Our mission here at iFixit is to teach everyone how to fix everything!

We’re seeking to fill a position for a part-time Custodian position to help keep our San Luis Obispo headquarters in tip-top shape. Hours are generally flexible, but when working on projects with others you’ll be expected to communicate with coworkers to schedule your time appropriately. The safety of team members is important and at present this role requires adherence to COVID safety protocols, including mask wearing and social distancing.

What you'd be doing:

  • Perform a wide variety of general maintenance and cleaning needs --- this might include wiping down surfaces, changing a light-bulb, calling a plumber, picking up and throwing away trash, cleaning exterior areas of the building, assembling shelves or furniture, cleaning roof decks, organizing the warehouse, or dusting and cleaning spider webs.
  • Complete daily, weekly, and monthly checklists for cleaning and facility maintenance.
  • Proactively fix things in the building in need of repair and find ways to improve and maintain overall office cleanliness,

We’d like you to have:

  • Basic familiarity with tools and repairs and maintenance
  • Handyman skills, including woodworking, drywall, painting, and plumbing
  • Good organizational skills and a general desire to see everything neat and tidy
  • Follow through and follow up on projects to see them through to completion
  • Willingness to ask for assistance or additional resources when needed

iFixit is an awesome place to work. Here are some of the perks you’d be eligible for:

  • A repairable laptop, and any software you need.
  • 401k plan with 4% employer match after 1 year of employment.
  • Profit sharing after one year of employment.
  • Generous stipends towards repair & wellness.
  • $400 towards a bike or alternative method of transportation.
  • A sweet pair of headphones to get your head in the game.
  • Employee discounts on parts and tools.
  • Charitable contribution matching! We'll 100% match your tax deductible donations.

Diversity Statement:

When you go to a website like iFixit and scroll through the guides, it's easy to forget that there are tons of real people keeping all those bits and bytes running smoothly. But there are literally dozens of us! We're a diverse team, split between two continents, but we're united by a love of tinkering and repair.

iFixit is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. Because we are trying to teach everyone to fix every thing, we need a team as diverse as our online community. We believe that it takes people of all backgrounds to help us fix the world. Therefore, iFixit does not discriminate based upon race, religion, color, national origin, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, or any of the other important characteristics that make us unique and valuable.

iFixit is committed to creating a diverse team—not only in who we hire—but through creating a supportive environment for all of our team members based on mutual respect and inclusivity.