Weekend Custodian

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Weekend Custodian

Status: Part-time, hourly (Weekend availability required; Approximately two weekends a month with flexible scheduling, and approximately four hours per shift (before we open on Saturday and Sunday)

Position opened until filled. EOE

Reports to: Maintenance Supervisor

Job Summary:
In alignment with the Museum’s mission, vision, and values, the Weekend Custodian helps ensure a clean environment for the guests of the Children’s Museum of South Dakota. The ideal candidate will be a responsible and self-directed individual that enjoys working independently in the evening or early morning to keep the facility clean on the weekends.

Essential Functions:

Supports Custodial Operations by–

  • Providing weekend cleaning (mopping, vacuuming, dusting, washing) using provided cleaning products and equipment (hand equipment and motorized equipment)
  • Communicating with museum staff regarding custodial needs
  • Performing other duties as necessary

Qualifications:
• Experience using commercial cleaning products and equipment preferred
• Able to stand, bend, climb, and/or walk for a prolonged period of time
• Capable of lifting up to 50 pounds
• Sensitive to safety and security procedures
• Must communicate clearly with other team members, follow directions, and ask questions if needed
• Exhibit a positive attitude and ability to work independently and cooperatively
• Experience working in a fast-paced, high-traffic, public environment

TO APPLY: Please send a cover letter, resume, three professional references, and availability to:
Children’s Museum of South Dakota
Attn: Mike Mogard
521 4th Street
Brookings, SD 57006
mmogard@prairieplay.org

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