Job Posting: Part-Time Church Sexton
Location: Latham, NY
Position: Part-Time Church Sexton
Hours: 24 hours per week
Compensation: Commensurate based upon experience
Application Deadline: November 1st, 2023
Calvary United Methodist Church, located in the heart of Latham, NY, is a vibrant and welcoming congregation dedicated to serving our community through worship, fellowship, and outreach. We are seeking a dedicated and responsible individual to join our team as a Part-Time Church Sexton.
The Part-Time Church Sexton will play a vital role in maintaining the cleanliness, functionality, and overall appearance of our church facilities. This position reports directly to the Lead Pastor and will collaborate with other church trustees and staff members to ensure a welcoming environment for all church members and visitors.
· Perform routine cleaning and maintenance tasks throughout the church premises, including worship spaces, fellowship halls, restrooms, and common areas.
· Set up and prepare rooms for various events, meetings, and worship services.
· Assist in basic maintenance tasks such as light bulb replacement, minor repairs, and general upkeep of the facilities.
· Ensure the grounds are well-maintained, including snow removal and landscaping duties as needed.
· Collaborate with other staff members to coordinate facility needs for special events and services.
· Maintain a safe and organized environment for all occupants by identifying and addressing potential hazards.
· Monitor and report any necessary repairs or maintenance requirements to the Facilities Manager.
· High school diploma or equivalent.
· Prior experience in custodial or facilities maintenance roles preferred.
· Strong organizational skills with attention to detail.
· Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
· Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
· Basic knowledge of general maintenance and cleaning practices.
· Physical capability to perform tasks that may require lifting, bending, and standing for extended periods.
Schedule: The Part-Time Church Sexton position is for 24 hours per week. The specific schedule will be determined in collaboration with the Lead Pastor and Trustee Chair and may include weekends and occasional evenings to support church activities.
How to Apply:
Interested candidates are invited to submit their resume and a brief cover letter highlighting their relevant experience to CalvaryUMCLatham@gmail.com. Please include "Part-Time Church Sexton Application" in the subject line of your email.
The application deadline is November 1st, 2023. Applications submitted after this date may not be considered.
Calvary United Methodist Church is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes applicants from all backgrounds to apply.
We thank all applicants for their interest, but only those selected for an interview will be contacted. We look forward to welcoming a new member to our team who shares our commitment to maintaining a warm and inviting atmosphere for all who enter our doors.