Skookum Contract Services Janitor, On-Call in Bremerton, Washington

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Janitor, On-Call

Where: Bremerton, WA (Puget Sound Naval Shipyard)

Type: On-Call, Non-Exempt

Wage: $15.32/hr.

Benefits: $4.41/hour worked in Health & Welfare Fringe Benefit, deposited directly into a 401(k)

Work Schedule: Day Shift

Skookum’s mission is “Creating Opportunities for People with Disabilities.”

Only applications of individuals with disabilities will be considered at this time. *

To apply: visit our website at to complete an application and upload a resume.

Skookum is seeking a dedicated and reliable On Call Janitor with a positive attitude. This individual is responsible for general cleaning services in restrooms, offices, and other working areas at the Puget Sound Naval Ship Yard.

Typical duties include but are not limited to:

  • Performs cleaning services using proper equipment and supplies, and follows procedures for safe use and operation.

  • Cleans and details facilities. Removes trash; dusts equipment, furniture, or fixtures; vacuums carpet, cleans walls, mirrors or table-tops.

  • Cleans lavatories, showers, and restrooms using correct chemicals on all surfaces. Dust and wipes-down fixtures, fills dispensers, empties trash containers, and mops floors.

  • Cleans common areas including high traffic areas, hallways, and stairwells.

  • Cleans breakrooms, lunchrooms, and coffee areas. Sweeps and mops floors, fills dispensers, and empties trash containers.


  • 6 months experience in a custodial capacity preferred.

  • Knowledge of work areas at PSNS, including waterfront areas preferred.

Physical Demands:

  • Must be able to lift, carry, push, and pull up to 50 lbs.

  • Must be able to reach, kneel, walk, stand and use repetitive motion for several hours at a time.

  • Must have the ability to work effectively under pressure and maintain stamina.

  • All applicants will undergo a physical skills test at the time of interview.


  • Valid Driver’s license required. Must be able to obtain and maintain approval to operate a vehicle by Skookum’s insurance carrier.

  • Must be able to obtain and maintain applicable security clearances and installation access.

Skookum is an Equal Opportunity Employer- W/M/Veteran/Disabled • *Javits-Wagner-O’Day Act (41 U.S.C. 46-48c) • Skookum participates in E-Verify.

Skookum was established in 1988 out of Port Townsend, WA, employing 18 individuals. Skookum to date operates in 11 states including Washington, D.C. and currently employs over 1,200 individuals nationwide providing critical facilities and logistics services to our government customers. One third of our employees are Veterans. Our home office is headquartered in Bremerton, WA.


We are dedicated to delivering superior, on-time products and services to our customers. We strive to build a diverse workforce throughout all of our worksites, along with a strong focus on hiring returning soldiers and persons with disabilities.


We promote exceptional results with extraordinary people through our diverse team of skilled and values-driven individuals.


We collaborate with each other so that everyone can contribute. We perform work that has a meaningful purpose with the mission to create social change.

Skookum has a reputation of excellence, open communications, transparent operations and an outstanding workforce!

Skookum is committed to providing equal employment opportunities and prohibit discrimination against qualified individuals based on their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities, and prohibit discrimination against all individuals based on their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin or any other status protected under applicable federal, state, or local laws.

Skookum participates in E-Verify. In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity, eligibility to work in the United States and must complete the required employment eligibility verification document form upon hire.