Job Opening: Janitor – Part-Time

Reports to: Visitor Services and Facilities Manager

Location: Springfield, IL

Application Deadline: Open until filled

Start date: Immediately

Compensation & Benefits: $14/hr

About Kidzeum: Kidzeum is a children’s museum in the heart of the historic downtown Springfield, IL. This unique educational and entertainment facility has a mission to serve as a place of learning and discovery through play for children of ALL abilities. Kidzeum is committed to nurturing health and wellness, promoting science education, and to developing environmental and global awareness through innovative programs and exhibits. Learn more at www.kidzeum.org.

Position Description: Kidzeum of Health and Science seeks a versatile, detail-oriented person to join our team. This position is responsible for the daily cleaning of the museum space. This will include, but not limited to, vacuuming carpet, mopping floors, washing windows, dusting, sanitizing surfaces, emptying trash, and cleaning restrooms.  Having a clean space is very important to maintaining a healthy atmosphere so attention to detail is a must. This is a 10-12 hour a week, part-time position.

Qualifications, Skills and Abilities:

  • Experience in a janitorial setting
  • Must have reliable transportation
  • Excellent time management skills; ability to manage a variety of responsibilities under pressure
  • Clearance of a criminal background check

Physical Demands & Work Environment: The physical demands and work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this position.  Physical requirements may include stooping, kneeling, bending, standing. Lifting and transporting of moderately heavy objects. Should be able to lift 50lbs.

Application Process: Please send a cover letter, resume and three references to Kaitlyn Miller, Assistant Director at Kaitlyn.Miller@kidzeum.org

Kidzeum is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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KIDZEUM OF HEALTH AND SCIENCE 412 E. Adams St, Springfield, Illinois 62701