Whitman College Custodian in Walla Walla, Washington

POSITION PURPOSE The Custodian performs cleaning duties in an academic or administrative building. Technical knowledge of the operation and minor maintenance of cleaning equipment is necessary. The Custodian oftentimes works independently and sometimes is responsible for more than one building or shares responsibility for a single building. PRINCIPAL ACCOUNTABILITIES Properly uses power equipment and hand tools such as broom, mop, squeegee, buffer, polisher, and vacuum to clean and maintain floors, walls, carpets and furniture in an academi c or administrative building. Routinely cleans and sanitizes rest rooms, replacing tissue and other rest room supplies when needed. Empties wastebaskets, ash trays, recycle containers and trash containers and places refuse i n proper pick-up locations. Cleans chalk board, dusts furniture, sweeps, mops and polishes floors a ccording to a regular schedule. Washes windows of building a ccording to a regular schedule. Maintains building security when facilities are not in use by checking for unlocked do ors and unauthorized occupants. Repla ces light bulbs when necessary. Reports damages and need for repairs.