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Head of Maintenance/Custodian

North Providence Union Free Public Library

North Providence, RI

Application Deadline

Apply By Apr 30th, 2022


$20.00 per Hour   Calculate


Providence, RI




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Minimum Education

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Library Experience

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Supervisory Experience


Type of Library


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Job Description

The Mayor Salvatore Mancini Union Free Library Board of Trustees are looking for a responsible custodian to maintain the external and internal appearance of our library.


·         Experience in a custodian role focused on large building upkeep.

·         Ability to Perform minor painting, carpentry and masonry work.

·         Responsible for cleaning and miscellaneous maintenance requests as well as repairs to the facilities.

·         Able to lift and/or carry up to 50 pounds.


The Maintenance Custodians essential duties and responsibilities (but not limited to):

·         perform routine custodial maintenance

·         cleaning and sanitizing of all areas within the library

·         maintains supply levels (toilet paper, paper towels, soap, etc)

·         grounds keeping (sidewalks, parking lots, common areas, planting areas, including snow removal and sanding walkways)

·         assists in moving and setting up furniture and equipment as needed

·         interactions with staff, administration and patrons

·         supervise Maintenance Associate

·         respond to Alarm Company on off hours as needed

·         set priorities, coordinate multiple tasks and meet deadlines,

·         solve problems independently and work well under pressure with an enthusiastic attitude

·         other maintenance duties as directed

Ability to work with the Town Building Superintendent on issues requiring town assistance/maintenance contracts regarding but not limited to heating, lighting, ventilating, and plumbing systems.

This job description is not, nor is it intended to be, a complete statement of all duties, functions, and responsibilities that comprise this position.

This library is not part of a union.

Hours: 25 hours per week.

Salary: $20.00 per hour.

Benefits included.

The North Providence Union Free Library, a member of Ocean State Libraries, is a municipal library governed by a board of trustees servicing North Providence and nearby community.

Benefits & Additional Compensation Info

Benefits included.

Additional Info & Requirements

Please submit letter of interest and resume by: April 30, 2022

Submit letter of interest and resume to:

Email: library@northprovidenceri.gov

Mail: North Providence Union Free Library

Attn: Deputy Director

1810 Mineral Spring Avenue

North Providence, RI 02904

Website: www.nprovlib.org

Posted Apr 13, 2022