Custodian

JOB SUMMARY

The Custodian will provide support for the building and facility to ensure a safe, clean, and healthy environment is maintained for employees, students, and guests.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Provide general cleaning for all departments of the building, including, but not limited to, the main lobby, hallways, office spaces, break rooms, restrooms, recreation areas and student learning venues.
  • Provide more in-depth cleaning and care per maintenance schedule.
  • Provide ice/snow removal or de-icing at entrance ways during inclement weather to provide safe access.
  • Responsible for maintaining sufficient inventory of items and equipment to accomplish responsibilities of the position.
  • Report any needed repairs immediately to supervisor, such as leaking faucets or toilets, loose tile, missing nuts or screws, etc..
  • Provide cleaning support by responding to incident requests.
  • Responsible for moving furniture/equipment on incidental basis.
  • Occasionally required to lift or carry items up to 40 lbs.
  • Ability to work flexible schedule as required to accomplish his/her job duties.
  • Some weekend work will be required for special events.
  • Working knowledge of cleaning materials and equipment such as vacuums, polishers, buffers, etc.
  • Ability to follow instruction regarding the safe use of chemicals and supplies, using as directed.
  • Other duties as assigned by the Director of Buildings and Grounds or his/her designee.

QUALIFICATIONS AND CREDENTIALS

Education and Experience

Minimum Qualifications

  • High school degree or equivalent.
  • Two Years (2) experience in custodial care of a large commercial building.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Five Years (5) experience in custodial care of a facility in a professional environment.
  • Experience working in an educational environment.
  • Experience in a medical environment with an understanding of HIPAA.
  • Experience with OSHA guidelines within realm of custodial responsibilities.

Required knowledge, skills, and abilities

  • Ability to convey professionalism as first point of contact for ARCOM.
  • Working knowledge of cleaning materials and equipment such as vacuums, polishers, buffers, etc.
  • Good communication skills.
  • Good time management skills.
  • Self-starter with the ability to work with minimal supervision.
  • Ability to follow instructions regarding the safe use of chemicals and supplies; using as directed.
  • Ability to maintain excellent attendance and punctuality record.
  • Ability to learn and take instruction.
  • Ability to refine processes for efficiency.
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks and projects simultaneously.

If you need assistance in the application process because of a disability, or for any other reason, please contact Barbara Jetton, director of Human Resources, at 479.308.2291 or barbara.jetton@acheedu.org.