KIPP New Jersey - Newark

Newark, NJ

Type: Leadership & Support Staff
Full Time/Part Time: Part-Time
Start Date: Immediate
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Grade:  

Organization: KIPP New Jersey - Newark
Preferred Locations:

Contact: Leadership Recruiter
Email: recruitment@kippnj.org

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School Custodial Associate - Newark

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KIPP New Jersey - Newark

Newark, NJ

Type: Leadership & Support Staff
Full Time/Part Time: Part-Time
Start Date: Immediate
Subject:  
Grade:  

Organization: KIPP New Jersey - Newark
Preferred Locations:

Contact: Leadership Recruiter
Email: recruitment@kippnj.org

Here’s what you need to know:
The part-time custodian will be responsible for providing custodial and maintenance support to a KIPP New Jersey campus working directly with the lead full-time custodian.


Must haves:

  • Highly capable and comfortable using powers tools and facility related equipment
  • Unwavering determination to do whatever necessary to help TEAM students and staff achieve their goals
  • Strong interpersonal and organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Ability to multitask, works collaboratively, and maintains focus in a fast-paced environment
  • Highly effective communication skills via phone, email, and in person
  • Must have valid New Jersey driver's license
  • Must be able to lift, bend, and pull more than 50 pounds
  • Ability to utilize various types of electronic and information systems used by the organization—cell phone, computer, email and job tracking system
Nice to Haves:
  • General carpentry and handyman skills
  • Previous custodial experience in a school or professional setting is a plus
  • Experience using a work order system
  • Knowledge of building systems including HVAC, electrical, and plumbing
Here’s what you’ll be doing:
  • Daily cleaning of all school-used spaces and property in accordance to KIPP NJ standards
  • Respond to student accidents, spills, and urgent needs
  • Manage lunchroom set up and clean-up for lunch periods and events as required
  • Maintain and update work order ticketing system daily
  • Manage special projects related to building maintenance and upkeep
  • Ability to proactively implement preventative maintenance plans and report any issues to DSO

About KIPP New Jersey and KIPP Miami       
KIPP New Jersey/Miami schools are part of the nationally recognized “Knowledge Is Power Program” non-profit network of college-preparatory, public charter schools educating elementary, middle, and high school students. In 2002, KIPP New Jersey first opened its doors in Newark’s South Ward as a single class of 80 fifth graders and has since grown to teach over 5,100 students in grades K-12 in Newark and Camden. 92% of KIPP New Jersey students currently qualify for free or reduced-price meals. Today, we have grown to 16 (K-12) schools throughout Newark and Camden, NJ and Miami, FL.  Learn more about KIPP
 here.

KIPP New Jersey is an equal opportunity employer.