Website Skookum

“Creating Opportunities for People of all Abilities"

Location: Ridley Park, Pennsylvania

Type: Non-Exempt

Work Schedule: Full-Time Day Shift

Compensation: Competitive wage dependent on experience

Benefits: Skookum is proud to offer a comprehensive compensation and benefits package to our eligible part-time and full-time employees. Full-Time benefits of a Janitor at Skookum include:

Medical, Dental, Vision, 401(k) retirement plan, Life & Short-Term Disability Insurance
$4.27/hour Health and Welfare Benefit
Flexible Spending Account for both medical and dependent care
11 paid federal holidays, accrual of 12 paid days of vacation at the start of employment, paid sick leave
Potential shared earning bonus
Tuition assistance available after 1 year of employment and potential scholarships for qualified dependents
Professional development, certifications, and training opportunities
Verizon wireless discount
Employee Assistance Program (EAP), and an engaging wellness program
Public Service Loan Forgiveness eligibility for full time employees
Skookum is a national non-profit, government contractor that is dedicated to “Creating Opportunities for People with Disabilities” through hiring and supporting individuals with disabilities and veterans with disabilities. We take pride in our mission-focused culture, our Core Values, Diversity, Partnership, Commitment, Integrity, and Quality, and our dedication to providing a safe and respectful work environment to our employees.

Skookum is seeking a passionate and self-motivated Janitor with a can-do attitude.


Typical duties include but are not limited to:

Carpet spotting – spot clean heavily soiled carpet prior to shampooing. Loading and unloading of packages with the use of a forklift.
Carpet shampooing – operate industrial carpet cleaner to shampoo carpets according to schedule.
Sweeping – sweep each area according to schedule. Putting stock away in bins.
Strip wax from floor – apply stripping solution either manually or with floor care equipment according to schedule.
Cleans windows, glass partitions, mirrors and other glass surfaces of building interior or exterior.
Communicating with customers – maintain windows schedule, to include coordinating with the customer, in a courteous and professional manner.
Operate hand or power trucks in performing warehousing duties.
Perform general janitorial and cleaning duties as required by customer.

One (1) year experience in a custodial capacity preferred.
Must be able to work independently and as part of a team.
Physical Requirements:

Employees must have the ability to perform the following physical demands for extended periods of time with or without assistance. The physical demands of this position may be reasonably accommodated for individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions on a case-by-case basis.

Must be able to lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.
May be required to reach, kneel, walk, stand, and use repetitive motion for several hours at a time based on position duties.
May be climbing in and out of a vehicle, and up and down stairs may also be required.
Must be able to maintain stamina and work effectively under pressure to perform assigned duties.

Valid state driver’s license is required with the ability to obtain and maintain coverage by Skookum’s insurance.
Must be able to obtain and maintain applicable security clearances and installation access. A background check and E-Verify will be conducted for this position.

To Apply: Visit our website at www.skookum.org to complete an application.

Current Employees need to log into their Workday to apply.



Skookum’s mission is “Creating opportunities for people with disabilities.”

Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.


Disability Accommodations Available for Applicants: Skookum is committed to access and reasonable accommodations for individuals with disabilities. If you require an accommodation so you can participate in our recruitment process, you are encouraged to contact us.

For Skookum Contract Services call (360) 475-0756 ext. 349 or email recruiting@skookum.org.

For Skookum Aerospace Manufacturing call (360) 381-0324 or email aerospacerecruiting@skookumaerospace.org.


Skookum is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Women/Minority/Veteran/Disabled - Skookum participates in E-Verify

To apply for this job email your details to zana.allen@skookum.org

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