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Transdev PT Cleaner-Garden City, NY in Garden City, New York


Transdev is the largest private sector operator of multiple modes of passenger transit in North America, providing bus, rail, paratransit, shuttle, sedan and taxi services. We manage over 200 transportation contracts for cities, transit authorities and airports, providing safe and sustainable mobility solutions. Our mission is to improve public transportation, to enhance quality of life and combat global warming.

Maintains buildings and grounds in a clean and orderly fashion. Perform heavy cleaning duties, such as cleaning floors, shampooing rugs, washing walls and glass, and removing rubbish. Duties may include performing routine maintenance activities, notifying management of need for repairs, and cleaning snow or debris from sidewalk.


  • Clean building floors by sweeping, mopping, scrubbing, or vacuuming them.

  • Gather and empty trash.

  • Service, clean, and supply restrooms.

  • Clean and polish furniture and fixtures.

  • Clean windows, glass partitions, and mirrors, using soapy water or other cleaners, sponges, and squeegees.

  • Dust furniture, walls, machines, and equipment.

  • Mix water and detergents in containers to prepare cleaning solutions, according to specifications.

  • Steam-clean or shampoo carpets.

  • Strip, seal, finish, and polish floors.

  • Clean and restore building interiors damaged by fire, smoke, or water, using commercial cleaning equipment.

  • Follow procedures for the use of chemical cleaners and power equipment, in order to prevent damage to floors and fixtures.

  • Monitor building security and safety by performing such tasks as locking doors after operating hours.

  • Notify managers concerning the need for major repairs or additions to building operating systems.

  • Remove snow from sidewalks, driveways, and parking areas, using snowplows, snow blowers, and snow shovels, and spread snow melting chemicals.

  • Requisition supplies and equipment needed for cleaning and maintenance duties.

  • Set up, arrange, and remove decorations, tables, chairs, ladders, and scaffolding to prepare facilities for events such as banquets and meetings.

  • Spray insecticides and fumigants to prevent insect and rodent infestation.


Education, Licensing, and Certifications :

High school diploma or GED.

  • 6 months to 1 years experience.

  • Must possess active listening skills, reading comprehension, coordination, speaking, and oral comprehension skills.

  • Must possess excellent communication skills and language comprehension.

  • Hardworking and sincere on the job

Experience :

  • 6 months to 1 year of janitorial experience preferred

Skills and Knowledge Required:

  • Good oral communication skills

  • Ability to read and follow written and spoken instructions

  • Ability to read, comprehend, and abide by Material Safety Data Sheets and all other safety training materials provided

  • Ability to mix and use a variety of cleaning products

  • Strong attention to details

Travel requirement (as a percent): <5% for occasional meetings

Pre-Employment Requirements:

  • Must submit to drug testing, and a criminal background check

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The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified.

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions upon request.

Transdev is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer and welcomes all qualified applicants. Applicants will receive fair and impartial consideration without regard to race, sex, color, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, genetic data, gender identity, sexual orientation, religion or other legally protected status, or any other classification protected by federal, state, or local law.

EEO is the Law Poster:

Drug free workplace

If based in the United States, applicants must be eligible to work in US without restrictions for any employer at any time; be able to pass a drug screen and background check

Job Locations US-NY-Garden City

Posted Date 2 weeks ago (7/28/2020 11:05 AM)

Requisition ID 2020-13040

Position Category Maintenance/Mechanics/Parts/Utility/Materials

Internal Reference 516

Internal Code 3 Ind1

Company/Division Transdev Services