Senior Custodian (Swing Shift)

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Operations Support
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FA-Facilities
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99909 Requisition #

Lawrence Berkeley National Lab’s (LBNL) Facilities Division has an opening for a Senior Custodian (Swing Shift) to join the team.

 

The Facilities Division provides building maintenance and infrastructure support for over 90+ buildings at the Berkeley Lab covering 200+ acres of groundwork, and in addition, management of various Lab site services and amenities. We are committed to supporting our Lab community through excellent service delivery.

 

What You Will Do:

  • Under general supervision, act as a team leader for a crew of custodial staff.

  • Train new Custodians, establish priorities, inspect work, confer with supervisors, and requisition supplies.

  • Perform cleaning and custodial duties in an assigned area including, but not limited to: sweeping, mopping, stripping, waxing/polishing floors, and specialty floor waxing.

  • Operate buffing, floor scrubbing and polishing machines.

  • Wash walls, ceilings, floor level windows, window moldings, doors, Venetian blinds.  

  • Vacuum, shampoo and spot clean carpets and upholstery.  

  • Dust, clean and polish furniture, woodwork, chalkboards, ventilators, and equipment.  Clean, disinfect and maintain rest rooms, showers and washrooms including replenishing supplies.  Empty and clean waste receptacles and dispose of trash.

  • Comply with LBNL implementation of health and safety policies and other applicable Federal, State, and local fire, health, safety, emergency-preparedness, pollution-prevention, and environmental-protection policies.

  • Ensure that all unique activities involving potentially hazardous conditions are carried out in conformance with the current Activity Hazard Documents (AHD) to ensure that risks are acceptable.

  • Keep operating and quality-assurance records, such as daily log books and equipment entries that are adequate to meet facility requirements.

 

Additional Responsibilities as needed:

  • Clean ductwork and pipe using mobile elevated work platforms; clean air diffuser.

 

What is Required:

  • Demonstrated experience leading a team, scheduling and inspecting work sites.

  • Must have a minimum of 3 years of custodial work experience and knowledge of cleaning materials and equipment.

  • Must have a valid California Driver’s License.

  • Ability to read and write English. Ability to communicate in English well and understand and communicate with supervisor and employees regarding work assignments/safety issues. Ability to read and comply with posted warnings, and follow oral and written instructions.

  • Ability to work on feet for the majority of the shift; carry material/equipment up and down stairs.

  • Ability to climb stairs, ladders, and scaffolds.

  • Ability to bend, stoop, kneel, crawl, lift 50 lbs. to chest height.

  • Ability to work in confined spaces, around rotating equipment and under fluorescent lighting.

  • Have manual dexterity in both hands.

  • Ability to distinguish colors used in color codes.

  • Ability to use telephone and/or two-way radio.

 

Desired Qualifications:

  • Demonstrated ability to use computers effectively for record keeping and communication; ability to write presentable reports and memoranda on computer.

 

Notes:

  • This is a full-time career appointment, non-exempt (hourly paid).

  • Swing Shift hours are 2pm - 10:30pm.

  • This position is represented by a union for collective bargaining purposes.

  • Salary will be predetermined based on collective bargaining agreement step rates.

  • Through September 30, 2023 the hourly rate will be $22.71 - $33.07.

  • Effective October 1, 2023 the hourly rate will be $23.40 - $34.07.

  • This position may be subject to a background check. Any convictions will be evaluated to determine if they directly relate to the responsibilities and requirements of the position. Having a conviction history will not automatically disqualify an applicant from being considered for employment.

  • Work will be primarily performed at: Lawrence Berkeley National Lab, 1 Cyclotron Road, Berkeley, CA.

 

Berkeley Lab is committed to Inclusion, Diversity, Equity and Accountability (IDEA) and strives to continue building community with these shared values and commitments. Berkeley Lab is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. We heartily welcome applications from women, minorities, veterans, and all who would contribute to the Lab's mission of leading scientific discovery, inclusion, and professionalism. In support of our diverse global community, all qualified applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, or protected veteran status.

 

Equal Opportunity and IDEA Information Links: Know your rights, click here for the supplement: Equal Employment Opportunity is the Law and the Pay Transparency Nondiscrimination Provision under 41 CFR 60-1.4.  

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Berkeley Lab is committed to Inclusion, Diversity, Equity and Accountability (IDEA) and strives to continue building community with these shared values and commitments.

Berkeley Lab is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. We heartily welcome applications from women, minorities, veterans, and all who would contribute to the Lab’s mission of leading scientific discovery, inclusion, and professionalism. In support of our diverse global community, all qualified applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, or protected veteran status.

Equal Opportunity and IDEA Information Links:
Know your rights, click here for the supplement: "Equal Employment Opportunity is the Law." and the Pay Transparency Nondiscrimination Provision under 41 CFR 60-1.4.

 

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