Custodian/Maintenance Worker

We are accepting applications for a Full-time (40 hours per week) Custodian/Maintenance Worker. This position would work on Wednesday - Sunday.  A portion of the job responsibilities take place during our weekly services - a reverence for the mass is required. In addition, though the position does not involve direct ministry, we are looking for someone with a developed prayer life or a willingness to develop your prayer life over the time you are employed here.  

Essential Job Functions: 

  • Assures church buildings and grounds are cleaned and maintained in a manner that provides a healthy, safe and attractive physical environment.
  • Deep clean sanctuary prior to and following weekend masses.
  • Walk through sanctuary between mass – straighten and surface clean as needed.
  • Checks outside buildings for damage, litter and/or conditions of general deterioration.
  • Provides set-up and cleaning of facilities for parish activities.
  • Collects and disposes of trash and garbage on a regular basis.
  • Performs minor maintenance of the rectory, church and office.
  • Performs plumbing, electrical, carpentry and other minor repair work on the facilities.
  • Performs minor construction, basic mechanical maintenance and implements preventative maintenance scheduled on buildings and equipment.
  • Paints and repairs walls, repairs various types of furniture, doors, windows, floors, gates, roofs, ceilings and sidewalks.
  • Performs maintenance as directed by Parish Manager.
  • Provide input on maintenance and scheduling needs, especially activities that could make us more efficient.
  • Performs scheduled monthly, semiannual, or annual janitorial duties; i.e., floor waxing, painting, window washing, carpet cleaning as directed by the Facilities Supervisor in accordance with parish maintenance schedule.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Required: 

  • Work in and contribute to a welcoming, Christ-like environment.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills – demonstrate a cooperative attitude and effective working relationship with all departments, church groups, employees, volunteers, and parishioners. 
  • Must possess necessary janitorial skills.
  • Working knowledge of standard tools, materials, methods and practices involved in building and grounds maintenance and repair, including, but not limited to carpentry, plumbing, electrical, mechanical and painting.
  • Ability to maintain a cooperative attitude and effective working relationship with all departments, church groups, employees, volunteers and parishioners.
  • Working knowledge of safe work practices.
  • Ability to perform outlined tasks with minimum supervision.
  • General knowledge of janitorial supplies and their applications.
  • Ability to work frequent evening and/or weekend hours.
  • Ability to lift up to 50 pounds without assistance and must be able to perform strenuous tasks.
  • Ability to move and use ladders, lifts, scaffolds and other related equipment.
  • Knowledge of hazards and safety methods related to custodial operations.
  • Valid AZ Driver’s license.
  • Ability to pass a background check.


Please send resumes to:

St. Elizabeth Seton

Attn: Kevin Rodriguez

9728 W. Palmeras Dr.

Sun City, AZ 85373

[email protected]