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Custodial/Set-up Services Supervisor 


The Academy Museum of Motion Pictures furthers the understanding, celebration, and preservation of cinema through inclusive and accessible exhibitions, screenings, programs, and collections. Welcoming visitors from Los Angeles and around the world, the Museum works in active partnership with motion picture artists and specialists, scholars, staff, and diverse communities to contextualize and challenge dominant narratives around cinema, inspiring discourse, connection, joy, and discovery.

Under the direction of the Assistant Manager of Facilities, you will oversee the work of the custodial team to clean and maintain the Academy Museum of Motion Pictures building to the highest standards and oversee the preparation, set-up, staffing, and clean up for numerous events throughout the year.

You Will:

  • Coordinate and evaluate the work of custodial and set-up services staff in the upkeep of the museum.
  • Work with custodial and set-up services team as a working supervisor on day or evening shift.
  • Provide training to staff in the proper and efficient performance of custodial tasks according to the training program implemented by the museum.
  • Maintain and issue custodial supplies.
  • Help with supplies and parts procurement.
  • Inspect and evaluate the condition of the buildings, grounds, equipment, machinery, and sidewalks.
  • Make cleaning and maintenance recommendations for improvement to supervisor.
  • Manage staff and train the custodial team.
  • Ensure that all work is performed in a safe manner.
  • Coordinate set up and break down of tables, chairs, and linens for multiple meetings, programs, events, and other activities.
  • Establish cooperative working relationships and a positive and respectful attitude with peers, visitors and people of diverse backgrounds.
Position Requirements

You Have:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent (G.E.D).
  • 2+ years of custodial experience as a lead/supervisor
  • CMMS (Computerized Maintenance Management System) experience is a plus.
  • Knowledge of building and safety codes
  • Experience with material, tools, equipment, and methods used in the custodial trade.
  • Knowledge of Cal-OSHA and OSHA occupational safety regulations.
  • Availability nights, weekends, holidays and varying shifts.

Physical Requirements:

  • Climb and work on ladders.
  • Intermittent walking, standing and stooping.
  • Lift and move up to 50 lbs.
  • Work in or outdoors in fluctuating temperatures.
  • Work in spaces that may collect dust or have high noise levels.


Our Benefits

  • Comprehensive medical, dental and vision
  • PTO and sick
  • 401(k)
Full-Time/Part-Time -unspecified-  
Position Custodial/Set-up Services Supervisor  
Exempt/Non-Exempt Non-Exempt  
Open Date 12/16/2020  
Location Los Angeles  
About the Organization The Academy is the world's preeminent movie related organization, comprised of 9,000+ accomplished individuals working in cinema. We recognize and uphold excellence in the motion picture arts and sciences, inspire imagination, and connect the world through the medium of motion pictures.

EOE Statement The Academy is committed to equal opportunity in employment and to creating and valuing diversity in its workforce. Maintaining a diverse workforce is important to the Academy. The Academy enforces a strict policy that prohibits discrimination in hiring, training, compensation, promotion, transfer, or termination, whether on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, disability, age, veteran status, sexual orientation or genetic information. This includes a workplace that is free of all forms of harassment. Also, to help foster diversity, the Academy uses programs that ensure fairness of opportunity, pay, and growth to all applicants and employees. Every employee of the Academy is required to follow this policy and to preserve the Academy’s commitment to diversity.  

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