8500 Furey Rd, Upper Chichester, PA 19014 -2341
(610) 485-5881

Upper Chichester Township

Now Hiring: Facilities Cleaner

Now Hiring: Facilities Cleaner

Posted on June 11, 2024

Upper Chichester Township is looking to hire a dedicated Cleaner to join our team. The ideal candidate will have a strong attention to detail and a passion for maintaining pristine spaces. This position offers a flexible part time schedule and involves both daily cleaning tasks and occasional deep cleaning assignments.

Objective: The Cleaner is responsible for maintaining cleanliness and sanitation standards at the Upper Chichester Municipal Complex and Community Center, ensuring a safe and hygienic environment for staff, residents, and visitors.

Organizational Relationships: Reports to: Director of Parks and Recreation

General Statement of Duties: The Cleaner is responsible for performing a variety of cleaning duties to maintain the cleanliness and orderliness of designated areas within the Upper Chichester Municipal Complex and Community Center.

Examples of Duties: (Duties are illustrative and not inclusive.)

  1. Clean and sanitize restrooms, including sinks, toilets, and floors.
  2. Dust and wipe down surfaces, such as desks, tables, chairs, and shelves.
  3. Vacuum carpets and mop floors to maintain cleanliness.
  4. Empty trash receptacles and dispose of waste appropriately.
  5. Clean windows, mirrors, and glass surfaces.
  6. Ensure all cleaning equipment and supplies are properly stored and maintained.
  7. Monitor and replenish cleaning supplies as needed.
  8. Follow established safety procedures and protocols at all times.

Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Knowledge of proper cleaning techniques, equipment, and supplies.
  • Ability to follow instructions and work independently.
  • Strong attention to detail and a commitment to cleanliness.
  • Ability to prioritize tasks and manage time efficiently.
  • Physical stamina and endurance to perform cleaning tasks throughout the shift.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Must possess a valid Motor Vehicle Operator’s License and satisfactory driving record.
  • High school diploma or equivalent preferred.
  • Previous experience in commercial cleaning or janitorial work preferred.
  • Ability to pass a background check.

Licenses or Certifications Required: None required, but certification in cleaning techniques or sanitation practices is a plus.

Environmental Factors/Physical Requirements:

  • Ability to stand, walk, bend, stoop, and lift up to 50 pounds.
  • Exposure to cleaning chemicals and fumes.
  • Work may be performed indoors and outdoors, depending on cleaning tasks.
  • Must be able to work flexible hours, including evenings and weekends, as needed.


  1. Interested candidates should submit a completed employment application to
    Recreation@upperchitwp.com. Please ensure the subject line contains: “Cleaner Position”
  2. The position is open until filled; however, review of applications is ongoing at this time.
  3. The selected candidate will be required to pass a pre-employment criminal background check and drug screen

This job description is intended to convey information essential to understanding the scope of the Cleaner's position and is not an exhaustive list of responsibilities or qualifications. Duties may be added, deleted, or modified at any time at the discretion of management.