Current Employment Positions


  • Job Tracking ID: 512588-579072
  • Job Location: Chicago , IL
  • Job Level: Entry Level (less than 2 years)
  • Level of Education: High School/GED
  • Job Type: Full-Time/Regular
  • Date Updated: June 15, 2017
  • Years of Experience: Less Than 1 Year
  • Starting Date: June 19, 2017

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Job Description:

Family Guidance Centers, Inc. (FGC), a not-for-profit behavioral healthcare organization, treats and prevents substance abuse, as well as an array of other related problems. Since 1969, FGC's comprehensive programming has educated and guided individuals toward their full potential as productive members within their own families and our society.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • To assist the daily janitorial operations at Family Guidance Centers, Inc., 310 W. Chicago and satellite locations when needed.
  • Complete daily janitorial checklist and all associated work: (On trash day move containers to alley)
    • Restock restroom and general areas
    • Restock paper to copy area
    • Adjust thermostats
    • Clean all bathrooms
    • Refill/ Replace towels, toilet paper & air-fresheners as needed
    • Take out trash, condense and neatly place in containers
  • Sweep and mop all floors
  • Vacuum all the offices
  • Wipe down/dust all tables, cafeteria, offices, group rooms, etc
  • Clean all interior and exteriors windows, doors and window sills
  • (Exterior windows - weather permitting)
  • Keep up floors: strip & wax or buffing as needed
  • Keep grounds tidy, free of garbage
  • Clean all base boards
  • Dust all mini blinds
  • Wash walls if needed
  • Replace urinal cakes as needed.
  • Check plumbing fixtures for proper function and leaks.
  • Maintain cleaning equipment.
  • Sweep external front and back of building daily
  • Removes snow and ice from walkways during inclement weather. Ensures walkways are kept clear by spreading ice melt or rock salt.
    • Shovel snow from front and back of building (during winter months)
    • Use of gas powered snow blower and manual shovels
  • Properly store and handle bio hazard material:
    • Medication bottles
    • Tox bottles
  • Respond to shipments and pickups:
    • Reconcile shipment and sign for receipt
    • Packing slips must be verified and returned to accounting or manager
    • Stock received items in designated areas
    • Notify manager when supplies are getting low --- NOT when they are out
  • Respond timely to emergencies:Keep garage clean and orderly:
    • Solve the problem, work to get problem resolved, or escalate to executives
    • Inform manager of any maintenance problems
    1. Sweep and Vacuum
    2. Properly stock supply boxes
    3. Keep maintenance equipment neat and in their proper locations
    4. Responsible for (USPO &DCFS) Drops
    5. Assist with special event set-ups. Assist any outside vendors around facility as needed i.e. (Pest control or other services.
    6. Assist with Crowd Control as needed.

Schedule: You will be required to work any of 3 start times Monday thru Friday. 8:30am to 5:00pm, 10:30am to 7:00pm, also Sat. 6:00am to 2:30pm. Early and late times may require opening and closing of facility. If you are required to open facility you will start a half hour prior to open. Your start times may change due to responsibility and need for staff availability.

Number of Position Openings: 1

Experience and Skills:

Education and/or Experience: Janitorial experience and a wiliness to learn new duties are required. Must be self-motivated, willing to take initiative, and be able to work without direct supervision. Employee must be punctual and dependable.

Certificates, Licenses, Registrations: N/A


Family Guidance Centers Inc. offers opportunities for individuals with an interested in behavioral health. Our organization provides a comprehensive benefit package for full time employment that includes health insurance, dental, vision, life insurance and a 401k pension plan. Vacation, sick and personal days with ten paid holidays off are included in our paid time off compensation package. 


Salary Range: $12.00 - $14.00 an hour