Events & Janitorial Staff 2PT, 1FT

$13.50-$14.40/hr

The Fort Worth Botanic Garden | Botanical Research Institute of Texas seeks 4 Events & Janitorial Staff Members: 2 full time and 2 part time for our Operations team.

As an Events & Janitorial Support Staff Member, you would coordinate with your Public Events team and other FWBG|BRIT staff as needed to ensure our various event venues represent our organization’s best foot forward. Our venues—both outdoor in the gardens, and indoor throughout our various facilities—are one of the strategic ways we engage the community through hosting various public and private events. We believe that the quality of facilities we provide help communicate our organizational mission and we rely on our Public Event Attendant team members to communicate that mission through a warm, welcoming environment that will give their events (and our organization in turn) distinction. If you’re dedicated to the details that turn a venue into an experience, we think you might be a great fit for this team.

Some of the daily responsibilities we rely on our Events & Janitorial Staff to perform are:
  • Performs a wide variety of duties in the preparation of public events related to set-ups, which includes installing bleachers, portable risers, fence panels and portable stairs; moving temporary walls; delivering supplies and various kinds of materials. Assembles, arranges and disassembles furniture, tables and chairs. 
  • Cleans meeting rooms exhibit halls, corridors, restroom and lobby 
  • Sweeps, scrubs, strips, waxes, mops, washes, polishes, vacuums floors and shampoos carpets
  • Uses floor-cleaning equipment, which includes buffers and sweepers
  • Provides information and gives directions to the public
  • Drive trams throughout the garden upon request 
  • Supervises small crews of temporary laborers as needed 
  • Locks and secures buildings

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Minimum Qualification Requirements:
  • High School Diploma or GED.
  • Experience operating audio-video equipment.
  • Experience in maintenance tasks including floor care utilizing floor cleaning equipment.
  • Fire code and chemical safety training.
  • Experience in janitorial best practices.
  • Employee must maintain current Texas Driver’s License and auto-related liability insurance. 
  • Possession of, or ability to obtain, an appropriate certification or license may be required depending on assignment.
  • Employee is required to undergo a physical exam to assess whether the person is able to perform the duties of the position with or without accommodation.  
  • Must be able to translate in Spanish and pass test for bilingual translation. 

Please see the full job description for a more detailed list of job tasks and applicant qualifications.

FWBG|BRIT strives to maintain a positive working environment focused on growth and success of individuals, working together in a collaborative, professional manner, with communication a priority. To apply, please download the linked application and submit the completed form (and/or a resume) and cover letter as a single document to: brithr@brit.org. Applications will be considered until the position is filled. FWBG|BRIT is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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