Job Details

Custodian – Swing Shift – Metro Regional Center

Metro, Portland, Oregon

Job - Government

Close Date: 01/24/2020

Deadline to apply: January 24, 2020
Salary: $14.71 - $19.71 hourly

This part-time (20 hours per week) Custodian position is eligible for Metro's generous benefits package, which includes health, dental and vision coverage; sick, vacation and holiday pay; paid parental leave; participation in the Public Employee Retirement System (new employees pay the employee portion of the PERS contribution); and more. Benefits are pro-rated for part-time employees.

Are you a people person who enjoys an active job and knows how to provide exceptional customer service? If so, you might be the perfect fit for Metro's custodial team. We're looking for one new team member who will take pride in keeping the Metro Regional Center, a landmark public building, clean, healthy and safe for staff and visitors. Custodians care for the appearance and cleanliness of all public and non-public areas and provide customer assistance for any custodial requests.

Come work with a diverse and knowledgeable team willing to share their experience to ensure your success. The Campus Operations custodial team at Metro is a fun, respectful and hard-working group, working with high-quality tools and equipment that make it easy to get the job done right. As part of our team, you'll be helping to make the Metro Regional Center a great workplace. Your ability to learn, be part of a team and work efficiently will be essential to Metro's success.

We are looking for people with experience working in a fast-paced, team-oriented environment, who demonstrate a dedication to high-quality work and exceptional customer service. If you have those qualities and are interested in joining the Metro team, we are willing to train the right person on the technical aspects of the custodian job.

At Metro, we hire a workforce representative of the communities we serve, understanding that a diverse workforce strengthens our organization. We value diversity and support a positive and welcoming environment where all of our employees can thrive.

Work Schedule: Monday through Thursday 5:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m., and Friday 5 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Schedules may vary on occasion, as needed. Additional hours may be available beyond these posted hours.

This position requires a minimum of one (1) year of custodial/janitorial experience similar to the position duties and responsibilities. (We will consider any combination of experience and education that provides the necessary knowledge, skills and abilities to perform the classification duties and responsibilities.)

Preferred qualifications:
• Experience operating a variety of specialized cleaning equipment, such as floor scrubbing machines, carpet shampooing equipment, pressure washers, floor sweepers or other similar equipment.
• Experience working in a fast-paced, team-oriented environment.
• Experience performing work of a physical nature.
• Customer service experience.
• Experience working within established guidelines, with documented processes and procedures.

Must obtain within 60 days of starting work:
• Blood Borne Pathogen Training
• Emergency and Safety Procedures Training
• HAZMAT Awareness Level Training.

To apply: visit for the complete job announcement and a link to our online hiring center. Metro is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer

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