Position: Facility Team Member

Reports to: Director of Facilities and Capital Projects

SUMMARY DESCRIPTION:

Founded in 1980, the Mark Morris Dance Group is a 20-member dance company headquartered at the Mark Morris Dance Center located in the Downtown Brooklyn Cultural District in Fort Greene, Brooklyn. Opened in September 2001, the Dance Center is home to the Mark Morris Dance Group, a thriving School, Studio Rental program and Wellness Center. The Dance Center is a bustling community-oriented space that serves over 4,000 people per week operating more than 12 hours a day.

The primary responsibilities of this position is to perform general cleaning of our dance studios and offices spaces as well as assist with general building maintenance. There are day and evening part time shifts available as well as a full-time position. Applicants must have prior office cleaning experience, an eye for details and a great work ethic.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Respond to request for assistance from front desk on radio
  • Cleaning (floors, walls, windows, bathrooms, and kitchen)
  • Sweeping, mopping and vacuuming floors
  • Dusting and wiping surfaces
  • Buffing and shampooing floors
  • Trash collection and removal
  • Operation of light and heavy-duty equipment
  • Cleaning outside building including sidewalk and terrace
  • Stock paper and soap products in restrooms and kitchen
  • Ensure that trash cans are clean, free of odor and lined
  • Snow removal
  • Event set-up with tables, chairs, etc…
  • Assist other employees as needed for Dance Center programs

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • 3 years professional office cleaning or comparable experience
  • Bi-lingual a Plus
  • Ability to work as a team player and be willing to support building wide activities

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:

  • Must be able to lift, push, pull, hold, and/or carry objects and equipment weighing 25-50 lbs. on a frequent basis.
  • Must be able to climb stairs. Must be able to stand for up to 4 hours at a time on a frequent basis. Must be able to stoop, kneel, crouch, and/or crawl frequently throughout the day.

COMPENSATION:

  • $15 per hour
  • Paid vacation, sick/personal leave, holidays and bonus days

Applications/Inquiries:

Please contact Mark Sacks, Director of Facilities and Capital Projects at mark.sacks@mmdg.org or 631-831-8277

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to a diverse workforce and do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, or veteran status.