Part-Time Janitor

New York, New York

Posted in Building and Construction

Job Info

About Us:

USM, a wholly owned subsidiary of EMCOR Group, Inc., is a leading provider of essential facilities maintenance services, including interior and exterior services and electrical, mechanical and plumbing services, to national and regional commercial customers that maintain multi-site portfolios across wide geographic areas. With its highly developed proprietary network of over 11,000 service partners, USM delivers consistent facilities maintenance services across a nationwide footprint for approximately 150 customers in over 80,000 locations in all 50 states, Puerto Rico, and Canada.

Job Title: Part Time Janitor - New York, NY (Brooklyn and Queens)

Job Summary: This position is responsible for providing daily cleaning services to each client along with following and maintaining client specifications according to contracts in place. The Janitor ensures that the client locations meet USM's Code of Excellence at all times.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

Proper maintenance of store areas to include but not limited to janitor's closet, front entrance, restrooms, break room/training room, sales floor, trash

Janitor's Closet: Keep clean and in an orderly fashion. (Hang wet mops, empty mop buckets, remove trash, keep roof ladder area clear)

Responsible to ensure that all chemicals and equipment needed are available and in working order. If not, employee must notify supervisor when there are issues

All cleaning solution bottles to be properly labeled

Front entrance to be maintained at all times, chrome polished and sidewalk kept free of debris daily. Clean door saddles, sweep and police trash/ discarded cigarettes. Remove trash from exterior receptacles, wipe receptacles down, and replace liners. Spot clean door glass, wipe window ledges, razor scrape tape from door glass as needed. Sweep or vacuum entry mat and surrounding area daily, razor scrape gum from exterior pads and floors

Restrooms: Dust vents, partitions, mirrors and fixtures. Clean and disinfect all walls, partitions, fixtures, toilets, sinks, mirrors and doors. Sweep and mop floor daily. Spot scrub floor with a deck brush to remove soil build-up as needed to maintain acceptable level of cleanliness, swing machine to be used from time to time

Break Room/Training Room/Office: Sweep, mop, remove trash and damp wipe countertops and sink area

Sales Floor: Sweep & auto scrub sales floor daily to maintain expected level of cleanliness. Move wing stacks and small displays as necessary to thoroughly clean corners & edges. Scrape and remove gum spots

Clean windows, doors, and frames by hand or utilizing extension poles

On days of inclement weather, focus is to be given to the entrance flooring and matting

Trash: Disposal of all trash within the designated areas

Ensure all chemicals and equipment needed are available and in working order

Report status of chemical and cleaning supply inventories to Area Supervisor

Properly maintain heavy equipment used on site. This duty is performed on a daily and weekly basis

Complete knowledge of policies and procedures and MSDS sheets.

Inventory: Report chemical and cleaning supplies inventory at least one week prior to complete depletion of stock. Submit paper and plastic order sheet to store management weekly

Perform daily and weekly cleaning and maintenance of auto scrubber to maintain service ability. Immediately report any equipment malfunctions to your direct supervisor

Follow strict guidelines for straining dirty scrubber water to avoid clogging designated drains at all times

Last 15 minutes of shift to be spent restocking and touching up restrooms

All employees must have their personal belongings checked by Store Manger or Security before leaving the store


This position will require the successful candidate to show proof of a complete COVID-19 vaccination. USM is an equal opportunity employer, and will provide reasonable accommodation to those individuals who are unable to be vaccinated consistent with federal, state, and local law.

Previous commercial janitorial experience.

Experience with scrubbers, buffers and escalator machines preferred.

Ability to regularly lift and/or move up to 10 pounds, frequently lift and/or move up to 25 pounds, and occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.

Must be authorized to work in the United States

Good communication and customer service skills

Organized with strong work ethics

Focuses on the achievement of objectives and standards. Strives to improve or meet a standard of excellence

Demonstrates a genuine willingness to learn from feedback and experience, and changes their behavior as a result

Does what is right to achieve team goals and consistently works towards team success

Builds and maintains relationships with both internal and external customers and works with them to meet or exceed their expectations

Must be able to follow and comprehend supervisor's instructions.

Must be able to follow all safety policies and procedures.

Must be able to safely operate any required tools & equipment related to job classification.

Must be able to wear Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) appropriate to the job.

All other duties as assigned

We offer our employees a competitive salary and are always looking for individuals with the talent and skills required to contribute to our continued growth and success. Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled

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