Building Custodian III

Category:  Support
Job Function:  Custodial
Department:  Lake Forest Elementary

Summary

Performs custodial maintenance and cleaning within the school building; Supervises the work of others assigned to the custodial staff at the school; Serves as the Head Custodian in an elementary school or may serve as lead custodian for the supervision of evening shift at a middle or high school

Essential Duties

  • Performs work necessary to maintain the building and ground in an acceptable condition
  • Prioritizes and assigns work for self and other custodial staff
  • Instructs custodial staff in the proper use of supplies and equipment
  • Cleans light fixtures, windows, walls, furniture, blinds, bleachers and stadium
  • Utilizes various equipment for scrubbing, buffing and waxing floors
  • Prepares for and cleans up after events scheduled in the school building during the day and/or at night
  • Operates carpet cleaning and maintenance equipment
  • Performs all procedures involved in: (a)shutting off the electrical power, water, and gas main to the building, (b) Igniting pilot light on kitchen appliances and the boiler
  • Leads other custodial staff in the absence of the Building Custodian III at the middle or high school level
  • Orders and maintains an adequate inventory
  • Performs minor repairs as may be required Performs other duties as assigned by the appropriate administrator

Required Education

High School Diploma or GED equivalent

Certification/Licensure

None required

Experience Qualifications

Minimum of 2 years of custodial experience required

Knowledge/Skills/Abilities

  • Knowledge of cleaning methods, supplies, and appropriate use of supplies and equipment
  • Ability to operate various equipment used for cleaning floors and carpets
  • Ability to operate heating and ventilating equipment
  • Ability to lead other custodial staff as assigned
  • Must be able to understand and follow directions both written and verbal

Working Conditions

  • Regular exposure to weather including heat, cold, dampness, and/or humidity

Physical Demands

  • Typically requires climbing ladders; pushing and/or pulling
  • Must have sufficient strength and manual dexterity to operate equipment used to clean floors and carpets
  • Must be able to lift, push, and/or pull in excess of 50 pounds
  • Must be able to stand, crouch, and climb to use ladders and perform various types of manual labor
Posting ID:  23402

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