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Pacific Northwest National Laboratory Janitor in RICHLAND, Washington

Organization and Job ID

Job ID: 310682

Directorate: Operational Systems Directorate (OSD)

Division: Facilities & Infrastructure Operations

Group: Custodial & Floor Services

Starting Wage: $867.88/week

Job Description

This full-time position is assigned to perform assigned janitorial duties such as dust mopping, wet mopping, vacuuming, general cleaning, window washing, dusting, collecting waste, ordering/stocking supplies, etc.

  • In this role, you would be expected to perform heavy cleaning duties which may include stooping, bending, kneeling, and standing for long periods of time.

  • All training is performed online; the incumbent must be able to efficiently utilize the internet, Outlook, and other computer applications.

  • There is a high demand for quality customer service as you will be expected to provide friendly service to all office personnel.

  • You will be expected to respond well to supervision and changing assignments and/or environments.

Minimum Qualifications

  • A High School diploma or equivalent

  • Two (2) years of proven customer service and at least one (1) year of experience in the service industry. This must be reflected in the resume submitted.

  • Must have a valid state-issued driver's license.

Preferred Qualifications

  • The ideal person will have good judgment and a positive attitude.

  • We value loyalty and will be looking for candidates with proven longevity.

  • The ideal candidate would have experience and knowledge of floor cleaning processes from prep to finish and the ability to operate a variety of floor cleaning equipment.

  • Prefer skills in utilizing electronic work request systems/tracking for tablets or Smartphones.

  • U.S. Citizenship

Equal Employment Opportunity

Battelle Memorial Institute (BMI) at Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL) is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and supports diversity in the workplace. All employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital or family status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or genetic information. All BMI staff must be able to demonstrate the legal right to work in the United States. BMI is an E-Verify employer. Learn more at

Please be aware that the Department of Energy (DOE) prohibits DOE employees and contractors from participation in certain foreign government talent recruitment programs. If you are offered a position at PNNL and are currently a participant in a foreign government talent recruitment program you will be required to disclose this information before your first day of employment.

Other Information

Special/Hazardous Working Conditions or Environment:

  • This position is subject to changing to a swing shift if the need arises.

  • You may be subjected to working around radiation, chemicals, asbestos, lasers, carcinogens and other material in a laboratory environment.

  • This is a bargaining unit position and will be under the Battelle/HAMTC Labor Contract. As a condition of employment, unless otherwise exempted, the staff member will be required to join the appropriate union affiliated with the Hanford Metal Trades Council (HAMTC) after 30 days of continuous service and pay union dues or pay agency fees to such union in lieu of joining.

Directorate: Operational Systems

Job Category: Crafts/Ops/Laborers/Service Workers

Group: Utility & Infrastructure Ops

Opening Date: 2020-03-20

Closing Date: 2020-04-03