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Utility Porter (71124)

Pratt Institute
New York, United States
Salary Not specified
Posted Date
Jan 31, 2023

Utility Porter (71124)

Location: Brooklyn, NY

Pratt Institute is seeking a full-time Utility Porter to join its Facilities Management Team who will perform duties in support of the maintenance and upkeep of Pratt's buildings and grounds. The successful candidate will have in-depth knowledge of various cleaning techniques and cleaning equipment, as well as hands-on experience in housekeeping, exceptional customer service skills, and a desire to help the team keep Pratt clean! If you are looking for a new opportunity to help support enhancing the quality of our physical facilities, then we want to hear from you!

On a typical day you will:
  • Maintain and clean office equipment, floors, walls, rugs, stairwells, lounges, bathrooms, lobbies, elevators and locker and storage facilities
  • Mop, sweep, wash tiles and wall surfaces; remove trash and snow; apply cleaning agents
  • Maintain cleaning equipment; oil, lubricate, clean and ensure equipment is in safe operating condition
  • Move furniture and equipment as needed or directed
  • Perform all other related duties as assigned

This is a Local 311 position. The Rate for this position is $27.6992/hr - $27.6992/hr.

Education: High School Diploma or equivalency required; Associate degree preferred.

Knowledge, Skills, and License: Knowledge of different types of cleaning equipment and the safe use of chemical cleaning agents. Must have the ability to work well with diverse populations; and demonstrated level of cultural competence. Must be able to meet physical requirement for position and be able to work in inclement weather as needed or directed. NYS Driver License required.

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Pratt Institute provides the creative leaders of tomorrow the knowledge and experience to make a better world. A top-ranked college with opportunities in art, design, architecture, liberal arts and sciences, and information studies, Pratt offers nearly 50 undergraduate and graduate degree programs. The Institute’s impact expands beyond its 25-acre residential campus in Brooklyn to cutting-edge facilities throughout the borough and a landmark building and public gallery in Manhattan. Since its founding in 1887, Pratt has prioritized diversity and inclusion, welcoming students from all walks of life while developing and sustaining pathways to more equitable workplaces and careers.

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Equal Employment Opportunity Statement
We are an equal opportunity employer and do not discriminate in hiring or employment on the basis of race, color, creed, religion or belief, national or ethnic origin, citizenship status, marital or domestic partnership status, sexual orientation, sex, gender identity or expression, age, disability, military or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law. Pratt Institute recognizes and values the benefits of a diverse workforce.


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