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Residence Custodian- Temporary

Job ID 3664 Date posted 03/13/2023

Brookhaven National Laboratory ( delivers discovery science and transformative technology to power and secure the nation’s future. Brookhaven Lab is a multidisciplinary laboratory with seven Nobel Prize-winning discoveries, 37 R&D 100 Awards, and more than 70 years of pioneering research. The Lab is primarily supported by the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) Office of Science. Brookhaven Science Associates (BSA) operates and manages the Laboratory for DOE. BSA is a partnership between Battelle and The Research Foundation for the State University of New York on behalf of Stony Brook University. BSA salutes our veterans and active military members with careers that leverage the skills and unique experience they gained while serving our country. Our organization fully supports service members transitioning from active duty to civilian life and pledge’s our commitment to actively hire veterans of the U.S. Armed Forces. Military personnel who have been formally trained or have relevant experience obtained while in service may meet educational requirements and are encouraged to apply for job opportunities at BSA.

Organizational Overview

The Facilities & Operations (F&O) Directorate's mission is

to enable great science. The Guest Services Division

provides services that support and assist the world-class

scientific research performed at Brookhaven National

Laboratory (BNL). Guest services are available to all

Brookhaven Divisions, Departments, guests, users, and

visiting researchers.

Position Description

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Under general supervision, performs general cleaning and housekeeping duties in Housing facilities.

Position Requirements

Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • Requires one year of custodial/housekeeping experience or equivalent professional cleaning experience.
  • Must be flexible and customer oriented.
  • Must be able to read and comprehend OSHA Material Safety Data Sheets and other job-related documents.
  • Must have a valid driver’s license and the ability to pass computer-based training.

Other Requirements

  • Must meet the medical requirements of the “Job Assessment Form"
  • Must have a telephone and must provide the number to BNL for callout and contact purposes
  • Must possess written and verbal skills.
  • Must be able to communicate verbally with customers, fellow workers, and supervisors
  • Must be able to complete all the requirements of the Job Training Assessment
  • Must be capable of following written instruction procedures, work orders and similar documents.
  • Must possess the written skills to sufficiently complete work orders and other required documents.
  • Must be able to communicate verbally with customers, fellow workers, and supervisors.
  • Must be able to complete all the requirements of the Job Training Assessment.

Environmental, Health and Safety Considerations

  • Standing, bending, and lifting
  • Moderate lifting < 30 lbs.
  • Ability to climb portable ladders
  • Working in warm environments
  • Working around moving machinery
  • Physical coordination dexterity and balance
  • Use of powered operated hand tools
  • Ability to wear proper PPE such as safety glasses, shoes and hearing protection

Brookhaven National Laboratory (BNL) is an equal opportunity employer that values inclusion and diversity at our Lab. We are committed to ensuring that all qualified applicants receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, status as a veteran, disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.

BNL takes affirmative action in support of its policy and to advance in employment individuals who are minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities. We ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.

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Brookhaven employees are subject to restrictions related to participation in Foreign Government Talent Recruitment Programs, as defined and detailed in United States Department of Energy Order 486.1A. You will be asked to disclose any such participation at the time of hire for review by Brookhaven. The full text of the Order may be found at:

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