Evening Custodian

  • Full Time
  • Chicago

Website Chicago Shakespeare Theater

Position Overview

Chicago Shakespeare Theaters Evening Custodian is responsible for the overall cleanliness of the building/theaters for all artists, employees, and patrons. This position has responsibilities that are occasionally in proximity to the public and or direct interaction with the public.

Reports To: Custodial Manager

Work Hours: 35-40 hours per week. Must be available to work evening shifts, including weekends.


Follow daily task list and schedule. Tasks will include but not limited to:

Keeping building and property in clean and orderly condition.
Scrubbing, sanitizing, and restocking restroom facilities.
Cleaning rugs, upholstery, vinyl floor, carpets etc.
Cleaning walls, ceilings, woodwork, windows, doors, and other surfaces
Removing trash and recycling to outside compactors
Setting up and breaking down chairs, tables, and equipment for meetings and events
Replacing light bulbs, light maintenance tasks
Receiving deliveries and helping unload and distribute
Assisting with removal and install of theater seats
Checking and securing building at end of night; setting alarm
Reporting observed security, maintenance, or cleaning issues to management
Responding promptly to calls and requests on radio equipment.
Other duties as assigned.

Required Experience and Abilities:

Minimum two years prior custodial experience.
Ability to be punctual and work flexible schedules including weekends.
Capable of performing physical tasks including but not limited to climbing, stooping, pushing, bending, kneeling, reaching, lifting, and moving up to 40lbs.
Knowledge of proper use of cleaning equipment and chemicals.
Experience with floor care machines.
Knowledge and ability in the operation of tools.
Knowledge of common industry practices including safety standards.
Previous custodial experience with an arts organization.
Proven problem-solving skills.
Ability to work independently.
Excellent customer service skills and ability to cooperate and collaborate with others.
Effective communication skills, including proper use of radio equipment.
Ability to stay balanced under pressure and adjust to the unexpected.
Ability to remain solutions-oriented during time of change with demonstrated patience.
Ability to adapt to change quickly and nimbly.

Full-time hourly/non-exempt, $17.00 per hour.

Instructions to Apply:

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Pay Rate/Range*: $17.00 per hour