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Job Description:

Under the direct supervision of the Director of Maintenance, Operations and Facilities and Site Administrator, the custodian/grounds worker is responsible for the cleanliness and general maintenance of the school facilities and minor grounds work.



Dusts and polishes furniture and woodwork; cleans chalk and white boards and erasers; empties pencil sharpeners. Sweeps, mops, scrubs and applies floor finish to floors and surfaces of many types. Empties and cleans the waste receptacles; refills dispensers with appropriate soap and paper products. Cleans, scrubs and disinfects restrooms, showers and related areas; wash windows, walls, tables and benches; polishes metal work, cleans sinks, mirrors and other bathroom fixtures. Maintains custodial equipment and materials; maintains various classroom and restroom supplies, including paper towels, soap and related items; requests additional materials according to established procedures. Adjusts and arranges furniture and equipment; sets up facilities for special events and meetings as assigned; assists school personnel with heavy objects and stocking of kitchen shelves as requested. Inspects on a monthly basis buildings, grounds, playground equipment, and fire extinguishers for broken equipment or vandalism, and reports the need for repairs. Picks up paper and other debris from grounds and building; empties trash containers. Reports damage or unsafe conditions to site administrator. Responds to emergencies and takes appropriate action to protect public and property. Works safely in accordance with applicable rules, regulations, laws and district safety standards. Utilizing PPE appropriate safety protocols and equipment to protect yourself, staff, students and public. Performs minor maintenance duties as requested. Participates in thorough cleaning and restoration of school facility during vacation periods. Paints, on occasion, projects on a small to medium scale. Waters shrubs and lawns, mows and maintains small lawn areas, and makes minor repairs to sprinkler heads. Performs related duties as assigned.



To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.



High school diploma (preferred) or general education degree (GED); one year of related experience required; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

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Minimum Education and Experience

Minimum Months of Experience: 12
Education Required: High School
Minimum Hourly Wage: 17.92
Accessible by Public Transportation: yes