Custodian

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Submit resumes and inquiries to: 

hr@unionbaptistheadstart.com

Reports to Director, Lead Custodian, Administrative Assistant

 

Contractual: Hours may range from 30 to 37 hours per week

 

Probationary Period

 

Salary: TBD by Contract

 

General Description:

We are looking for a responsible custodian to maintain and protect our facilities. The external and internal appearance of a building reflects on the occupants. It is important for a custodian, to be careful and thorough in working, cleaning, and tidying the premises, as well as preventing vandalism. The ideal candidate will be experienced in a custodian role focused on building upkeep. They will have great physical endurance to cover a large space. A keen eye for detail and diligence are also imperative in custodial maintenance jobs.

 

Job Duties:

  • Responsible for opening and closing of center when assigned

  • Sweep, steps, and halls vacuum and clean carpets, as well as Sanitize and Disinfect areas

  • Clean and disinfect sinks, toilets, bathrooms (both adult and classroom)

  • Supply soap and paper goods, and other goods as needed

  • Empty all trash containers

  • Inspect, clean, and keep playground and exterior ground clear of debris

  • Wax and Buff floors as needed

  • Complete daily cleaning checklist 

  • Move furniture as needed

  • Keep janitorial supplies neat and orderly

  • Wash walls and windows.

  • Inventory cleaning and paper supplies.

  • Perform other duties as assigned by supervisors

  • Understand Covid cleaning protocols

  • Other duties as assigned

 

Requirements and skills

  • Proven experience as custodian, janitor or in a similar role

  • Knowledge of use and maintenance of industrial cleaning equipment and appliances

  • Knowledge of safe disposal of chemical liquids and other hazardous components

  • Familiarity with basic landscaping and handyman practices

  • Attention to detail and conscientiousness

  • Very good physical condition and strength

  • Driver’s license is preferred

  • High School Diploma is required