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Essendant Janitor (6am-2:30pm) in Phoenix, Arizona


Major Responsibilities

  • Sweeps, mops, and polishes floors. May be required to operate a power scrubber to clean floors. Vacuums carpets in common areas and offices.

  • Removes and disposes trash from all areas. Breaks down and bundles carton boxes for recycling; places boxes in bailer machine for consolidation.

  • Cleans common areas, including tables, chairs, countertops, drinking fountains, doors, windows (inside and outside), refrigerators, microwaves, sinks, and eye wash stations. Uses cleansers and machinery in a safe manner according to manufacturers’ specifications.

  • Cleans and provides supplies for restrooms.

  • Removes snow and ice from sidewalks, entrance areas, and dock doors as needed. Spreads de-icing salt as appropriate; maintains log.

  • Understands and demonstrates Essendants' Core Values.

  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Skills/Knowledge Required

  • Ability to perform all required tasks in the function according to established safety rules and guidelines.

  • Ability to operate required equipment in a safe and controlled manner.

  • Ability to perform all tasks in a safe manner, following all safety rules and guidelines.

  • Ability to understand simple directions (verbal and written) in English.

At Essendant Inc., it is our intention to be the fastest and most convenient solution for workplace essentials. To do this, we need exceptionally talented, bright, innovative and driven employees. If you would like to be part of the team that helps unlock the potential of our customer-partners and those they serve, this is your chance to be involved. Essendant Inc. is a leading national wholesale distributor of workplace essentials, with consolidated net sales of $5.3 billion. Essendant stocks a broad assortment of over 160,000 products, including technology products, traditional office products, office furniture, janitorial and breakroom supplies, industrial supplies, and automotive aftermarket tools and equipment.

We offer an exciting and challenging environment that encourages independent thinking, problem solving, and growth. We believe in giving back to our communities as well as others in need. We embrace diversity and believe our employees create a sustainable competitive advantage. We adhere to the high standards of Our Guiding Actions and Our Values.




  • High School or better



  • Janitorial/custodial

Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities

The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c)