POSITION:  Housekeeper / Custodian--Part Time

DEPARTMENT: Operations

FLSA STATUS:   Non-Exempt


SMG, the leader in privately managed public assembly facilities, has immediate openings for Housekeepers at the DCU Center in Worcester, MA 01608.  These are part time, union, event based positions and applicants MUST be available to work OVERNIGHTS AND WEEKENDS.


Under direction, perform routine housekeeping tasks to ensure a clean & presentable facility at all times


Duties and Responsibilities

  • Participates in cleaning various rooms & areas of the facility to include but not limited to, sweeping, mopping/scrubbing, vacuum of carpets, removal of trash to proper disposal areas.
  • Cleaning of restrooms, & restocking/replenish supplies when required cleaning of stains etc. from carpets & seats
  • Ability to clean windows etc. both inside & outside of the facility
  • Assist as directed in the separation of recyclables from trash & the proper disposal of these items
  • Clean & maintain other equipment & areas as directed


           Education and Experience

High school diploma or general education degree (GED)

Previous experience in similar functions desirable


Skills and Abilities

Ability to use small powered cleaning equipment (vacuums, blowers, window washing equipment etc.)

Ability to listen and follow instructions both verbal & written

Ability to read & understand MSDS sheets to use required chemicals in a safe & proper manner

Operate walkie-talkie radio devices when required

Present a neat & groomed appearance and demeanor at all times during the workday

Capable of working safely from ladders & small lifts

Qualified to operate various large powered cleaning equipment is a plus (floor scrubber, buffers)


           Physical Requirements

To perform this job successfully, this position requires lifting at least 50 lbs. without assistance and be capable of lifting higher amounts safely with assistance. Walking & standing for most of the assigned shift, bending & stooping at times is required. These tasks maybe performed in adverse conditions at times (loud noise, dust inclement weather & moving vehicles may be present). Also capable of climbing & descending steps/stairways with needed equipment to complete cleaning tasks assigned



Other Qualifications 

Ability to work flexible hours including daytime, evening, overnight, weekends and holidays, as needed

Must be able to speak, read and write English

Must have professional attitude and appearance

Must be at least 18 years old


Union dues/fees shall apply.



The essential responsibilities of this position are described under the headings above.  They may be subject to change at any time due to reasonable accommodation or other reasons.  Also, this document in no way states or implies that these are the only duties to be performed by the employee occupying this position.



Please go to the Employment page of dcucenter.com and apply thru the job-specific link:





To be considered for any open position, you must complete the application process completely through the link provided.  Applicants that need reasonable accommodations to complete the application process may call 508-929-0114.


Nicole Murray

HR Manager
DCU Center
50 Foster Street
Worcester, MA 01608

Accepting applications from 8/30/2019 until filled.


SMG is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer, and encourages Women, Minorities, Individuals with Disabilities and protected Veterans to apply.  VEVRAA Federal Contractor