Primary Purpose:

 

Follow routine cleaning and maintenance procedures to maintain a high standard of safety, cleanliness, and efficiency of building operations and grounds.

           

 

Qualifications:

           

Education/Certification:

None

 

Special Knowledge Skills:

Ability to read and understand instructions for cleaning, maintenance, and safety procedures

Knowledge of minor repair techniques and building and grounds maintenance

Ability to operate cleaning equipment and lift heavy equipment

Ability to properly handle cleaning supplies

 

Experience:

None

 

 

Major Responsibilities and Duties:

 

Cleaning

 

  1. Maintain the cleaning schedule that will include cleaning of floors, chalkboards, wastebaskets, windows, furniture, equipment, and restrooms.
  2. Keep school building and grounds, including sidewalks, driveways, parking lots, and play areas, neat and clean.
  3. Comply with local laws and procedures for storage and disposal of trash.

 

Maintenance and Repair

 

  1. Assist with lunchroom set up, including arranging tables and chairs.
  2. Perform preventive maintenance to ensure the comfort, health, and safety of students and staff.
  3. Move furniture or equipment within building as directed by principal.
  4. Assist in setting up facilities for special events.

 

Safety

 

  1. Assist with opening and closing building each school day.
  2. Follow established procedures for locking, checking, and safeguarding facilities.
  3. Check daily to ensure that all exit doors are open and all panic bolts are working properly during hours of building occupancy.
  4. Inspect machines and equipment for safety and efficiency.

 

  1. Operate tools and equipment for safety and efficiency.
  2. Follow established safety procedures and techniques to perform job duties, including lifting, climbing, etc.
  3. Correct unsafe conditions in work area and report any conditions that are not correctable to supervisor immediately.
  4. Performs other duties as assigned.

 

 

Supervisory Responsibility

 

None

 

 

Equipment Used

 

Buffer, stripper, wet and dry vacuum cleaner, carpet extractor, hand and lawn tools.

 

 

Working Conditions

 

Mental Demands/Physical Demands/Environmental Factors:

Frequent walking, standing, climbing, and heavy lifting and carrying.  Work outside and inside, on slippery or uneven walking surfaces, and ladders.   Exposure to hot and cold temperatures, dust, toxic chemicals, and materials.

           

The foregoing statements describe the general purpose and responsibilities assigned to this job and are not an exhaustive list of all responsibilities that may be assigned or skills that may be required.