Custodian 2nd Shift

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


Position Title: Custodian 2nd Shift - 12-Months
Department: Building and Grounds
Building:  Deerfield High School
Reports To: Building Manager and Chief Operations Officer
Hours:  Monday - Friday 3:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Starting Pay:  $19.75/hr ($300/Year Pay Premium)
Start Date: Immediate
To help maintain the district’s school buildings to a condition of operating excellence so that full educational use may always be obtained with no interruptions to the educational program.

  • Health/Dental/Vision Insurance Single Plan: Fully covered by the District
  • Health/Dental/Vision Insurance Family Plan: 76% paid by the District
  • Life Insurance: Fully covered by the District
  • IMRF Pension Plan
  • 2 Personal Days/Yr
  • 18 Sick Days/Yr
  • 2 Weeks Vacation/after one year
  • 16 Paid Holidays (varies annually)

  • Cleans and preserves designated spaces, machines, equipment etc. in the building.
  • Maintains building and grounds security in the building each school day.
  • Restocks disposable items and provides shift lead with inventory usage and data.
  • Assists in maintaining seasonal grounds work (snow shoveling and plowing and lawn cutting).
  • Assists visiting public utilizing the facilities with directions within the building and in obtaining and setting up needed equipment.
  • Setting up building events.
  • Breaking down set-ups and reset after all events.
  • During the summer months and winter break this position will work 1st shift.
  • Required to participate in the annual state required professional development classes.
  • Other 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.
  • Ability to work independently.
  • Highly professional language and demeanor.
  • Positive attitude and spirit of collaboration.
  • Excellent communication skills. 

 High school diploma or general education degree (GED).
Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals.  Ability to write routine reports and correspondence.  Ability to speak effectively before groups of customers or employees of organization.
Ability to add and subtract two digit numbers and to multiply and divide with 10’s and 100’s.  Ability to perform these operations using units of American money and weight measurement, volume and distance.
Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists.  Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form.
Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with students, staff and the community.  Ability to perform duties with awareness of all district requirements and Board of Education policies.
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand, walk, use hands and fingers to handle, or feel objects, tools, or controls, and talk or hear.  The employee frequently is required to reach with hands and arms.  The employee is occasionally required to sit.  The employee frequently must squat, stoop or kneel, reach above the head and reach forward.  The employee continuously uses hand strength to grasp tools and climbs on to ladders.  The employee will frequently bend or twist at the neck and trunk more than the average person while performing the duties of this job.
The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds such as cleaning supplies, pails and unloading trucks.  Occasionally the employee will lift and/or move up to 90 lbs such as salt and bulk furniture.  The employee will sometimes push/pull items such as tables, bleachers, scrubbing machines.  Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee regularly works indoors and will occasionally work outdoors.  The employee will work near or with moving mechanical equipment.  The employee may work with toxic or caustic chemicals such as petroleum products, degreasers, and sprays while performing the duties of this job.  The employee must be able to meet deadlines with severe time constraints.  The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.
The information contained in this job description is for compliance with the American with Disabilities Act (A.D.A.) and is not an exhaustive list of the duties performed for this position.  Additional duties are performed by the individuals currently holding this position and additional duties may be assigned.

Posted By

Township High School District 113

1040 Park Avenue West , Highland Park, IL 60035

At the following locations

Deerfield High School

1959 N Waukegan Rd. 1959 N. Waukegan Rd., Deerfield, IL 60015