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At Central Synagogue

Maintenance & Events Staff Person

Posted on April 4, 2017

Our Vision
Central Synagogue is guided and inspired by Jewish tradition and our core purpose is to transform lives.

Job Summary/Objective
This position is responsible for the safe and daily operations of the facilities. Maintains the buildings interiors/exteriors in a clean and orderly manner; performs a variety of custodial and building maintenance duties as directed. Sets up and breaks down events at the facilities as directed, and performs related work as required. Sweeps, scrubs and mops floors; strips, waxes, buffs and seals floors; vacuums and cleans rugs; washes, dusts and polishes furniture, woodwork, pictures and shelves; empties and cleans waste receptacles; cleans walls, fountains, windows and restrooms; replenishes supplies; shovels snow and applies ice melters to walkways; turns out lights and locks doors and windows; reports necessary repairs; cleans and maintains equipment used in work; may perform a variety of building maintenance tasks including the moving of furniture and equipment, replacing lights and air filters, assembling furnishings, performing minor building repairs, painting and other similar duties. Sets up and breaks down events; moving materials; assists in the operation of the Nursery and Religious Schools; available for special events and High Holy Days. Promptly informs management of any injury, safety and/or security issues.

Reports to
The Buildings Manager & Assistant Buildings Manager

Department
Facilities

Preparation Date
March, 2017

Hours
Full Time, Schedule may Fluctuate, May be required to work Fridays and Saturdays for Services, Weekends, Holidays and High Holidays.

Non-Exempt and eligible for OT over 40 hours per week with the supervisor’s approval.

Core Competencies

  • The methods, materials, and equipment used in events, janitorial and minor building maintenance.
  • Ability to lift up to 50 pounds.
  • Maintain a safe and hazard free work environment for the Staff, Students, Clergy, Congregation and fellow employees.
  • Report any suspicious/illegal activity to a supervisor and/or Security immediately.

Communication
To perform a variety of manual tasks; follow oral and written directions; plan and complete assigned duties on a regular schedule; maintain good working relationships with others. Ability to maintain privacy and confidentiality.

Report any suspicious/illegal activity to a supervisor and/or Security immediately.

We reserve the right to modify job duties and responsibilities at any time.

Application Process
To apply, please submit a resume and cover letter to .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address). Please reference “Maintenance & Events Staff Person” in the subject line of your email.  Incomplete applications will not be reviewed.

 

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Central Synagogue, a 503(c) religious organization, employs 80 full-time and 30+ part time staff positions in more than a dozen departments, including our Religious School; Nursery School and Early Childhood Center; clergy study; membership, finance, communications, technology, development, maintenance, events, and administrative support teams. Our staff, which we consider "a team," is committed to excellence in our work. Central offers generous benefits and paid time off to its employees. We invite you to review our current openings and apply here. Central Synagogue is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

X Central Synagogue will not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, religion, age, sexual orientation, sex, national origin, ethnicity, citizenship, military status, marital status, physical and mental disability, or any other characteristic protected by law. It is the policy of the Congregation that certain positions must be filled by persons of the Jewish faith as a bona fide occupational qualification. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment. All employees, regardless of position, are expected to maintain and contribute to this policy.