HELENA HOUSING AUTHORITY Custodian/Groundskeeper in HELENA, Montana
Working at Helena Housing Authority (HHA) offers the opportunity to positively impact the lives of residents and to serve the Helena Community. HHA offers a challenging and dynamic work environment that allows you to succeed. Team members work together on a variety of projects to meet our common goal of providing safe and affordable housing and related services to eligible, low-income families, the elderly, and the disabled.Seeking energetic, service-oriented individuals to join the maintenance team as Custodian/Groundskeepers. You will perform a variety of cleaning, custodial and maintenance services to ensure buildings and facilities are clean, orderly and safe. This includes cleaning housing units after tenants vacate. Duties include removal of garbage from interior and exterior of facilities, cleaning floors, walls, windows, cabinets, appliances, and plumbing fixtures. You will work outside cleaning and maintaining the grounds and landscape features to provide safe and functional outdoor space for the tenants. You will drive vehicles throughout the Helena area to our facilities to complete custodial and minor repairs. Custodian/Groundskeepers collaborate with Maintenance Technicians to prepare housing units for residents and complete special projects. Team projects offer opportunities for learning and professional development.Experience: Two years related janitorial and grounds keeping experience.Education: This position requires a high school diploma or GED and two years related janitorial and grounds keeping experience; possession of, or an ability to obtain, a valid driver?s license with an acceptable driving record (and an ability to operate HHA vehicles); and the ability to pass a criminal background check. Must be available to work overtime and/or after-hours, if needed.Skills: The use, care and minor repair of a variety of hand and power tools, and light motorized equipment; using materials, methods, and equipment for building and grounds maintenance, including chemicals and cleaning products; care of lawns trees, shrubs, plants and pruning; customer service and working well with others; organizing and completing work assignments in a timely manner with minimal supervision.Public Service Loan Forgiveness (PSLF): - Employment with Helena Housing Authority may qualify you to receive student loan forgiveness under the PSLF. Check if you qualify at https://myfedloan.org/borrowers/special-programs/Shift:DayAvailability:FullDays Off:Typically, Saturday & Sunday (with occasional on-call work)Openings:1Work Schedule:Generally, a day-time schedule (with occasional on-call work).Lifting Capacity:Up to 100 lbsDriver License:YesEndorsements:NoneHHA is an Equal Opportunity Employer.