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Elementary School Custodian

Company: Academy of Arts & Knowledge
Location: Fort Collins
Posted on: September 19, 2022

Job Description:

We are looking for a part-time custodian for our elementary school. All duties listed below would be shared by both custodians.Classification: NonexemptReports to: Facilities ManagerDate Reviewed: May 6, 2022The school custodian maintains and protects our facilities. The external and internal appearance of a building reflects on the occupants. It is important for a custodian to be careful and thorough in working, cleaning and tidying the premises, as well as preventing vandalism. The school custodian will undertake the care and upkeep of our facility as well as present a positive role model for our students. The school custodian will not only be working with the maintenance, cleaning and care of our school, but will be working with the school community, especially children, and as such their safety is of primary importance._The following statements of duties, responsibilities, frequency, and percentages are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by individuals assigned to this position. These statements are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties and responsibilities required of all personnel within this position. Actual duties, responsibility, frequency, and percentages may vary depending on other factors. _ DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES Clean school hallways, corridors and classrooms by dusting, sweeping, vacuuming and mopping floors Wash down bathrooms using a variety of cleaning liquids such as detergents and bleach Mix cleaning materials by following safe practices and dispose of any unused mixture in a safe manner Vacuum and shampoo carpets in school offices and reception areas Dust and polish all furniture in classrooms, offices and waiting areas Clean mirrors in bathrooms and ensure that floors and counters are disinfected properly Replenish toiletries such as soap, toilet paper and towels several times a day Empty all garbage cans from classrooms, toilets, cafeterias and offices and dispose them appropriately Clean cafeteria sinks and disinfect and clean drinking fountains Handle minor repair and maintenance activities such as bulb replacement and floor buffing Ensure that school grounds are free from litter and debris Remove snow from sidewalks using shovels and salt sidewalks and walkways Assist in the setup and teardown of decorations and furniture for school events and programs Spray insecticides and fumigants inside and around school buildings to prevent infestation Order and store cleaning and maintenance supplies and maintain inventory on a regular basis Set up, supervise and teardown lunch_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. _ DESIRABLE QUALIFICATIONS Enjoys being around kids! Energetic and positive approach to responsibilities. Has high standards of cleanliness Has a positive attitude; demonstrates compassion. Self-motivated; able to accept criticism and grow as a result Strong communication and organizational skills. Community oriented. EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE Required: Knowledge of use and maintenance of industrial cleaning equipment Knowledge of safe disposal of chemical liquids and other hazardous components Familiarity with basic landscaping and handyman practices Preferred: High school diploma or GED 1+ years custodial experience 1+ years working with children experience_The physical demands, work environment factors, and mental functions described below 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._ Physical Demands: While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to talk or hear. This position is very active and requires standing, walking, bending, kneeling, stooping, crouching, crawling and climbing all day. The employee must frequently lift and move items over 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to focus. Work Environment: This job operates in a professional school environment. The noise level is in the work environment is usually moderate. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently exposed to fumes and airborne particles, moving mechanical parts and vibration. The employee is occasionally exposed to outside weather conditions. Mental Functions: While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to use interpersonal skills. Frequently required to compare, analyze, communicate, coordinate, instruct, compute, synthesize, evaluate and negotiate. Occasionally required to copy and compile.Typical end time: 6 PMTypical start time: 2 AMWork Remotely NoJob Type: Part-timePay: $16.00 - $18.00 per hourPhysical setting: Public school SchoolSchedule: 8 hour shift Day shift Monday to Friday

Keywords: Academy of Arts & Knowledge, Fort Collins , Elementary School Custodian, Other , Fort Collins, Colorado

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