Alutiiq Janitor in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania


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Job Description

The janitorial service work to be performed at the NIOSH Pittsburgh facility

Under direction of the assigned Supervisor, will, organize, schedule and provide support custodial maintenance of all facilities. Will perform a full range of custodial duties related to the care, maintenance and cleaning of all assigned buildings and facilities. Keeps supervisor apprised of unique situations and problems encountered. Clean and sanitize restroom facilities and related fixtures including drinking fountains: refrigerated water coolers, custodial mop sinks, rest room sinks, urinals and toilets: replenish supplies in restrooms. Sweep, vacuum, mop, wax, strip and polish floors and equipment. Dust and polish furniture, woodwork, fixtures and equipment. Wash windows, mirrors and walls. Wash tables and chairs as required. Empty, clean and sanitize waste receptacles. Identify and report building maintenance needs in assigned buildings and facilities. Perform specialized projects such as restoration programs on floors, walls, ceilings, furniture, and other items. Performs other duties as assigned by the supervisor.

When unexpected facility situations occur, (for example roof or pipe leaks in covered janitorial areas) that require immediate janitorial services attention, the Contractor shall divert his forces as necessary upon notification by the COR or management designate, from their normally assigned duties to meet the situation. Upon completion of the unscheduled emergency task, the diverted employees shall be directed by the Contractor to return to their normal work.

Required Skills

  • Ability to obtain a NIOSH Pittsburgh level clearance.

  • Must have excellent communication skills, both oral and written.

  • Must have excellent organizational skills.

  • General knowledge of hand and power tools.

  • Mature judgment and ability to work with little or no supervisor.

  • High school graduate or “equivalent” Valid state driver’s license with acceptable driving record (must provide current driving record).

  • Please note that pursuant to a government contract, this position requires U.S. Citizenship status.

Job Location

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States

Position Type


We respect diversity and accordingly are an equal opportunity employer that does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, age, disability or handicap, sex, marital status, sexual orientation, gender expression or identity, veteran status, genetic information or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local laws (“protected status”). Our management team is dedicated to ensuring the fulfillment of this policy with respect to recruitment, hiring, placement, promotion, transfer, training, compensation, benefits, employee activities and general treatment during employment.