Company: IRET Properties
Posted on: June 14, 2019
CUSTODIAL TECHNICIAN (WESTEND - DENVER, CO)
(2) Weeks PTO in 1St year
9 Paid Holidays
20% Rent Discount for IRET rents
Volunteer Time Off each Quarter
Medical/Dental Benefits - 1St of Month after 60 days
401k match up to 5% - After 6 months
Come join our growing team!
As a Custodian you would have a vital role in the success of your
property and the maintenance staff. You would be responsible for
maintaining the community's common areas, unit turns, and providing
an excellent first impression of the interior to support our vision
of maintaining the appearance and preservation of our
About IRET: IRET was founded in Minot, North Dakota, in 1970. You
can find our corporate offices located in Minneapolis, Minnesota
and in Minot North Dakota, along with onsite operations in eight
states. From Denver, CO to Minneapolis, MN to Topeka, KS, our
company continues to grow throughout the Midwest, proudly providing
apartment homes to thousands of residents, extending our vision to
be the premier provider of apartment homes in vibrant communities
by focusing on integrity and serving others. IRET is built around
our employees. Our Mission and Vision unites our employees as one
To perform all janitorial and light maintenance duties in a
professional manner and on a timely basis. While the following
information should be considered a comprehensive description of
this position, it should also be noted that some responsibilities
and duties may not be specifically addressed. IRET emphasizes a
team approach and fully expects every person to perform any
reasonable task or request that is consistent with fulfilling
Expected to follow instructions, understand established procedures
and comply with deadlines. Generally given substantial guidance,
but expected to be self directed once trained. May need assistance
in prioritizing duties, and setting deadlines.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities may include the following.
Employee may be assigned to specific areas, or any combination of
areas, such as unit turnover, common areas or general areas, to be
cleaned either as scheduled or as needed. Other duties may be
assigned as necessary.
Interior - Individual Units
* Perform all necessary cleaning, light maintenance, and refilling
of necessary supplies daily or as scheduled. Duties include, but
are not limited to: sweeping; mopping; cleaning floors; emptying
wastebaskets; dusting and wiping all surfaces; cleaning ovens,
microwaves, stove tops, and kitchen hoods; cleaning and
disinfecting bathrooms, showers, and bathtubs; cleaning kitchens
and pantries, including all shelves and/or drawers; cleaning
appliances, including the exterior surface and also inside drum;
sweeping and cleaning fireplace hearths; cleaning windows,
mini-blinds, and mirrors; sweeping and cleaning balconies and
patios; sweeping areas directly outside unit entrances; cleaning or
replacing filters; refilling all disposable items as necessary,
including paper towels and toilet paper.
* Complete apartment unit cleaning to make unit ready in a timely
fashion as set forth by regional and on-site management.
* Periodic cleaning of interior and exterior windows, except for
those windows or glass surfaces requiring special equipment due to
height, access, or size.
* Repair or replace any minor maintenance items such as light
bulbs, filters, paper products, screens, batteries, and other
similar items as necessary.
* Report maintenance needs, broken equipment, or other issues to
supervisor or maintenance department.
Interior - Common Areas
* Clean all common areas as scheduled by the supervisor. Areas
include, but are not limited to: parking garage, individual
offices, clubroom areas, community rooms, model units, corporate
apartments, mailbox areas, stairwells, storage areas, and
elevators. Periodic cleaning of windows in these common areas per
the property schedule.
* Routinely perform the following housekeeping tasks in all areas:
sweep, mop, wax, and vacuum floors; empty wastebaskets; dust and
wipe all surfaces; clean and disinfect bathrooms, showers, and
bathtubs; clean kitchen and pantry, including all shelves and/or
drawers; clean appliances, including the exterior surface and also
inside drum; sweep and clean fireplace hearths; clean windows,
mini-blinds, and mirrors; sweep and clean balconies and patios;
sweep areas directly outside entrances.
* Report maintenance needs to supervisor or maintenance
* Inspect emergency and common area lighting for proper operation
and notify management when maintenance is required.
* Assist in keeping grounds and building neat and free of litter
and dirt; removal of weeds; spraying for weeds and insects; light
snow removal; sanding and salting; cleaning or replacement of
filters; and cleaning of exterior surfaces and doors.
* Responsible for the cleaning and upkeep of all interior and
exterior areas and aspects of the property.
* Responsible for the care, maintenance, and inventory of all
necessary cleaning products, supplies, and equipment used at the
* Responsible for reporting unusual or extraordinary circumstances
regarding the property or residents.
* Be aware of IRET goals relative to resident satisfaction and
resident retention, and ensure that you do your part towards
* Inform supervisor when cleaning supplies are needed. Maintains
cleaning supplies and requests re-ordering of those supplies in a
timely manner. Ensures the proper use of these supplies.
* Maintain proper stock amounts within budget restraints; keeps all
MSDS sheets in order, and chemicals properly labeled.
* Be aware of and operate within OSHA (Occupational Safety & Health
Act) standards and company safety policies at all times.
* May be responsible for snow removal such as shoveling snow and
de-icing walkways, etc, depending on the property and need.
* Carry out all tasks as directed by his/her supervisor.
Back up for this position is provided by other custodial staff,
maintenance staff, or a third party contractor when necessary.
Schedules will be determined by supervisor based on property needs.
May be required to work after regularly scheduled hours, or days,
based on property needs such as completing turnovers or filling in
for other co-workers.
This job has no supervisory responsibilities.
Equipment includes, but is not limited to, vacuum, cleaning
chemicals, broom, mop, bucket, sponges, protective gloves, Material
Safety Data Sheets (MSDS), and book.
Encouraged to belong to and/or serve on committees of local service
clubs, charitable giving programs, merchant associations, Chamber
of Commerce, or other business networking groups. Encouraged to
participate in service projects, and to establish and maintain
contacts within the community to promote IRET.
To perform this job successfully, an individual should demonstrate
the following competencies:
* Safety and Security - Observes safety and security procedures,
determines appropriate action beyond guidelines, reports
potentially unsafe conditions, uses equipment and materials
properly. Wear back support belt during work hours when needed, and
use safety equipment (goggles, mask, gloves, etc.) as tasks
* Custodial Skills - Ability to tell the difference between clean
and unclean, uses proper methods, materials and equipment in
cleaning and keeping the buildings and/or equipment neat and
IRET is an EEO Employer/Vet/Disabled
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