CustodianCity of Watsonville
City of Watsonville $17.60-$23.58/hour.
Within a framework of standard policies and procedures, to perform general cleaning and custodial functions in and around assigned City buildings; and to perform other duties as required.
This is the entry and journey level classification in the custodian series. Incumbents are assigned to work in and around various City buildings and facilities, and are responsible for keeping assigned areas clean, maintained and orderly. This classification is distinguished from the higher level classification of Lead Custodian by the latter’s responsibility for coordinating and supervising the work of a custodial crew.
Receives general to limited supervision from the Lead Custodian
EXAMPLES OF ESSENTIAL DUTIES
Duties may include, but are not limited to the following:
performs general janitorial and custodial functions at assigned City areas
sweeps, mops, scrubs, waxes and buffs floors
cleans, vacuums, and shampoos rugs and carpets
cleans, dusts, and polishes walls, furniture, woodwork, and office equipment
washes, scrubs, mops, and disinfects rest rooms
cleans and polishes metal work such as door panels and hand railings
empties and cleans waste containers, picks up paper and other refuse on grounds in immediate area of assigned buildings
assists in moving or rearranging chairs, tables, desk, furniture, and other equipment
cleans light fixtures and replaces light bulbs and tubes
observes for and reports needed repairs of buildings and equipment
operates cleaning equipment such as vacuums, floor cleaning and buffing machines, scrubbers, etc.
locks and unlocks doors and gates to ensure security of buildings and related areas
delivers and picks up supplies and mail as assigned
maintains an accurate schedule and record of work performed
reports facility misuse/damage to supervisor immediately
performs related duties similar to the above in scope and function as required
may provide initial training for new employees
Equal Opportunity Employer.