Shine Early Learning
Job Description Acelero Learning is a pioneering provider of early childhood education and family engagement services through our three business units, all focused on closing the achievement gap for thousands of Head Start children and families across the country. With over $50 million in revenue and unparalleled child outcome data, we are both one of the largest and one of the most innovative companies in our space. Acelero Learning has two divisions: Acelero Learning is a direct provider Head Start services in four states (New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Nevada and Wisconsin). Shine Early Learning partners with local organizations to support the delivery of high quality services through Shine Assist and Shine Implement programs. We are seeking an inspired and dedicated Facilities Assistant. This position supports the maintenance of high quality Head Start classrooms and overall facilities. Responsibilities include maintaining compliance of facilities and other services with Head Start Performance Standards and other state and federal regulations, and providing custodial services to the program. Responsibilities also include custodial maintenance of all facilities to which s\/he is assigned. Responsibilities: The Facilities Assistant uses knowledge of sound facilities and operational practices ensure compliance with performance standards and licensing requirements, and provide for health and safety of all infants, toddlers and preschool children in the program. The Facilities Assistant's responsibilities chiefly fall within the core function of Facilities & Operations, although s\/he may perform other tasks as needed. Identifies areas in need of maintenance and repair and responds to those needs promptly and effectively. Performs basic maintenance, construction and technology tasks and effectively utilizes resources to accomplish them. Provide general maintenance to facilities: Cleans all facilities over which s\/he has primary responsibility, including regular cleaning of exposed spaces, bathrooms, and floors. Completes regular maintenance, cleaning and minor repairs at centers and main office upon request. Ensures major repairs and maintenance are completed as requested. Completes routine maintenance of all heating and ventilation systems. Assists in remodeling, refurbishing and repairing of office spaces, classrooms, and storage units which may include minor carpentry, painting, sanding and refinishing of furniture, fixtures and equipment. Perform minor plumbing and electrical repairs and maintenance. Ensures regular maintenance and upkeep of outdoor environments, including lawns, landscaped beds, playgrounds, outdoor structures and parking lots. Perform routine inspections of outdoor areas to insure areas are free of safety hazards, trash, weeds and other debris. Repair and maintenance of building, classroom, storage facilities, machinery and equipment agency wide: Assists in moving office furniture, fixtures and equipment within and between sites to support staffing changes, relocations, remodels and program expansion. Perform routine inspections of site interiors for safety hazards. Perform repairs, maintenance, moving, transporting, and installation of playground structures. Ensure agency machinery and equipment is maintained and stored in a secure location. Transport and distribute food and other materials to Early Head Start sites as needed. Complete work requisitions in a timely manner as directed by the Lead Facilities Engineer. Requirements: High School Diploma or equivalent, AA\/AS preferred. Versatile experience in general repair, carpentry, facilities maintenance, assembly, plumbing, electrical, painting, etc. Ability to thrive in a fast paced, dynamic atmosphere with multiple demands Reliable transportation, driver\u2019s license in good standing and state-mandated minimum insurance coverage(s) on your vehicle Able to lift and move heavy and\/or bulky objects or children weighing up to 75 lbs Proficient computer literacy in email, word processing and internet navigation The mission of Acelero Learning is to bring a relentless focus on positive child and family outcomes to close the achievement gap and build a better future for children, families, and communities served by the Head Start program. We are an equal opportunity employer, committed to creating a diverse and healthy workplace.
Shine Early Learning