Grade 4, 3:00 pm – 11:30
General Statement of Duties:
Performs and supervises cleaning and minor maintenance tasks in a building or buildings; does related work as required.
Distinguishing Features of the Class:
This is routine work involving the performance and supervision of cleaning and minor maintenance tasks in a small school building. The work of employees in this position differ from the duties of Custodian in that besides performing cleaning and maintenance tasks, they are responsible for the efficient cleaning and maintenance of assigned buildings. The work is performed under the general supervision of a superior with some leeway for the use of independent judgment in keeping the building up to approved standards of cleanliness and operation. Supervision is exercised over the work of a small number of cleaning and/or custodial personnel.
Typical Work Activities (illustrative only):
Supervises and participates in all building cleaning activities;
May assign tasks to subordinates and checks to see that assignments are carried out;
Sweeps, mops and waxes floors, washes walls, windows and blackboards, cleans erasers, dusts and performs other cleaning duties;
Cleans and mops lavatories and locker rooms;
Replaces light bulbs, towels, soap and other supplies;
Checks the operation of an oil, gas or coal fired heating system;
Checks to insure that building is heated, cleaned, locked, and in readiness for all activities;
Makes minor repairs to furniture, windows and window shades, electrical fixtures, locks, faucets and other equipment;
Removes snow from walks and driveways;
Receives, moves and stores school supplies;
Makes recommendations concerning the purchase of supplies;
Performs a variety of errands for other school personnel.
Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Good knowledge of building cleaning practices, supplies and equipment, and ability to use them economically and efficiently; working knowledge of the operation of steam boiler equipment; ability to perform a variety of routine maintenance tasks; ability to schedule and supervise the work of others; ability to carry out oral and written directions; willingness to perform custodial and other manual tasks; thoroughness; dependability; good moral character; good physical condition.
Acceptable Experience & Training:
Two years of experience in building cleaning and maintenance activities; or any equivalent combination of experience and training.
$31,109 plus differential; full benefits
To apply, please submit a cover letter, resume, and the names, telephone numbers and e-mail addresses of three professional references to:
The deadline to apply is November 8, 2013. Position is to begin ASAP after deadline.
SUNY-ADK values diversity and is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.