Janitor C - The Habitat Company

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The Janitor C is responsible for maintaining the physical integrity of the property at all times. This involves insuring a safe and secure living environment for residents, visitors and staff.  It is the duty of Janitor C to follow all directives given by the Community Manager.


  • Conduct all business in accordance with The Habitat Company’s policies and procedures, state and Federal Laws; e.g. OSHA, ADA, Fair Housing, etc. 
  • Perform activities to maintain the continuity of essential environmental services in order to guarantee resident comfort and security.
  • Conduct building walk-downs daily and replace all burned out bulbs from hallways and stairwells and batteries in emergency lighting as needed
  • Maintain curb appeal of the property at all times
  • Trash-out vacant units within 48 hours
  • Strip and Wax assigned floors quarterly
  • Monitor supplies and advise supervisor of items needed as necessary
  • Attend company meetings when requested
  • All other duties as assigned


  • Follows company guidelines in proper storage of chemicals maintaining Maintenance Data Sheets current and readily accessible
  • Must be aware of the condition of physical property throughout the property and must immediately report unsafe conditions; e.g., broken steps, open holes, broken/burned out exterior lights, broken door locks, inoperable smoke detectors, gas leaks
  • Instills a “safety first” attitude not only with maintenance but also with all residents
  • Follows company guidelines for wearing safety items


  • Assists in custodial work, including sweeping, mopping, vacuuming, emptying trash, cleaning windows, etc., in common areas
  • Assists in grounds work when necessary
  • Participates in a standby emergency schedule for evening, weekend, and holiday coverage
  • Has knowledge regarding water and gas cutoffs, all apartments and fixtures cutoffs and sewer clean outs
  • Assists in apartments move in and move out inspections
  • Complete unit trash-out within 48 hours
  • Performs work area clean up and safety related duties
  • Excellent Customer Service skills.
  • Full time maintenance or janitorial experience, or experience in related field.
  • Knowledge of industry safety standards preferred.
  • Experience working in resident/hospitality communities preferred.
  • If hired, must complete 10-week janitorial training program per the SEIU Local 1 Union.