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The Boise City/Ada County Housing Authority has an opening for a full time Custodian. This position performs manual work in the cleaning of buildings and facilities. Work requires the safe operation of hand maneuvered electrical scrubbers, waxers, and buffers, mops, brooms, ladders and cleaning chemicals. The safe operation of a vehicle is required to travel from one building to the next; performs related work as required. Essential Duties and Responsibilities: Sweeps, mops, strips, waxes, and polishes floors. Vacuums and shampoos carpets. Dusts and polishes furniture. Collects and empties wastebaskets; cleans trash disposal containers. Cleans mirrors, venetian blinds, light fixtures, windows, doors, walls, and drinking fountains. Cleans and sanitizes rest rooms and replenishes towels, tissues, and soap. Performs minor repair work as needed. Moves janitorial equipment in and out of storage areas. Safely uses cleaning chemicals and solvents. Notifies supervisor, verbally or in writing, of building conditions needing repairs. Locks doors and windows when work is finished. Responds to citizens’ questions and comments in a courteous and timely manner. Ordering, stocking, and keeping track of cleaning supplies. Performs all work duties and activities in accordance Housing Authority policies, procedures and safety practices. Requires Knowledge of: The safe use of janitorial supplies, and the safe use of manual and electrical cleaning equipment; occupational hazards and safety precautions involved in general cleaning and use of chemical cleaning solvents and agents. Requires Ability to: Quickly learn and apply janitorial procedures. Lift, move and maneuver hand and power cleaning equipment weighing up to 50 pounds safely. Work independently to complete work on schedule and according to quality control standards. Work evenings and irregular hours if required. Comprehend and follow oral and written instructions. Identify and recommend improved methods of performing the work. Establish and maintain effective working relationships with supervisor, co-workers, building occupants, and the public. Provide quality services in a cost-effective manner and to recommend improved methods of performing the work. For instructions on how to apply, reply to this posting or contact (208) 287-1055 or (208) 368-0765.

To apply submit an application, resume and cover letter to 1001 S. Orchard St. Boise ID 83705, fax it to 208-345-4909 or email it to  BC/ACHA is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Resumes without a completed application will not be accepted for consideration.  Applicants must successfully complete a drug screening and background check prior to hire. Position closes November 11, 2019 at 5:30 pm

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