Job Overview


About the Agency

The Smithsonian Institution values and seeks a diverse workforce. Join us in "Inspiring Generations through Knowledge and Discovery."


  • Performs maintenance of the museum's campus ensuring an overall pristine and polished area. Spot checks and corrects own work. Take ownership and initiative in completing work assignments.
  • Cleans/mops bathrooms, vacuums and cleans corridors/entrance ways, stairways and other important areas within the campus.
  • Performs snow, trash and other debris removal.
  • Perform special facilities management support including painting, protection of objects and other assignments as needed.
  • Work on a wide variety of facility management projects as request by his/her supervisor.
  • Works independently as well as part of a team. Communicates and provides excellent customer service to all staff members.
  • Serves as a rotating driver for the museum’s operating van (driving up to 15 staff/visitors to Newark, New Jersey from the main campus).

Supervisory Status


Promotion Potential


Travel Required

  • Not Required

Relocation Authorized

  • No

Who May Apply

This job is open to…

This position is open to all U.S. Citizens or U.S. Nationals

Note: Federal employees with permanent status or individuals eligible for special appointing authorities may also apply to Job Announcement #14R-LG-299770-MPA-CHM.

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