Peckham, Inc. Environmental Services Trainee in Lansing, Michigan
Peckham employees, as part of the Defense Industrial Base, are identified as "essential infrastructure workers” during the COVID – 19 emergency response by the Department of Homeland Security. Our plan is to remain open and continue to support our country during this crisis while taking every feasible measure to ensure the safety of our employees. We are extremely proud of our staff and team members who are stepping up to ensure Peckham is able to support critical federal government operations during these difficult and uncertain times.
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Job Description: Environmental Services Technician - Peckham Inc.
Starting Wage: $9.65/hour
Shift: Varies based on location
Location: Multiple locations across the Lansing area (Downtown, Meridian, West Side, etc.) * Use of own transportation may be required for certain locations not on public transportation routes or after hours
Duties include general cleaning of restrooms, public areas, classrooms, office and conference room set-ups. Onsite Training is required before being placed at a site.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following:
In accordance with frequencies specified in the site contract, the Technician may be required to perform the following duties:
Stocking storage closets
Stocking a restroom cart
Routine cleaning of restrooms
Routine cleaning of occupied offices
Periodic cleaning of vents
Maintain grounds, including snow removal
Routine vacuuming of carpeting and matting
Routine dust and wet mopping of tile areas
Periodic dusting of all horizontal ledges
Assist in special periodic work projects as needed under supervision of a Periodic Team Member, Lead Worker or Environmental Services Supervisor
Arrange for maintenance of equipment - As needed
Produce quality work in an ever-changing environment
Practice security and safety at building sites
Utilize a team work approach for all projects
Promote Peckham’s vision, values and services to all customers and stakeholders
Assist in maintaining organization wide quality standards
Participation in Peckham’s safety programs and ergonomic activities is required.
Other related duties may be assigned.
There are no supervisory responsibilities assigned to this position.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
EDUCATION and EXPERIENCE
There are no educational requirements for this position.
Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions and procedure manuals. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
There are no mathematical skills required for this position.
Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral or diagram form. Must demonstrate the ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations.
CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS
There are no required certificates, licenses or registrations required for this position.
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand, walk, use hands to finger, handle or feel, reach with hands and arms and climb or balance. Occasionally, tasks might require the employee to stoop, kneel, crouch, crawl, communicate effectively to others and taste or smell. The employee is occasionally required to sit. The employee may have to lift and/or move up to 10 pounds, frequently lift and/or move up to 25 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently exposed to moving mechanical parts. The employee is occasionally exposed to wet and/or humid conditions, fumes or airborne particles, toxic or caustic chemicals, extreme heat, risk of electrical shock and vibration. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.
This Environmental Services position requires excellent interpersonal abilities to coordinate work flow with building management as well as other team members. Be a self-starter, able to use common sense in resolving issues that may arise. Must pass and maintain background checks.
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PECKHAM IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER
EEO/AA Employer/Vet/Disabled. Peckham provides equal opportunities and does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, gender identity, and sexual orientation), national origin, age, disability, genetic information, height, weight, marital status, veteran status, or any other protected characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.
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Peckham is a national award-winning non-profit organization, recognized for its achievement in providing exceptional vocational rehabilitation for people with disabilities and barriers to employment. We accomplish our mission by working with community partners and through our own diverse business lines consisting of apparel manufacturing, warehousing, call centers, environmental services, and farming. Peckham prides itself on having a great culture which fosters a respectful, collaborative, and fun work environment. Employees are encouraged to bring their whole selves to work, share ideas, and engage in lifelong learning. Our culture further supports our mission by encouraging flexibility, health, and wellness. Staff enjoy benefits such as generous PTO policies, modern facilities, pet friendly work sites, free fruit, fitness classes, massages available for purchase, and opportunities for flexible work arrangements.
Peckham, a nonprofit community vocational rehabilitation organization, is a unique business and human services agency which values quality, diversity, and performance. Our mission is to provide a wide range of opportunities to maximize human potential for persons striving for greater independence and self-sufficiency. We embrace collaboration, effective resource management, and innovative approaches to achieve world-class excellence.
To prove that people with disabilities and other barriers are more than capable of delivering world-class, high-quality products and solutions.
Peckham is an Equal Opportunity Employer - EEO/AA Employer/Vet/Disabled. Peckham provides equal opportunities and does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, gender identity, and sexual orientation), national origin, age, disability, genetic information, height, weight, marital status, veteran status, or any other protected characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law. EEO is Law (https://dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/ofccpost.htm)
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