The Research Foundation for Mental Hygiene, Inc. is seeking a qualified candidate to fill a full-time position of Cleaner who will contribute to the upkeep of the facility.
The applicant will perform a variety of routine manual tasks requiring light, medium and heavy physical effort in cleaning and caring for assigned areas. Under supervision, the applicant will be required to remove hazardous articles in assigned areas. The application will be required to use mops, brushes, detergents, buffers, floor scrubbers, etc. He/she will be required to wash floors, corridors, stairwells, wall partitions, and windows as well as performing the floor stripping and waxing. Applicant will be required to use hand-operated equipment for cleaning purposes. He/she will be required to perform laboratory floor care and be assigned to regulated medical waste collection. He/she will be assigned to animal floor care as well.
Minimum Qualifications: Working knowledge of the properties of various cleaning substances. Ability to understand and follow verbal and simple written instructions. Ability to stand, stoop, bend, and stretch for long periods of time.
Preferred Qualifications: 2 years experience.
To apply: Submit an application with cover letter and resume by July 9, 2019 through our website Only applications submitted through the RFMH website will be accepted.
The Research Foundation is a private not-for-profit corporation and is not an agency or instrumentality of the State of New York. Employees of the Research Foundation are not state employees, do not participate in any state retirement system, and do not receive state fringe benefits. Excellent Benefits Package. Employer/Minority/Women/Disabled/Veteran Employer. VEVRAA 41 CFR 60-300.5(a) compliant.
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