Maintenance/Custodian (Part-time)

St. Simon the Apostle Catholic Church
Position Description: 

St. Simon the Apostle Parish seeks a qualified candidate for the position of part-time Maintenance/Custodian. This position includes minor maintenance (plumbing, changing of ballasts, cleaning, facility set up, ice and snow removal, scrubbing and waxing floors, and other minor maintenance and custodial duties as needed. This individual will work with the Lead Maintenance Coordinator to ensure the parish facilities are functional, clean and safe at all times. Work schedule will be 9:00 am - 3:30 pm with occasional weekend hours (approximately 30 hours/week).

The ideal candidate should have some previous experience in general maintenance and able to follow written and oral instructions. The person must be detail oriented and an independent worker. Some climbing and lifting is involved. This position requires being able to deal with a multitude of people including parish and school staff as well as volunteers. This employee must maintain and be a good steward of supplies, equipment, tools, furniture and other property entrusted in his/her care. It is desirable that this person have a pleasant demeanor especially around parishioners who may use the parish facilities.

Duties & Responsibilities:
• Performs minor maintenance of the parish buildings.
• Performs scrubbing, stripping and waxing of floors.
• Provides general assistance as needed through set up of tables and chairs in facilities, as requested.
• Assists in maintenance of grounds, including but not limited to snow removal and grass cutting.
• Assists Lead Maintenance Coordinator with campus buildings including lighting, HVAC, electrical, plumbing, alarms, interior and exterior.
• Personal assistant to parish and school staff.
• Performs all other miscellaneous duties as needed.

Knowledge & Experience Requirements:
• Position requires knowledge of and experience with some carpentry work.
• Position requires flexibility caused by emergencies or special events.
• Frequ3ent lifting, ability to lift 50 pounds.
• Exposure to climate changes and temperatures.
• Ability to perform minor repair work on facilities as needed
• Waxing, stripping and scrubbing knowledge of floors a plus.
• Must be able to communicate equipment problems or questions to Business Manager.

Contact Details: 

Resumes can be mailed to 11011 Mueller Rd. St. Louis, Mo 63123, Attn: Cindy Maloney or emailed to