Custodian

Posted on: Friday, April 24th, 2015 by Kim Steiner

Position Summary:

Keeps dormitories, apartment houses, office buildings, or similar building in clean and orderly condition.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Complies with all rules, policies, and procedures as established by Emory & Henry College.
  • Replaces burned out light bulbs.
  • Sweeps, mops, scrubs, and vacuums hallways, stairs and office space.
  • Cleans and disinfects bathrooms and showers.
  • Empties trash and garbage containers from public areas.
  • Operates buffers and floor scrubbers.
  • Notifies supervisor concerning need for major repairs or additions to lighting, heating, and ventilating equipment.
  • Performs minor repairs.
  • Cleans snow and debris from sidewalk.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Supervisory Responsibilities: 

This job typically has no supervisory responsibilities. However, this position occasionally might be responsible for supervising the work of student assistants.


Qualifications and Education/Experience:

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. A high school diploma or GED is required. 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 maintain confidentiality.
  • Ability to effectively relate to all levels of employees and external contacts.

Physical Demands:

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. Must be able to lift and carry 50 pounds and perform tasks typical in a maintenance environment.

Specialized Equipment Requirements:

The use of specialized equipment listed here is representative of equipment an employee may encounter while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. This position may require the use of specialized custodial equipment.

Working Conditions and Environment:

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. This position has no specific working conditions; the work environment is typical to that of a small private residential institution of higher education.

To Apply:

This is a full-time, twelve month position with benefits. To apply, please send a resume and application to Robert Jones, Custodial Manager to the following email address: aUdEi!OYK0WB7D]#[T@T0Osf?0n`~v6 . Review of applications will begin immediately.
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Emory & Henry College seeks a diverse faculty and staff. Emory & Henry is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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