Building Maintenance: Janitorial and Cleaning - Landscaper

Activity Summary:

Do you enjoy getting your hands dirty in order to keep the outdoors healthy and welcoming to your community?

We are seeking an experienced Landscaper to maintain our grounds and gardens. Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Weekly management of the grounds including lawn care (cutting and trimming) and edging
  • Plant flowers and water the property as needed
  • Identify on-site projects that might interest a large group of volunteers

A volunteer is needed for approximately 20 hours a week. Volunteer hours can be completed Monday-Friday from 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM


  • 18 years or older
  • Must be able to comfortably lift 50 pounds
  • Reliable, professional, and hard working
  • Pass initial screening process, including a background check


Alcohol, drugs, and smoking are not permitted at any Salvation Army facilities or volunteer sites.

Pants/shorts and a shirt with sleeves must cover the waist and fit comfortably. Transparent and tight-fitting clothes are not permitted. For your safety, closed toe shoes are required.

For your safety and the safety of others, you need to bring and wear a personal face covering over your nose and mouth while volunteering. You will also complete a brief health screening prior to volunteering.

Off-street parking is available.

If this volunteer opportunity seems like a match for your experience, skills, and interests, please click + Sign Up below, or the Fill in an Application button.

For additional questions, please contact Silvia Galan at silvia, or leave a message on (773)257-0700.

Thank you for your interest in volunteering with The Salvation Army!

Qualifications Required

  • Background Check
  • How much can you lift comfortably? Must be at least 50 lbs.
  • What age category do you belong? Must be at least 18 or older