Location/Department: Providence Citadel Corps (Providence, RI) & Rhode Island State Office (Cranston, RI)
FLSA Status: Non-Exempt, Part-time
Hours Per Week: 20
Scope & Purpose of Position:
Responsible for performing custodial duties, minor maintenance, and other miscellaneous duties in order to ensure that The Salvation Army buildings and facilities located at 386 Broad Street, Providence, RI and 34 Commercial Street, Cranston, RI are maintained in a healthy, safe, and sanitary manner. This position does require a valid driver’s license and approval by The Salvation Army after completing a motor vehicle report.
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential functions.
Does this job have supervisory responsibilities: _X__ Yes ___ No (will need to supervise volunteers at times)
Work Environment/Physical Demands:
This is a physically demanding position. The incumbent must spend the entire time at work standing, walking, lifting heavy objects, operating medium weight cleaning equipment such as floor buffers, sweeping, mopping floors, and moving furniture. The incumbent is required to do a great deal of stretching and bending, often in awkward positions. Operating floor polishers and waxers are particularly hard on back muscles.In addition, this work involves, on a daily basis, contact with dangerous and toxic cleaning products that can be very harmful to one’s health if not properly utilized. In some cases these products give off unpleasant odors.
AMOUNT OF TIME
Up to 1/3
1/3 to 2/3
Climb or balance
Lift up to 20 pounds
Lift up to 50 pounds
Walk, bend, kneel
Benefits of Working for The Salvation Army
Part-time employees who work at least 20 hours per week are eligible for voluntary term life insurance, short term disability coverage, supplemental insurance coverage options, employer-funded pension plan, and paid absence time.
The Salvation Army Mission Statement:
The Salvation Army, an international movement, is an evangelical part of the universal Christian Church. Its message is based on the Bible. Its ministry is motivated by the love of God. Its mission is to preach the gospel of Jesus Christ and to meet human needs in His name without discrimination.
Divisional Headquarters Vision Statement:
The Southern New England Divisional Headquarters exists to develop its Officers, staff, and volunteers to their fullest ministry potential and to be a catalyst and resource for the growing of healthy, vibrant Corps and other expressions of The Salvation Army mission.
An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer:
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.