The Salvation Army

Facilities Aide

Job Locations US-NY-Syracuse
Job ID
Regular Full-Time


Maintenance, Project & Janitorial Crew Member

Full-Time and/or Part-time Shifts available, $15-$17.50/hour, with full benefits.

Uniforms and Tools provided

Monday-Friday 8-4:30pm

Janitorial Team Member

Facilities Aide

(Maintenance & Janitorial)

Immediately Hiring

The Salvation Army, Syracuse Area Services


Syracuse Area Services, a division of The Salvation Army has a current opening for a Full-time, Hourly, Non-Exempt with opportunity for over-time Facilities Aide to join the Facilities & Maintenance Team.  This position is a general maintenance position.  There is a tremendous amount of work to be done at our facilities and our Facilities Aide's travel to the various sites performing janitorial and maintenance duties. They will also assist the Project Manager with construction, grounds and upgrade projects.   It is customer service focused and a fast pace ever changing environment.  The days go quickly and at the end of the work day, comes the job satisfaction that you have helped our Programs who serve individuals in our community.



Responsible for the general up keep, cleaning, and maintenance of buildings and grounds of all Salvation Army Properties.

  • Assist with minor repairs to roofs, windows, doors, floors, woodwork, drywall, or other parts of building structures.
  • Sand and paint building surfaces as needed.
  • Clean interior surfaces of building, including floors, walls, windows, doors, and other fixtures as needed, using appropriate cleaning solutions and materials.
  • Make adjustments or minor repairs to heating, cooling, ventilating, plumbing, or electrical systems
  • Replace building fixtures (ceiling tiles, light-bulbs, locks, etc.)
  • Move heavy furniture, equipment, or supplies either manually or using hand trucks.
  • Mow lawn with mower, trim outdoor greenery using hand or power trimmers, and clear debris from building grounds.
  • Remove snow from sidewalks, driveways or parking areas using snowplows, snow blowers, snow shovels, or snow melting chemicals.
  • Set up, arrange, or remove tables, chairs, ladders, etc. to prepare facilities for events.
  • Maintain safety procedures when completing all tasks. Wear Personal Protective Equipment when necessary.


  • High School Diploma/GED 
  • Six months-One year related experience
  • Ability to utilize commercial cleaning equipment, and small power and hand tools
  • Ability to effectively communicate verbally and in writing
  • Computer skills, Outlook & Cellular Skills
  • Knowledge of mathematics, specifically weights and measures
  • Valid NYS Driver License that meets The Salvation Army's insurance program requirements.
  • Must successfully pass Drug Screen


Equal Opportunity Employer:  The Salvation Army is an Equal Opportunity Employer and committed to providing a respectful environment for all applicants and employees that is free from unlawful discrimination or harassment

based on age, race, color, religion, sex, national origin, marital status, disability, citizenship, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, or any other characteristic protected by law.




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