Management & Training Corporation Custodian/Groundskeeper in Chicopee, Massachusetts



Chicopee, MassachusettsReqID: 22330

Make a difference! Established in 1964 near the gates of the Westover Air Reserve Base, the Westover Job Corps Center trains students for the careers of tomorrow at no cost to them or their families. Our modern facility is located on a 43-acre campus in picturesque Chicopee, Massachusetts. The center is just a short drive from the National Basketball Association Hall of Fame, Forest Park Zoo, and Six Flags New England. Apply now to start making a real social impact.


Position Summary:

Reports to the facility maintenance supervisor. Responsible for keeping assigned areas in a clean and orderly condition in compliance with government and management directives.

Essential Functions:

  • Maintain and preserve all flooring and/or covering by scrubbing, stripping, waxing, buffing and sweeping.

  • Clean and sanitize restrooms and associate fixtures.

  • Dust desks, bookshelves, cabinets and other office furniture where assigned.

  • Collect and dispose of all trash, litter and other debris.

  • Sweep and clean exterior steps, entrances, landings, interior walls, ceilings, lights fixtures and sidewalks.

  • Mix and use basic cleaning compounds, waxes and disinfectants.

  • Maintain a safe and clean work area that models high standards for a work environment.

  • Maintain center appearance and grounds by cleaning, weeding, mowing, trimming, sprinkling, fertilizing, reseeding, or planting. Maintain all trees and shrubs.

  • Perform a perpetual preventive maintenance inspection.

  • Supervise students assigned to custodial duties through center support, work-based learning or the student intern program.

  • Provide positive, quality customer services to students, staff and other center customers.

  • Participate in student employability programs and activities.

Education and Experience Requirements:

High school diploma or equivalent. Must understand basic cleaning compounds, waxes, polishes, disinfectants, etc. and their proper application. Previous experience as a custodian preferred. Experience with youth, excellent written and verbal communications skills and computer proficiency required. Valid driver’s license with an acceptable driving record, unless waived by management.

Management & Training Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer: Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran