Seasonal Maintenance Worker

Portage Public Library, hours are as-needed only. Primarily grounds maintenance. Send letter of interest with skills/qualifications, job experience, two references, address and phone number to 704 Main Street, Portage 15946 or Immediate opening.

Job Duties:

-Keeps the library sidewalks and other trafficked areas clear of ice and snow.
-Safely and appropriately distributes de-icing solutions.
-Keeps the library property (including lot next to building) clear of weeds and litter.
-Changes light bulbs and HVAC filters in library.
-Proficiently and safely uses equipment such as shovels, weed eater, snow blower, and other manually operated tools and equipment.
-Maintain a clean and safe job site.
-Always represent the library’s best interest, maintain the highest level of integrity and professionalism.
-Attend training classes and seminars if needed.
-Perform other tasks or landscaping duties as assigned.
-Comply with all library’s COVID-19 safety procedures such as wearing a face mask and maintain social distancing.
-Reports to Library Director


-Must complete FBI Fingerprinting, State Police, and Child Line clearances prior to start of employment.
-Perform physical work outdoors in all weather conditions, specifically very cold, icy, snowy weather, or heat.
-Be able to lift at least 50 pounds.
-Prior experience in snow removal or maintenance work preferred.