Maintenance Worker

  • Job Tracking ID: 85434-293497
  • Job Location: Newark, NJ
  • Job Level: Mid Career (2+ years)
  • Level of Education: High School/GED
  • Job Type: Temporary
  • Date Updated: September 12, 2019
  • Years of Experience: Up to 2 Years
  • Starting Date: ASAP

Job Description:

With the framework of the NCC Early Learning Centers Program’s purpose and philosophy, the maintenance worker has the responsibility to provide the maintenance duties necessary to effectively and efficiently maintain the site to insure healthy, safe, and hazard free environment both indoors and outdoors.

  • Empty all garbage cans, diapering containers and waste baskets daily and wash and disinfect them when necessary, and at least once weekly.
  • Sweep and mop floor, including space under the cabinets, sinks, stoves and radiators daily. Moving furniture when necessary.  Water in mop bucket should be at least half-way full and be changed after each room to insure thorough cleaning and disinfecting floors.
  • The mop bucket should be emptied at the end of each day.
  • Vacuum all rug areas daily, lifting the rug to vacuum under the edges.
  • Check through the day to see that adequate amount of supplies is available in bathrooms, and as well as all the classrooms.
    • Repair of broken equipment and materials to insure safe use by children and staff.
    • Sweep, vacuum and mop all hallways, offices and other space as necessary.
    • Dust the furniture, window ledges and any surfaces necessary to maintain a clean dust free environment. Polish wooden and metal surfaces when needed with appropriate materials.
    • Secure all windows at the end of the day.
    • Replace light bulbs when needed.
    • Check and clean playground area from tangible debris.
    • Replace any stained ceiling tiles.
    • Maintain / weekly inventory of supplies (monitor).
    • Distribute / restock classroom supplies (weekly) (i.e., facial tissues, disinfectant etc.)
    • Polishing mirror when necessary.
    • Keep corridor clean of loose furniture and insecure items.

Experience and Skills:

  • 1-2 years of experience in maintenance related field.