Custodian A-lead custodian

Job | Posted a month ago
Position Areas
Non-Instructional Support


Position:  Custodian - A-Lead
Work Schedule:  Monday thru Friday, Full-time 6:00 AM - 2:30 PM
Start Date:  July 1, 2024
Pay: $23.64/hour per the Custodial Labor Agreement
Benefits:  Medical, Dental, Life and Paid Time Off in accordance with the Custodial Summary of Benefits

Required Qualifications:

  • Must possess at least a First Class Boiler license or obtain within six months of hire.
  • Ability to get along with district employees, and be courteous and helpful with students and general public.
  • Knowledge of requirements of maintaining school buildings in a safe, clean and orderly condition.
  • Knowledge of modern cleaning methods including basic methods of cleaning and preserving floors, black boards, carpets, furniture, walls and fixtures.
  • Knowledge of cleaning equipment, tools, materials and supplies used in custodial work.
  • Ability to learn custodial procedures, methods and schedules.
  • Ability to maintain classrooms, offices and other school facilities in a clean, safe and secure condition.
  • Ability to use common cleaning equipment and supplies safely and efficiently.
  • Ability to move and arrange furniture and equipment for meetings and special events.
  • Ability to observe and report safety hazards and need for maintenance and repair.
  • Ability to perform minor maintenance and repair on furniture, equipment and facilities.
  • Ability to confer with site administrators and supervisor regarding custodial needs, schedules and concerns.
  • Knowledge of principles of administration, training, and supervision.
  • Ability to assign and review the work of others.
  • Ability to train, supervise, and evaluate personnel.
Physical Requirements:       
Standing and walking 90% of the time.  50% of the time, involves: twisting, bending, stooping, squatting and climbing stairs.  25% of the time involves: crouching, pulling, pushing, climbing ladders, twisting while lifting, sweeping, extended reaches of 20 pounds overhead and lifting 50-100 pounds with mechanical assistance.

  • Do general cleaning functions such as vacuum, scrub, wax, buff and sweep floors which may include mixing various cleaning and maintenance chemicals. 
  • Perform minor maintenance to keep schools and classroom operational such as repair plumbing, heating, ventilation and electrical equipment not requiring an outside contractor.
  • Secures building and tests and resets fire alarms.
  • Sets up equipment for sporting events, concerts and other meetings or special events.
  • Checks boilers, gauges and pumps to ensure proper orientation, adds oil to pumps or turns off pumps as necessary.  Refers operational problems to Supervisor of Maintenance.
  • Opens or closes building as necessary.
  • Inspects building, grounds and equipment for safety.
  • Coordinates and assigns tasks to regular custodial staff.
  • Distributes supplies for kitchen, office, teachers and departments.
  • Perform minor repairs to chairs, desks, chair glides and other school equipment.
  • Conducts minor ground maintenance including mowing, landscaping, snow removal, painting, raking or similar tasks.
  • Supervises student workers in performance of general cleaning tasks.
  • Sets up equipment for sporting events, concerts and other meetings or special events.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Posted By

Mounds View District 621

350 Hwy 96 W , Shoreview, MN 55126

At the following locations

Mounds View High School

350 Hwy 96 W , Shoreview, MN 55126