The position of Custodian I performs general custodial duties for college campus buildings and facilities; performs additional tasks as directed.
The position of Custodian I is responsible for performing a variety of tasks in an effort to create and maintain a clean environment inside the designated building(s) and/or floor(s) of the given areas of responsibility. The Custodian provides limited security within the building(s) assigned to clean, assists in setting up and taking down for special events and performs additional tasks as directed by supervisor or designee.
Vacuums and assists with cleaning and shampooing of carpets
Sweep, mop and polish floors
Wash walls, partitions, ceilings, white boards, brick tile and other room coverings
Dust, wash and polish furniture
Clean washrooms, toilets, showers and polishes metal parts
Empty wastebaskets, remove heavy rubbish to exterior pick-up points
Washes interior and exterior windows, mirrors and other glass
Remove snow and debris from outside of entries
Writes requisitions, receives and arranges storage of cleaning supplies
Operate heavy electric motor driven cleaning equipment
Perform light maintenance duties (i.e. Changing light-bulbs)
Move furniture/equipment in rooms and buildings; assist with event set-up and take down
Performs a variety of other duties as assigned
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly exposed to cleaning chemicals, fumes, odors, dust, wet/slick floors and exposure to body fluids. The employee occasionally works at heights and works with and around machinery with moving parts. The use of cleaning equipment will be required (i.e. brooms, vacuums, etc.), along with use of other tools to perform the duties of the job (i.e. ladders). The majority of the time will be spent indoors in a climate controlled environment, but occasionally various weather conditions will be encountered while traveling between buildings. The noise level in the work environment is typically at a normal level, but occasionally moderate to high levels of noise will be encountered during certain activities (i.e. Vacuuming, etc.). Weekend/evening work may be required.
While performing the duties of the job, the employee is normally required to stand and/or walk for long periods of time, climb or balance; stoop; kneel; crouch or crawl; use hands and arms, sit and talk; or hear. The position requires the ability, to carry supplies, move furniture and equipment, and work on ladders. Frequent lifting/moving of up to 50 pounds and occasional lifting/moving in excess of 50 pounds with or without assistance may be expected. Work duties require a high level of physical exertion for the duration of the work shift. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, peripheral vision and depth perception.
High school diploma or equivalent
Ability to perform general cleaning duties
Able and willing to perform physical labor for full shift
Ability to follow relevant policies, procedures, instructions and safety standards; work safely with cleaning equipment and materials
Ability to have effective working relationships with other people
Communicate and comprehend effectively, verbally and in writing
Effectively organize and prioritize assigned work
Application, complete with 3 references
CV or Résumé
Copies of Transcript (official transcripts required upon employment)
Note to Candidates:
Employment is contingent upon a successful background check.
A demonstration may be required at time of interview.
This is a full-time, benefited position.
Please apply on the Casper College website: