YMCA of Greater Cleveland
  • 24-Aug-2021 to 25-Oct-2021 (CST)
  • Maintenance
  • Cleveland, OH, USA
  • $9.60 - $12.00
  • Hourly
  • Full-Time

Medical, Dental, Vision, 403B, Paid Time Off, Free YMCA Membership

We are currently looking for a Custodian. This position is responsible for ensuring effective physical cleanliness of all assigned facility areas. A successful candidate will be able to interact with, Y-Haven's diverse client and staff population. This person will respond quickly to custodial and other physical needs, including packing and moving resident belongings as they arise.

Location: 6001 Woodland Ave, Suite 703 Cleveland, Ohio 44104

Hourly Rate: $9.60 - $12.00


  • Prepare resident rooms for occupancy, including cleaning floors, walls, kitchens, bathrooms, appliances inside and out, linens, etc.. There are 250 resident rooms in the Y-Haven facility.
  • Organize and instruct volunteer(s) in conducting cleaning activities.
  • Conduct client move outs as needed including packing and storing all belongings.
  • Respond to cleaning and emergencies.
  • Assist and/or perform projects of a special nature such as floor care, painting, furniture moving, etc.
  • Perform cleaning tasks as assigned to ensure a clean and well-kept facility.
  • Perform routine housekeeping/custodial tasks as per daily schedule.
  • Communicate and follow-up with Y-Haven administration on any building maintenance issues.
  • Make detergent/germicide solution according to manufacturer's formula. Follow manufacturer's procedures for use of product.
  • Ensure all safety and risk management procedures are adhered to; report any unusual or unsafe conditions to supervisor.
  • Report unusual conditions, low level of supplies, and items needing repair to supervisor.
  • Ensure proper supply levels of toilet tissue, paper towels, soap, and any other service provided.



  • Ability to read, write and understand directions.
  • High school diploma or equivalent.


  • 1-2 years of building housekeeping experience.
  • At least one year work experience with drug and alcohol addiction and/or 12-step recovery programs preferred.

Certification(s) and Requirements:

  • CPR and First Aid certification and Safety training required within 90 days of hire.


  • Carry out maintenance duties including general repair and cleaning.
  • Must be able to work inside and outside with exposure to outdoor weather conditions.
  • Must be able and willing to climb ladders and regularly work at heights of 6 feet or more.
  • Sit or stand for extended periods of time
  • Reach above shoulder heights, below waist or lift as required to complete the job responsibilities
  • Proper lifting techniques, must be able to lift 75 100 pounds. Raising objects from lower to a higher position or moving objects horizontally from position to position. This requirement occurs to a considerable degree and requires the substantial use of the upper extremities and back muscles.
  • Must be able to balance, climb, crouch, grasp, kneel, pull, push, reach, stand and stoop adequately to perform the essential functions of the job.


  • The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate to noisy.
  • May be required to work outside At the Y, our mission is to put Christian principles into practice through programs that build healthy spirit, mind and body for all. That's why we offer an exceptional package that includes:

At the Y, our mission is to put Christian principles into practice through programs that build healthy spirit, mind and body for all. That's why we offer an exceptional package that includes:

A free membership to your local YMCA and discount to YMCA programs including childcare (part-time positions do not receive discount on childcare).

  • Additional employee discounts at many places in and around town, just for being a YMCA of Greater Cleveland employee.
  • Eligible employees receive comprehensive Benefits Plan including Health, Dental, Vision, Employee Assistance Plan, Retirement 8% paid by the YMCA of Greater Cleveland and paid vacation.
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