The Salvation Army


Job Locations US-DE-Wilmington
Job ID
Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance
Compensation Min
USD $10.00/Hr.
Compensation Max
USD $10.00/Hr.
Regular Full-Time


Position: Janitor

Department/Location: Maintenance, Wilmington Regional, 400 N. Orange Street

Availability of Position: Immediate

Schedule: Full Time – Monday thru Friday  (8 a.m. to 4 p.m.)

Salary and Grade: $10.00 per hour; 70 non-exempt


The Salvation Army is hiring and offers truly excellent benefit package to eligible employees including:

  • Generous paid time off every year that includes: holidays, up to 3 personal days, vacation time and sick time.
  • Employer funded Pension Plan (company contributions begin after 1 year of employment)
  • Comprehensive health care coverage with low cost employee premiums, co-pays and deductibles
  • Eligibility for supplemental insurance plans including Short Term Disability, AFLAC and Voluntary Term Life
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Remitted Tuition Program
  • Eligibility for the Federal Government’s Public Student Loan Forgiveness Program
  • Most importantly – a job with a good purpose!


Position Overview:   This individual will clean and maintain assigned areas in the Delaware State Facility indoors and outdoors as required for the efficient and effective operation of Salvation Army programs




  • Clean all assigned areas.
  • Rooms – You are responsible for the cleanliness and sanitation of every room in you zone.
  • Empty trash and clean trash receptacles in and out as needed.  Discard trash in parking lot dumpster.
  • Strip, wax and buff floors as directed.
  • Help to maintain outdoor areas as directed to included shoveling snow, cutting/trimming grass, weeding, litter to be picked up and taken to parking lot dumpster.
  • Maintain supplies and equipment and notify supervisor when in need of additional supplies.
  • Respond to staff and leadership to assist with carting supplies, materials in and around the facilities for regular and seasonal activities.  This may include unloading trucks, donations of toys and canned food and assisting with toy shop set up, breakdown and operations.
  • Assist with driving to pick up supplies, donations, etc.
  • Report maintenance and safety concerns to the supervisor
  • Perform additional duties as assigned by the State Coordinator necessary for the normal, safe, efficient, clean operations of The Salvation Army programs under the Delaware State Offices.

The above list of job duties is not exclusive or exhaustive and the candidate will be required to undertake such tasks as may reasonably be expected within the scope of the post.




  • Ability to follow directions and operate cleaning equipment (buffer, vacuum cleaner, mops, shovels, lawn mower
  • Valid Driver’s License preferred.
  • Legal age to work or have working papers
  • You must be able to obtain clearances required by the Joseph R. Biden III and the Child Protection Act. 
  • Must have an understanding of and appreciation for the Mission of The Salvation Army.


Contact:  Please send, email or fax your resume along with a cover letter including salary requirements to:


Human Resources, The Salvation Army, P.O. Box 308, Wilmington, DE  19899

Fax:  302-225-8350      Email:                  


Or you may apply for this position by submitting your resume and cover letter online as instructed below.

Current Salvation Army Employees can apply online at 

Prospective employees can apply online at                                                                                                                                            


  ***No Phone Calls, Please.



Released by the Divisional Human Resources Department on April 29, 2021



All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.


The Salvation Army’s 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.


Requisition No. 1541


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