PORTLAND - NE, OR
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:
Cleans lavatories, including toilets and sinks, washes mirrors, walls and dispensers to ensure proper sanitary conditions and good appearance. Checks and fills towel, soap, and sanitary napkin dispensers.
Empties and cleans wastebaskets and disposes of waste.
Sweeps, vacuums, mops, buffs and waxes tile floors, carpets and walkways.
Washes windows and glass throughout the facility to assure good appearance and visibility.
Cleans assigned classroom desks, sinks and countertops according to established procedures.
Washes, vacuums, and dusts furniture, drinking fountains, window sills, fixtures, baseboards, chalkboards and the like.
Operates, monitors and reports irregularities in the operation of security, heating, ventilation and air conditioning systems.
Secures building according to building policy at close of shift.
Replaces light bulbs and fluorescent tubes as needed.
OTHER JOB FUNCTIONS:
Assists with room setups and moves furniture, equipment, etc. As needed.
Provides assistance to other custodians and school staff, as assigned.
Performs other related duties as assigned.
Work is performed primarily within an office building or school building. The work involves physical ability in cleaning and occasional lifting of objects in excess of 60 lbs. Employees are exposed to cleaning chemicals and light machines such as vacuum cleaners.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
Knowledge of effective cleaning practices, procedures and equipment
Ability to communicate effectively with other employees and students using tact, courtesy and good judgment.
Ability to work with accuracy and attention to detail to meet deadlines.
Ability to understand and carry out oral and written instructions, and procedures.
Ability to operate standard cleaning equipment such as vacuums and hand cleaning tools.
Ability to physically perform assigned duties.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
High School diploma, or G.E.D., and six months of general building cleaning experience; or any combination of education and experience which would provide the applicant with the desired skills, knowledge and ability required to perform the job.