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SUPPORT SERVICE WORKER - 4423800

We continually strive for a workforce that reflects the growing diversity within the State of Illinois.  A variety of employee backgrounds, perspectives, ideas and experiences are crucial to our ability to most effectively serve the public.  Bilingual skills welcome

Reasonable Accommodation Statement

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Sponsorship for Employment

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Disclosure of Salary Information

In compliance with the Illinois Equal Pay Act, 820 ILCS 112/1 et seq., the State does not seek, request, or require a job applicant’s wage or salary history.  Employment decisions are not made based on an applicant’s wage or salary history.  To that end, please do not include wage or salary information in your resume or other profile or application materials.

Date:  Jul 30, 2022
Location: 

Kankakee, IL, US, 60901-5018

Job Requisition ID:  16038

Agency :  Department of Human Services 

Opening Date/Time: 08/02/2022
Closing Date/Time: 08/15/2022
 
Salary:   Anticipated Salary: $3,105 - $4,078 per month  
Job Type:   Salaried Full Time  
County:   Kankakee  
Number of Vacancies:   1  
Plan/BU:   RC009  

 

This position is a union position; therefore, provisions of the relevant

collective bargaining agreement/labor contract apply to the filling of this position.

 

All applicants who want to be considered for this position MUST apply electronically through the illinois.jobs2web.com website.

State of Illinois employees should click the link near the top left to apply through the SuccessFactors employee career portal.

Applications submitted via email or any paper manner (mail, fax, hand delivery) will not be considered.

 

Posting Identification Number  10-75-16038

Position Overview

Under direct supervision, performs routine, repetitive unskilled manual tasks associated with support services at Shapiro Center, including exterior building and campus clean-up including lawn care and snow removal, dietary tasks including meal distribution and clean-up, laundry tasks, housekeeping and clothing services. Uses and performs simple maintenance on standard equipment and machinery, ensuring compliance with Public Health standards, facility and department policies and procedures. Completes simple clerical tasks including completing work orders, supply orders and routine logs and reports.

Job Responsibilities

1. Performs routine, repetitive unskilled manual tasks associated with support services, including exterior building and campus clean-up, lawn care and snow removal, dietary tasks including meal distribution and clean-up, laundry tasks, housekeeping and clothing services. Follows Public Health standards, facility and department policies and established procedures, to ensure the timely and accurate completion of services.  Monitors assigned schedule, following up with supervisor regarding any issues which arise while completing assigned duties.

 

2.  Uses and performs simple maintenance on standard equipment and machinery, ensuring compliance with Public Health standards, facility and department policies and procedures.  Uses maintenance equipment and machinery to sweep, scrub, mop, strip, seal, wax and buff floors.  Follows facility safety precautions in the use and handling of supplies, tools, equipment and machinery while working in and around residential and training sites. Sweeps and thoroughly cleans and sanitizes bathrooms, halls, stairs and living areas.  Washes walls, windows, water fountains, mirrors, polishes woodwork, cleans light fixtures and heating and air conditioner vents. Dusts assigned areas and removes trash from waste baskets ensuring proper disposal of trash and infectious waste.

 

3.  Completes simple clerical tasks including completing work orders, supply orders and routine logs and reports. Maintains adequate supplies for assigned areas, keeps records and inventories and submits work and supply orders, ensuring for proper rotation of stock. Notifies supervisor of physical plant, dietary or clothing deficiencies. Performs simple maintenance of standard equipment and machinery.

 

4. Performs other duties as required or assigned which are reasonably within the scope of the duties enumerated above.

Minimum Qualifications

  1. Requires knowledge, skill and mental development equivalent to completion of High School supplemented by six months experience in the support service functional area to which assigned.

Conditions of Employment

  1. Requires the ability to meet all agency vaccine/health-related policies and guidance. 
  2. Requires ability to pass the Illinois Department of Human Services background check. 
  3. Requires ability to pass a drug screen for drugs prohibited from recreational use under Illinois Law.

Work Hours:  6:30am - 3:00pm, Rotating days off  


Work Location: 100 E Jeffery St Kankakee, IL 60901-5018  

Shaprio Developmental Center

Residential Unit 415A


Agency Contact: 

Emily Monaghan

emily.monaghan@illinois.gov

 

Job Family:  Facility/Fleet Management; Social Services  

 

About the Agency

IDHS serves families in need all across Illinois. Our mission is providing equitable access to social services, supports, programs and resources to enhance the lives of all who we serve. We are committed to the core values of Human Dignity, Equity, Community, Urgency, Transparency and Kindness.

 

APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS

Use the “Apply” button at the top right or bottom right of this posting to begin the application process.

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If you have questions about how to apply, please see the following resources:

State employees: Log in to the career portal for State employees and review the Internal Candidate Application Job Aid

Non-State employees: on Illinois.jobs2web.com – click “Application Procedures” in the footer of every page of the website.

 

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