ST. MARY OF THE NATIVITY PARISH, SCITUATE, MA.
St. Mary of the Nativity Parish in Scituate, Massachusetts is currently looking for a part-time Parish Custodian to join their team. The parish custodian is responsible for keeping the church and parish center clean, and performing small maintenance repairs to the church, parish center, and rectory, so that the church's physical plant efficiently supports the ministries of the parish and presents a safe and welcoming atmosphere to parishioners and visitors. This position will be approximately 20-25 hours per week and is benefits-eligible.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
The custodian will perform daily cleaning including, e.g., sweeping, dusting, vacuuming, trash removal and window washing of the church and parish center.
The custodian will be required to inspect the parish buildings' interiors and exteriors daily, perform minor maintenance on building fixtures and equipment, troubleshoot problems and keep the Pastor and business manager apprised on a regular basis of all building maintenance repairs and developments.
The custodian will clean restrooms weekly and spot clean daily. Will also be responsible for keeping restroom stocked with toilet paper, paper towels, and soap.
The custodian will be expected to coordinate and oversee the activities of outside vendors required for more complex maintenance tasks.
The custodian is not responsible for the maintenance of church or cemetery grounds, but will be expected to coordinate with outside vendor(s) responsible for upkeep of the properties, and with funeral homes for burial arrangements at St. Mary's cemetery.
The custodian will be expected to assist in moving and setting up tables and equipment, and to clean up after large events, including those that may occur outside of regularly scheduled hours.
The custodian will periodically be required to unlock parish facilities at the beginning of the day, or close up at night.
Ideal candidate will be a practicing Catholic who understands, supports and lives the mission of the Catholic faith.
Familiarity with general cleaning techniques and safety requirements.
Some knowledge of simple plumbing, electrical and general repair work on large facilities.
Ability to speak English and have the ability to communicate clearly through email and/or telephone.
Must have driver's license and access to motor vehicle.
Position requires Massachusetts CORI clearance.
PHYSICAL PERFORMANCE ELEMENTS:
The position requires the ability to go up and down stairs and lift approximately 50 pounds safely.
The duties and requirements described above are representative of those encountered during performance of the essential functions of this job.
Please submit cover letter and resume via email to: [email protected]
Scituate, MA 02066