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Job Title: Custodial Worker Supervisor            

National Gallery of Art, Washington DC

The National Gallery of Art, founded as a gift to the nation, serves as a center of visual art, education, and culture. Our collection of more than 150,000 paintings, sculpture, decorative arts, photographs, prints, and drawings spans the history of Western art and showcases some of the triumphs of human creativity. Across 363 days a year, the National Gallery offers a full spectrum of special exhibitions and public programs free of charge.


As the Custodial Worker Supervisor, you will:

  • Provide overall management of day and night laborer/housekeeping work forces, comprising 43 full-time Gallery employees and 4 subordinate supervisors. Uses Microsoft, Outlook, Word, and Excel daily to establish shop records, and to communicate with internal and external customers.
  • Work with colleagues from other departments and division to coordinate set-up and tear down requirements for special events. Helps with the assembling/disassembling of tables and chairs, provides standby service for emergency cleanup, and coordinates final cleanup of Gallery spaces.
  • Understand and interprets basic architectural drawings, specifications and diagrams.
  • Knowledgeable in the application and use of tools and equipment required to accomplish assigned tasks. Uses computerized maintenance management system (CMMS) daily to schedule, track, and account for material costs and labor hours for assigned work orders.
  • Incumbent shall be knowledgeable of the workers compensation program and treatment for injured or disabled employees. Understands and implements the collective bargaining agreement.

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