SUBSTITUTE CUSTODIANS - 2016/2017 school year

Recruiter
Danbury Public Schools District
Location
Danbury
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Oct 06, 2016
Closes
Oct 19, 2016
Industry
Service
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
DEFINITION

Under general supervision, to maintain assigned rooms, building or group of buildings, office and service facilities in a clean, orderly and secure manner; to perform outdoor and general grounds care duties when assigned; and to do related work as may be required.

CLASS CHARACTERISTICS

Positions in this class may perform duties during a day or evening shift. Incumbents will formally report to a building administrator for directions, assignment and coordination of duties. May be assigned to work a shift divided between two schools and be called for off-hours for school emergencies.

EXAMPLES OF DUTIES

Following an assigned schedule, clean classrooms, portable units, restrooms, kitchens, multi-purpose areas, offices, hall and walkways, and outdoor facilities; sweep, scrub, mop, strip, seal, wax and polish floors; vacuum and shampoo rugs and carpets; dust, polish and wash classrooms, offices, furniture and woodwork, light fixtures and hardware; clean restrooms, including doors, mirrors, sinks, walls, floors, toilets, hardware and fill dispensers and receptacles as needed; move, arrange and set up furniture and equipment in preparing classrooms auditoriums or other activity areas for special events, activities or meetings; clean and make repairs of non-technical or limited-skill nature to keep assigned area operative, safe and clean; adjust shades, blinds, desks, chairs and other furniture; change heater filters, replace light bulbs and repair pencil sharpeners; empties and cleans trash and garbage cans and replaces liners; sweep walkways, concrete and blacktop surfaces immediately adjacent to the school buildings.

KNOWLEDGE AND ABILITIES

Knowledge of: Basic cleaning methods; use and application of cleaning materials, chemicals and equipment; basic work practices related to custodial work.

Ability to: Learn and follow established cleaning methods, schedules and procedures; use custodial equipment and supplies efficiently, properly and safely; perform minor non-technical and limited skill repair work independently; understand and carry out simple oral and written directions; work cooperatively with those contacted in the course of work; read and write English at a level required for successful job performance; make simple arithmetical calculations.

EMPLOYMENT STATUS

Substitute Position - On Call/As Needed Basis

QUALIFICATIONS

* High School Diploma Required

SALARY

Hourly rate: $10.00 per hour

PROCEDURE FOR FILING APPLICATION

The following are needed:

* Online Substitute Application

* Satisfactory Fingerprint Screening and Police Report