Maintainer

(Part-Time)

The Museum of Arts and Design (MAD) seeks a Part-Time Maintainer to support our Facilities team. Compensation is $19.44/hour. This is a part-time, non-exempt position at 24 hours per week. This position has extensive engagement with the front-line operations, including providing exceptional customer service to the Museum’s visitors, in addition to assisting in the maintenance and operations of the facility.

The Museum of Arts and Design (MAD) champions contemporary makers across creative fields and presents the work of artists, designers, and artisans who apply the highest level of ingenuity and skill. MAD provides an opportunity for employees to enrich and develop their love of the art, craft and design while contributing their specific skills, expertise and talents.  www.madmuseum.org

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Heavy and light cleaning and high dusting of offices, galleries, theater, public spaces, restrooms, sidewalks and building exteriors
  • Collecting and disposing of trash
  • Upkeep of restrooms
  • Other duties as assigned
  • Receive and distribute packages throughout building
  • Operate floor maintenance equipment such as buffers, shampooers, burnishers, etc.
  • Assist in event set ups and break downs.
  • Perform basic repairs and maintenance throughout museum property.
  • Assist with regular and specialized cleaning of building and grounds as necessary, including snow removal.
  • Act as a relief guard as necessary.

SKILLS and QUALIFICATIONS  

  • High school diploma or GED equivalent
  • Must be willing to work overtime, as required
  • Must be willing and able to work Saturday, Sunday and Monday from 9:30am – 5:30pm.
  • Two years of custodial experience with floor maintenance equipment
  • Able to do excessive walking, lifting, stair and ladder climbing
  • Able to exert up to 50 pounds of force
  • Demonstrated ability to operate all equipment currently in use
  • Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety manuals, and operating and maintenance procedures
  • Appropriate written and verbal communication skills
  • Basic computer skills (email, internet, etc.)
  • Ability to multi-task while working in a fast-paced environment
  • Ability to calmly interact with patrons/employees
  • Willingness to handle shifting task priorities
  • COVID guidelines: The health and safety of our Museum community is the highest priority. As such, MAD requires all newly hired staff members and freelancers to be fully vaccinated with an FDA authorized and/or approved COVID-19 vaccine, including a booster if eligible. Requests for reasonable accommodations for medical, religious, or other reasons will be considered in accordance with applicable law.

Research shows that women and people from underrepresented groups often apply to jobs only if they meet 100% of the qualifications.  We recognize that it is highly unlikely that someone meets 100% of the qualifications for a role. If much of this job posting describes you, then please apply for this role. 

MAD provides equal opportunity to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, ancestry, age, mental or physical disability, pregnancy, alienage or citizenship status, marital status or domestic partner status, genetic information, genetic predisposition or carrier status, gender identity, HIV status, military status and any other category protected by law in all employment decisions, including but not limited to recruitment, hiring, compensation, training and apprenticeship, promotion, upgrading, demotion, downgrading, transfer, lay-off and termination, and all other terms and conditions of employment. 

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