California - Los Angeles
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Maintenance Supervisor
FLSA Classification

Job Function

AMVAC’s Custodian keeps the facilities in the plant in a clean and orderly condition. Duties include cleaning and sanitizing office areas, removing trash and minor maintenance activities. This is a full-time position with benefits and paid time off.

AMVAC® Chemical Corporation, an American Vanguard company, has successfully served the results driven global markets through development, manufacturing and marketing of products for agricultural and commercial use. AMVAC is considered an essential business and this role is key in maintaining a clean, safe and healthy work environment.

Job Duties & Responsibilities

  • Daily cleaning and sanitizing of manufacturing offices including desks and furniture, conference rooms, restrooms, locker rooms, lobby area and kitchens
  • Empty & clean waste cans
  • Vacuum carpet and clean floors
  • Clean and disinfect restrooms and locker rooms; fill dispensers
  • Clean and disinfect kitchens, drinking fountains, microwaves and refrigerators
  • Weekly cleaning of manufacturing offices, conference rooms & kitchen including refrigerators
  • Reqular cleaning of air purifiers, fans, air vents, blinds, light fixtures and bookshelves
  • Quarterly tasks including shampoo carpets, thoroughly clean and wax floors
  • Follow safety guidelines including oral and written safety procedures and policies

Skills & Qualifications

  • Basic Math and English language skills; ability to read and follow directions provided by manufacturer
  • Be able to lift and move up to 25 pounds frequently, safely move 50 pounds – 100 pounds occasionally
  • Function and perform the job duties while wearing Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) as found in a chemical manufacturing plant and working around hazardous materials
  • Follow verbal and written instruction
  • Must also pass post‐offer drug test, background check and other appropriate tests as required 

Education Requirements

  • High school or general education degree (GED)

Experience Requirements

  • 1+ year work experience as an industrial custodian / janitorial position

AMVAC offers:

  • Compensation commensurate to experience
  • Health insurance including Medical, Dental, Vision,
  • Health Savings Account (HSA) / Flexible Spending Account (FSA) available
  • Life and AD&D Insurance 
  • 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan with employer matching
  • Employee Stock Purchasing Plan with employee discount
  • Vacation, Sick & Holiday Pay

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We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

AMVAC is proud to be an EEO/AA employer M/F/D/V. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment background checks and substance abuse testing.