• 412-464-4000

  • 305 E. 8th Ave., Homestead, PA 15120

Hiring – Custodian

TITLE: Custodian (Day-Time)

DEPARTMENT: Real Estate & Community Development

SUPERVISOR: Senior Construction Manager

FLSA: Non-Exempt/Hourly; Pay Range: $17 to $23 per hour


Custodian will be responsible, under the direction of the Senior Construction Manager, for the overall cleanliness and maintenance of assigned rental portfolio property common areas and outside exteriors.


  • Vacuum, sweep and mop floors
  • Wipe down and clean baseboards and trim
  • Wipe down and clean walls within arm’s reach
  • Interior painting skills a plus, but not a requirement (using a 5-6 foot ladder)
  • Clean interior/exterior windows and mirrored surfaces (using a 5-6 foot ladder)
  • Dust around door frames and corners
  • Sanitize and deodorize common access rooms (laundry, garbage)
  • Ability to use carpet scrubber
  • Ability to strip and wax vinyl flooring (VCT) a plus, but not a requirement
  • Remove trash from laundry rooms and other assigned areas for garbage pick up
  • Maintain cleaning supplies
  • Perform regular monitoring and cleanup of exterior grounds (trash, weeds)
  • Communicate cleaning inventory usage and needs to office staff
  • Other duties as assigned


  • Willingness to use personal vehicle to transport bagged garbage and materials when necessary
  • Ability to maintain a professional and courteous manner with tenants, visitors, contractors, and fellow employees
  • Ability to follow oral and written instructions
  • Ability to effectively utilize technology required for the position (work provided cell phone and time tracking applications)
  • Ability to problem-solve
  • Strive to develop new skills while maintaining present skills
  • Effective time management skills


  • Related degree or comparable experience.


  • Willingness to travel throughout the Mon Valley (Homestead to Charleroi)
  • Full-time access to a reliable vehicle
  • Valid driver’s license
  • Appropriate vehicle insurance
  • Must attend Fair Housing training
  • Position includes frequent standing, walking, verbal communications, including telephone contact, and travel between facilities*


Send your resume and a cover letter to Tricia Forsythe at applytomvi@gmail.com or 305 E. 8th Ave., Homestead, PA 15120.

*The physical demands prescribed here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Mon Valley Initiative