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    This position is located at Gateway Arch National Park, in the Maintenance Division. Please visit find a park for additional park information.

    These positions are set aside for those with veterans preference. Non-veterans may not be selected until all available qualified veterans who apply to this announcement have been considered.

    For more information regarding the area or the duties of this position, please contact supervisor Steve Kimbrew at 314-655-1709.


    This position is a Full-Time temporary position not-to-exceed 1039 regular hours (about 6 months) in a service year. Position may be terminated sooner or extended depending on management needs. Individuals selected under this vacancy announcement may be eligible for rehire in subsequent service years provided the employee does not exceed 1039 hours of work in their service year.
    The typical seasonal entry-on-duty period for Gateway Arch National Park is April - October, but can be variable during these months due to weather conditions, project needs, or funding. Anticipated Entry on Duty: April 2018

    Travel, transportation, and relocation expenses will not be paid. All travel, transportation, and relocation expenses associated with reporting for duty in this position will be the sole responsibility of the selected employee.

    Area Information: The Gateway Arch National Park is located in downtown St. Louis, Missouri, on the banks of the Mississippi River. The park memorializes the city's role in westward expansion through the 630 foot Gateway Arch and underground Museum of Westward Expansion. The Old Courthouse commemorates the site where the slave Dred Scott began his freedom suit, ultimately leading to the divisive U. S. Supreme Court decision that polarized the nation. With remarkable low cost of living for all the comforts and attractions it affords, St. Louis has a small-town feel, but offers all the amenities you'd expect in a major metropolitan area, including top-notch health care and education resources. Cultural institutions abound in St. Louis in Forest Park alone, you'll find the Zoo, Art Museum, History Museum, Science Center and the Municipal Opera (and they are all FREE). Together with many suburban and rural communities in both Missouri and Illinois, the St. Louis region offers something for everyone.

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    Responsibilities

    Use of commercial/industrial janitorial materials, tools, and equipment to clean carpeting, walls, window sills, floors, and all surface areas to include exhibit and artifact coverings, security surfaces/barriers, in the museum, galleries, and exhibit rooms. Clean floors (maple, oak, pine, carpet, limestone, tile, stone, and marble), walls, fixtures, windows, blinds, chandeliers, and furniture (mahogany, oak, and cherry wood). Using prescribed methods (Tung oil treated dust mops for wood floors and Watco--tung oil for furniture, banisters, and doors), equipment, and materials. Disposes of waste materials and maintains containers in clean, sanitary condition. Use heavy duty powered equipment, such as floor scrubbers, vacuum cleaners, floor buffers, burnishes, hydraulic lifts, scaffolding, and high pressure hot water cleaners for carpets (Steamex). Make minor adjustments to such equipment while in use to ensure proper operation. Pick up litter on lawns, steps and sidewalks. Wash and disinfect picnic tables. Provide assistance during special events and activities when required. Remove snow from steps, porticos, and sidewalks. Assist with moving bulk packaging and specific mail transporting. Clean ceiling and port-a-potty at the observation deck. Independently keeps restrooms clean, orderly, and in sanitary condition at the Gateway Arch complex. Clean restroom fixtures consisting of toilet bowls, urinals, lavatories and service sinks with operating valves, faucets, drains, and exposed pipes; electric hand dryers; dispensers for soap, towels, toilet tissue, and sanitary napkins, refuse receptacles; and toilet partitions including their doors. Clean furnishings such as tables, desks, chairs, sofas, benches, and book and exhibit cases. Clean glass and plastic, walk off mats, runners and throw rugs. Empty and clean waste containers. Clean load zones and tram capsules.

    Travel Required

    Not required

    Supervisory status

    No

  • Job family (Series)

    3566 Custodial Working

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/493330500. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.