Under general supervision, perform a variety of general cleaning tasks in school building and surrounding areas; do related work as required. Hours of assignment are flexible.
Works from a prepared work schedule.
Sweeps, scrubs, waxes and polishes concrete, linoleum, tile, wood floors, and vacuum rugs and carpets in school classrooms, offices and other assigned areas.
Picks up paper and other refuse on grounds and sweeps walks and entrances.
Washes, scrubs, disinfect rest rooms and cleans sinks and toilets in restrooms.
Cleans and dusts walls, furniture, woodwork, and other equipment.
Assists in moving or rearranging chairs, tables, desks, furniture, sports equipment, and other equipment.
Maintains various classroom and restroom supplies, including towels, soap, tissues and other sanitary items.
May set up, open and close classrooms and other school facilities for various community activities.
Checks and locks doors and windows.
Removes graffiti by scrubbing, scraping or painting.
KNOWLEDGE AND ABILITY
Modern cleaning methods and equipment used in a variety of custodial work
Fire and other safety hazards involved in the operation of a school plant
Use cleaning materials and equipment with skill, safety and efficiency
Perform heavy physical labor
Work from heights such as ladders, scaffolds, etc.
Understand and follow a work schedule as well as oral and/or written instructions
Work cooperatively with others
Education & Experience Requirements:
Equivalent to completion of twelfth grade or informal education sufficient to insure the ability to perform job duties.
One year of experience in manual work, preferably including some janitorial duties.
The examination process for this recruitment may be comprised of one or any combination of the following: screening of the applicant's training, background, and experience; scored evaluation of responses on a supplemental application; written examination(s); qualifications appraisal oral examination; performance examination; or technical oral examination, scored on a job-related basis. Only the most highly qualified candidates will be invited to continue in the examination process. Successful candidates who pass all parts of the examination process will be placed on the eligibility list in order of their relative merit as determined by these competitive examinations.
A background check will be conducted to all candidates that will be considered. There is a $70 fingerprint fee that the candidate is responsible for and a clearance of Tuberculosis is also required prior to employment.
OTHER IMPORTANT INFORMATION :Hours, schedules, and locations for the Custodian - Substitute position vary.