Gana-A'Yoo, Limited - Antarctic Program
  • 31-Dec-2020 to Until Filled (MST)
  • Janitorial/Lodging
  • Denver, CO, USA
  • Seasonal

POSITION: Steward, Janitorial (2021/2022)

SEASON: Austral Summer and/or Winter

LOCATION: McMurdo Station, Antarctica

SECTOR/DEPT: Gana-A'Yoo Services Corporation (GSC) Antarctica

REPORTS TO: Steward Janitor Coordinator

Currently seeking a Steward, Janitorial - Responsible for providing service and performing duties that support efforts to maintain sanitation standards in public use areas. Also responsible for the cleaning and restocking supplies in all common areas, dormitories, work centers and recreational facilities under the responsibility of the lodging staff.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

Displays a commitment to providing exceptional service, as outlined by the Janitorial Steward Coordinator and Lead Janitors

Performs daily tasking in an efficient and thorough manner, as instructed by the Lead Janitor.

Responsible for maintaining clean and organized work areas.

Responsible for cleaning bathrooms and other common areas in dormitories, work centers, and recreation facilities.

Cleans and disinfects surfaces contaminated by bodily fluids in accordance with proper blood borne pathogen procedures

Restocks cleaning supplies and maintains organization of janitorial storage closets.

Responsible for the transportation and processing of linens from incoming and outgoing passengers.

Responsible for cleaning and preparing personnel dormitories as needed.

May also be tasked to assist in special projects, including furniture moving, carpet extraction, waxing and buffing floors, and seasonal building opening/closing.

Responsible for reporting any maintenance issues to the, Janitorial Steward Coordinator and/or Lead Janitors/, and in a timely manner.

Able to complete assignments in a timely, organized manner, following through with tasking from beginning to end.

Agrees with and adheres to the Standard Operating Procedures and tasking responsibilities in janitorial duties.

Responsible for cleaning and preparing personnel dormitories as needed.

Responsible for reporting any maintenance issues to the Janitorial Steward Coordinator and Lead Janitors in a timely manner.

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

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to move around the facility 75% or more of the time. The employee is occasionally required to remain in a stationary position for at least 50% of the time. The employee frequently is required to maneuver self to be able to reach product and/or materials needed for task. The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 10 pounds, frequently lift and/or move up to 25 pounds, occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. The employee must be able to perceive oral and written instructions in the form of text, writing, graphs, charts, and/or video, and other forms of communication. Must have capacity for exposure to long hours, days, and weeks away from home.

Able to work in a team unit composed of diverse personalities.

Displays self-motivation in physically challenging and atypical work environment.

Able to maintain flexibility and positive attitude in a dynamic, fast-paced work setting.

Supports the achievement of ASC metrics, whether metrics are directly or indirectly, affected by this position's work activities.

Complies with all ASC Environmental Health & Safety, and Quality Assurance, requirements and goals. Provides documentation to these divisions as necessary to ensure adequate and legal documentation.

Works to achieve ASC goals and contractual commitments.

Janitorial Stewards may be required to work on a night shift. Dayshift work hours are variable and subject to change with very little notice.

Participates in MCI trainings and drill as determined by supervisor.

Agrees with and adheres to the Standard Operating Procedures and tasking responsibilities janitorial duties.

Responsible for maintaining a safe workplace and ensuring that safety is the highest priority in the workplace.

Able to complete assignments in a timely, organized manner, following through with tasking from beginning to end.

Attends all scheduled employee meetings and brings suggestions for improvement to the attention of the Janitorial Steward Coordinator, Lead Janitors.

Performs other related duties as assigned by manager-on-duty.

EDUCATION: High school education or GED.

CERTIFICATIONS AND/OR LICENSING REQUIREMENTS: Current ServSafe Food Handler certificate must be obtained prior to deployment to Antarctica. Valid driver's license required.

EXPERIENCE: Minimum of one year experience in a custodial related or manual labor industry required. Previous experience with Stations Services in Antarctica may be accepted in lieu of minimum experience.

OTHER: US citizenship or permanent residency required.

Gana-A'Yoo, Limited (GYL), an Alaska Native Corporation, offers services with ongoing contracts in many facility types, such as, military training facilities, emergency management centers and temporary field sites. GYL in partnership with ESS Support Services, a Division of Compass Group, will provide operational management support. ESS Support Services is the market leader in providing remote camp and catering services to clients, wherever their location, no matter how extreme the environment may be. Services extend across North America and include such diverse facilities as drilling, mining, construction, pipeline and logging camps, offshore, governmental agencies and others. Payroll and benefits are supported by Compass Group.

We are committed to ensuring that our online application process provides an equal employment opportunity to all job seekers.

If you require assistance in the application process, please contact us at:

GYLOpportunities@usap.gov

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer that considers applicants without regard to race, sex, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other protected status. EEO is the Law poster.

Gana-A'Yoo, Limited - Antarctic Program
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