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Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health School Custodian in Downingtown, Pennsylvania


Are you an experienced janitor/custodian? Are you detailed and great with fixing general maintenance issues? If you answered YES, then consider joining our Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health team as a custodian.

Being a School Custodian at Devereux has its Advantages! Every day as a Custodian you will ensure the school is a clean environment that encourages learning and growth of the students.

Center for Autism Research and Educational Services (CARES), located in Downingtown, PA is seeking a Custodian/Janitor to ensure the building is clean and safe for the students daily. CARES serves up to 60 children, ages 5 through 21, with a confirmed primary diagnosis of Autism, Asperger's Syndrome, or Pervasive Developmental Disorder-Not Otherwise Specified (PDD/NOS). CARES operates Monday-Friday year round.

Pay-rate: $15.00 -$17.10/hr (based upon experience)

Shift: 3pm -11pm

Every day a as School Custodian you will...

  • Ensure a clean and safe environment.

  • Perform daily maintenance duties as needed

  • Work independently after the operating school hours

  • Clean and sanitize classrooms, hallways, offices, and bathrooms daily

You will be offered:

  • Opportunities to learn new skills

  • Paid Training & Professional Development

  • ASCEND- Career Accelerator Program

  • BENEFIT ELIGIBILITY AFTER 30 DAYS OF EMPLOYMENT (1st day of the 1st pay period after 30 days).

Devereux Pennsylvania Children’s Services (DPACS) center serves children, adolescents and young adults with autism spectrum disorders, intellectual and developmental disabilities, behavioral, emotional and psychiatric challenges and disorders. Located in West Chester and Malvern Pennsylvania, services provided include psychiatric residential treatment (PRTF), residential treatment (RTF), acute inpatient psychiatric hospital (AIP), assessment services, community-based mental health services, community-based employment training and social skills training, and approved private school educational services to male and female children and adolescents (6-21 years of age) with diagnoses of intellectual disabilities, autism spectrum disorders, concomitant psychiatric and behavioral challenges often associated with experiencing some level of trauma in their lives.



EDUCATION: Trade or High School Diploma /GED

EXPERIENCE: Training requires at least two years commercial housekeeping experience, preferably in a health care setting. Knowledge of general maintenance activities is essential. Must be twenty-one (21) year of age to drive Devereux vehicles and maintain a valid PA drivers license. Two years related experience. Experience working with individuals with disabilities preferred.

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: Regularly requires walking, standing, and stooping/bending (1/2 - 3/4 of the work day). Often

requires lifting up to 100 pounds, pushing/pulling and repetitive wrist/hand motion (1/4 - 1/2 of the work day). Seldom requires

sitting (0-1/4 of the work day). Range of hearing and vision sufficient to operate standard office machines and communicate with co-workers and stakeholders in person and via telephone. Free of dependency and abuse of illegal or illicit drugs, alcohol, inhalants, or other chemical substances or controlled substances. Often drives a Devereux vehicle or van. Regularly works inside in areas that are adequately lighted and ventilated and works outside. Some fluctuation in temperature. Regularly works in wet conditions.

Devereux has a zero-tolerance policy for abuse and maintains policies and procedures to systematically reduce the risk of abuse to occur in our organization. Devereux fosters a culture of reporting abuse, and will cooperate with the authorities to the fullest extent possible.

Posted Date 2 weeks ago (11/17/2023 3:59 AM)

Requisition ID 2023-33898

Category Facilities

Position Type Full-Time

The employment policies of Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health are to recruit and hire qualified employees without discrimination because of race, religion, creed, color, age, sex, marital status, national origin, citizenship status, ancestry, disability, veteran status, communication ability, gender identity or expression or sexual orientation and to treat them equally with respect to compensation and opportunities for advancement - including upgrading, promotion and transfer - consistent with individual skills and the needs of Devereux.