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Janitor

Title:          Janitor                    
Classification:  Hourly/Non-Exempt             
Location:      Redmond, OR
Reports to:      Production Manager            
Department:    Production

OWH firmly believes that our employees are the heart of our success. Through teamwork, dedication and OWH guidelines, our employees thrive individually and as a whole. This position description is designed to outline essential functions and qualifications, not to restrict one’s specified duties, but to summarize expectations and scope of responsibilities to foster individual and group success.

Job Summary:

The primary function of this position is performing janitorial and housekeeping duties for Redmond facility, including the office areas and the warehouse, following all Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) and Safety policies and procedures.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Empty and clean all waste containers using proper Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) and following Universal Precautions
  • Remove waste paper and garbage from the premises to designated area; damp wipe containers in each area after emptying
  • Dust all image frames, charts, graphs and wall hangings
  • With a damp cloth, wipe all air conditioning diffusers, partition grilles, registers and other ventilating louvers
  • Dust the outside surfaces of light fixtures, together with glass and plastic enclosures
  • Vacuum all mats and carpeted areas in workplace, lobbies and corridors;
  • Hand-dust and clean all office furnishings, files, fixtures, paneling, window sills and all other flat surfaces
  • Keep slop sink rooms in a dirt-free, tidy and arranged condition
  • Wipe clean and buff all metal hardware fixtures and added bright work
  • Appropriately clean and polish tile floor surfaces as directed, putting up “Wet Floor” signage as needed
  • Follow all safety and security rules and regulations
  • Damp wipe and buff all glass furnishings
  • Dust and/or wash all index boards as necessary, eliminate fingerprints and smudges
  • Clean entry door glass indoors and outer surface
  • Brush or dust mop floors
  • Clean or damp mop exterior entry areas
  • Remove all stains from vertical surfaces such as doors, door frames, around light switches, private entry glass and dividers
  • Wash, clean and sterilize all water coolers
  • Brush, with broom, all private stairways, and vacuum if carpeted
  • Keep watch over stairwells and clean or damp mop spillage
  • Damp, wash or clean any spillage in office and community areas as necessary
  • Laundry towels, lab coats and other company owned articles;
  • Other duties assigned by Manager
  • Understands and follows the OWH basic rules, policies and procedures (safety, security, business conduct, Employee Handbook, etc.)


Required Skills and/or Experience:

  • Good communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to prioritize and perform multiple tasks simultaneously
  • Ability to work effectively, individually and with a team
  • Ability to follow oral and written instructions
  • Proven record of cleaning and sanitizing washrooms, showers and locker rooms
  • Highly skilled in vacuuming, sweeping, mopping, scrubbing and applying finishes on different flooring materials and stairs
  • Able to clean all fixtures and furniture safely
  • Capable of maintaining janitor closets in a clean, organized and safe manner
  • Ability of maintaining janitorial equipment in a clean, safe and operable condition
  • Adept at using cleaning chemicals in a safe manner
  • Able to operate janitorial equipment properly and safely
  • Comprehensive knowledge of restocking supplies in bathrooms, break rooms, and common areas
  • Substantial knowledge of dusting and cleaning office desks and furniture that are not cluttered
  • Well versed in inspecting premise and building
  • Track record of finishing assigned tasks effectively within limited time
  • US Citizenship or Permanent Resident (Green Card) required

OWH is an equal opportunity employer committed to building a diverse culture that values teamwork, integrity, innovations and an unwavering commitment to our customer.

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