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Custodial Maintenance Worker

POSITION TITLE: Custodial Maintenance Worker

QUALIFICATIONS: High school diploma or its equivalency. One year of experience in public building custodial or maintenance work preferred. Must have a good knowledge of the methods, materials, and equipment used in custodial and maintenance work and knowledge of the basic operation of various parts of heating and air-conditioning equipment. Must be able to carry out simple written and oral instructions. Must have the ability to work in a cooperative manner with administrators, school staff, students and the general public. Must have sufficient strength, agility and dexterity to perform all required tasks and the ability to work outdoors in different temperatures. Must have the ability to exert up to 50 pounds of force occasionally, up to 20 pounds of force frequently, and a negligible amount of force constantly to move objects. Must be able to climb ladders, lift and reach overhead, stand, walk, push, pull, lift, and complete repetitive duties.

PERFORMANCE EXPECTATIONS: Performs a variety of custodial and maintenance tasks as assigned. Removes and replaces filters on a rotating basis at all locations. Assists with custodial duties at all schools. Vacuums and sweeps assigned areas daily, empties trash daily and adjust shades or blinds daily. Transports and arranges furniture and equipment in the building for classroom use, cafeteria use, meetings, workshops, etc. Cleans light fixtures and performs other cleaning activities using different types of ladders. Opens and closes the school building when assigned by following the necessary procedures, performing the necessary checks and setting alarms and securing all doors. Cleans kitchen hood filters at any location. Shovels snow from sidewalks, driveways and parking lots as required. Sweeps and damp mop floors. Vacuums and shampoo carpet as assigned. Strips wax from floors, waxes and rebuffs as required. Empties trash receptacles of various capacities daily, transports large receptacles to outdoors units (dumpsters). Makes regular checks on heating and air conditioning units and reports any malfunctions. Performs other related duties as assigned.

GENERAL DEFINITION AND PHYSICAL CONDITIONS OF WORK: Performs responsible unskilled work. Work is performed under regular supervision. This work requires the exertion of 50 pounds of force occasionally, up to 20 pounds of force frequently, and up to 10 pounds of force constantly to move objects. Work requires climbing, , stooping, kneeling, crouching, crawling, reaching, standing, walking, pushing, pulling, lifting, fingering, climbing, grasping, feeling and repetitive motions. Vocal communication is required for expressing or exchanging ideas by means of the spoken word; hearing is required to perceive information at normal spoken word levels; visual acuity is required for depth perception. The worker is subject to inside and outside environmental conditions, noise, vibration and atmospheric conditions. The worker may be exposed to airborne and noise hazards and may be required to wear specialized personal protective equipment.

REPORTS TO: Manager of Custodial Services

PAY SCHEDULE: Unified Pay Schedule, Pay Grade 107

LENGTH OF CONTRACT: 260 Days (12 months)

FLSA: Non-exempt