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life insurance, sick time, tuition assistance
United States, Maryland, Dickerson
January 08, 2024
Laborer - Carved

Location: Dickerson, Maryland (National Institute of Health - Poolesville)

Type: Non-Exempt

Work Schedule: Part-Time (20-hours maximum)

Compensation: $16.48-$16.48/hour

Benefits: Skookum is proud to offer a comprehensive compensation and benefits package to our eligible part-time and full-time employees.

Part-time benefits of a Laborer - Carved at Skookum include:

  • Medical and Life insurance available for eligible employees

  • Health and Welfare Benefit ($6.50 per hour worked)

  • 11 paid federal holidays and accrual of paid vacation on a pro-rata basis based on number of hours worked, paid sick leave

  • Potential shared earning bonus

  • Tuition assistance available after 1 year of employment and potential scholarships for qualified dependents

  • Professional development, certifications, and training opportunities

  • Verizon wireless discount

  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP), and an engaging wellness program

Skookum is a national non-profit, government contractor that is dedicated to "Creating Opportunities for People with Disabilities" through hiring and supporting individuals with disabilities and veterans with disabilities. We take pride in our mission-focused culture, our Core Values, Diversity, Partnership, Commitment, Integrity, and Quality, and our dedication to providing a safe and respectful work environment to our employees.

Skookum is seeking a helpful and inspired Laborer with a can-do attitude.

Typical duties include but are not limited to:

  • Sanitize tabletops in the break room, entrance area, and office areas of building 101A.

  • Sweep floors in break room, entrance area, and office area of building 101A.

  • Sanitize doorknobs and railings in the stairwell in building 101A.

  • Help maintain cleanliness and organization within the janitor and warehouse closest in building 101A.

  • Move supplies/materials to the proper location, stack materials for storage, and label boxes for distribution.


  • No minimal experience required in custodial or janitorial industry.

  • Must be willing to work independently and with a team.

Physical Requirements:

Employees must have the ability to perform the following physical demands for extended periods of time with or without assistance. The physical demands of this position may be reasonably accommodated for individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions on a case-by-case basis.

  • Must be able to lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.

  • May be required to reach, kneel, walk, stand, and use repetitive motion for several hours at a time based on position duties.

  • Work may require repetitive motion, reaching, lifting, and walking. Standing for several hours at a time, and up and down stairs may also be required.

  • Must have the perseverance to work effectively under pressure for extended periods of time.


  • Must be able to obtain and maintain applicable security clearances and installation access. A background check and E-Verify will be conducted for this position.

  • Job coach must be present for 1st month of employment and provide periodic check-ins.

To Apply: Visit our website at to complete an application.

Current Employees need to log into their Workday to apply.

Skookum's mission is "Creating opportunities for people with disabilities." Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply. Skookum is here to help you with the recruitment process. If you require an accommodation or support, please contact us at (360) 475-0756 ext. 349, or emailrecruiting@skookum.org. Skookum is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Women/Minority/Veteran/Disabled - Skookum participates in E-Verify