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Employment at PPL

At this time, we have 1 (one) current opening.  Please see below for more information on the Custodian Position.

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CUSTODIAN

Part Time, Benefits Eligible

This position is responsible for performing general custodial tasks as well as supporting maintenance of library operations and facilities in order to maintain a clean, pleasant and safe environment for library patrons and staff. This position is also responsible for delivering materials using library vehicles.

Must be a self-starter, comfortable working independently and possess a strong service orientation.

Major Responsibilities

  • Clean and sanitize rest rooms using established practices and procedures
  • Clean, dust, sweep, mop and vacuum library facilities daily
  • Floor polishing, carpet cleaning
  • Restock supplies (i.e. paper towels, toilet paper, hand soap)
  • Empty trash and recycling
  • Conference room set up and moving furniture and equipment
  • Delivery of materials and supplies using library vehicles to various branch locations in Portland
  • Basic repair and maintenance functions
  • Opening and closing of the building
  • Painting
  • Special projects as needed

Must be able to work nights and weekends

Education Requirements

  • High school diploma preferred.

Other requirements

  • Excellent customer service and communication skills
  • Good driving record
  • Must be able to lift 50 pounds
  • Experience with diverse customer base desirable
  • Familiarity and comfort level with technology

Background check required

To apply, please send resume and cover letter to hr@portlib.org or mail to Human Resources, Portland Public Library, 5 Monument Square, Portland, ME 04101.

(posted 6-2-2016)


 

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