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Shelter Attendant-Family Shelter (On Call)

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Job Details
Job Order Number
Company Name
City of Portland
Physical Address
389 Congress St.
Portland, ME 04101
Job Description

SHELTER ATTENDANT-Family Shelter (On-Call)
Health and Human Services Department -Social Services Division – t*he Family Shelter is searching for per diem/on-call shelter attendants – Schedules will vary* – Availability to work a combination of nights, days, weekends, and holidays is desired. Duties include; welcoming homeless families of varying backgrounds in need of shelter, monitoring dorms, common areas, and shelter grounds. Frequent cleaning of dorms, common areas, bathrooms, and grounds is required. The position also involves crisis intervention, triage for over 200 guests per night, and conflict resolution. This position also includes rotation to multiple stations during the course of each shift including walking up and down flights of stairs and standing or sitting for long periods of time. Also includes set up and take down of sleeping spaces including moving of mats, chairs, tables, full laundry bags and other items as required. Positive attitude with exceptional patience and customer service skills required. Offers of employment are contingent upon completion of a satisfactory background check. Rate of pay is $12.61/hour. This is not a benefit eligible position. * Accepting applications until positions are filled.*

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