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Janitor Job – Friendship Academy

The Watson Institute is hiring a full-time Janitor at Friendship Academy in Pittsburgh. This position will work Monday through Friday, 6:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Job Benefits

At the Watson Institute, we invest in our employees personally and professionally. Check out a few of the employee benefits you’ll receive as a Watson employee:

  • Excellent medical, dental, and vision insurances as well as life and long-term disability and access to voluntary benefits. 
  • 403b Retirement Plan with Watson matching employee contributions after 1 year of employment. 
  • Access to Tuition Reimbursement to pursue further education and advanced degrees.
  • Public Service Loan Forgiveness (PSLF) program access for employees who meet the forgiveness program requirements.
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP) and flexible spending accounts. 
  • On-the-job training in machinery and equipment used by the facilities management team.

Learn more about what it’s like to work at the Watson Institute!

Employment Type: Full-time

Janitor Job Responsibilities:

  • General cleaning, mopping and vacuuming of classrooms, bathrooms and any other assigned areas of the facility
  • Stripping and waxing of floors
  • Painting
  • Outside maintenance and lawn care
  • Snow removal when needed
  • Minor electrical repairs
  • Minor mechanical repairs
  • All other tasks necessary to maintain a clean and safe environment
  • Other duties as assigned

Janitor Job Requirements:

  • Good communication and interpersonal skills
  • Good computer skills
  • Ability to follow directions well and work independently
  • At least one year janitorial experience preferred
  • Some electrical and mechanical knowledge
  • High school diploma or GED
  • Valid Pennsylvania driver’s license
  • Ability to lift up to 50 pounds
  • Current PA Acts 34, 114 and 151 Clearances