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Night Custodian (QSS # 3305 & 3306) PREFERENCE TO "IN HOUSE" FIRST

11/27/2012
Hans Barber
hbarber@scusd.net
408-423-3301
1
7.5 hours per day, 5 days per week, 12 months per year, hours TBD
Full Time
12/4/2012 5:00 PM Pacific
$17.13 - $21.85 per hour plus 5% night shift differential & travel stipend
Date Posted:
11/27/2012
Application Deadline:
12/4/2012 5:00 PM Pacific
Employment Type:
Full Time
Length of Work Year:
7.5 hours per day, 5 days per week, 12 months per year, hours TBD
Salary:
$17.13 - $21.85 per hour plus 5% night shift differential & travel stipend
Number Openings: (At time of posting)
1
Contact: Hans Barber Email: hbarber@scusd.net Phone: 408-423-3301
Facilities Department - Don Callejon School & Mayne Elementary School
ASAP
18
Facilities Department - Don Callejon School & Mayne Elementary School
ASAP
18
Job Description / Essential Elements: Print   
SANTA CLARA UNIFIED SCHOOL DISTRICT CLASS TITLE: CUSTODIAN BASIC FUNCTION: Under the direction of an assigned supervisor, clean classrooms, offices, kitchens, and other facilities of an assigned school during an assigned shift; perform minor repair and maintenance and assure security of school during assigned hours. REPRESENTATIVE DUTIES: Clean classrooms, offices, kitchens and other facilities of an assigned school during an assigned shift; sweep, scrub, mop, wax and polish floors and vacuum rugs and carpets in classrooms, offices, workshops, cafeterias, kitchens and other work areas; remove gum and candy from floors; spot clean and shampoo carpets. E Assure security of school during assigned hours; lock gates, doors and windows; turn off lights when room is not in use; monitor facilities for fire hazards and report to appropriate personnel as required. E Dust and polish furniture, light fixtures and woodwork; clean chalkboards, trays and erasers; empty pencil sharpeners. E Empty and clean the waste receptacles; refill dispensers. E Clean, scrub and disinfect student and staff restrooms; wash windows and walls; polish metal work, clean sinks, mirrors and other bathroom fixtures; restock paper supplies and soap as necessary; clean drinking fountains. E Adjust and arrange furniture and equipment; set up school facilities for special events and meetings. E Remove graffiti using appropriate solution or painting over words and designs. E Operate and maintain a variety of custodial equipment including a floor stripper, buffer, carpet shampooer, vacuum cleaner, and small power and hand tools; replace belts and bags on vacuum cleaners as necessary. E Lock and unlock doors and gates; report safety and sanitary hazards as appropriate. Pick up paper and other debris from grounds and buildings. Participate in thorough cleaning and restoration of school plant during school vacations. Perform related duties as assigned. KNOWLEDGE AND ABILITIES: KNOWLEDGE OF: Modern cleaning methods including basic methods of cleaning and preserving floors, chalkboards, carpets, furniture, walls, fixtures and kitchens and other facilities. Cleaning materials, disinfectants and equipment used in custodial work. Safety practices and work methods. Policies and objectives of assigned program and activities. Proper lifting techniques. Basic record-keeping techniques. ABILITY TO: Learn requirements of maintaining school buildings and facilities in a safe, clean and orderly condition. Learn the schedules, procedures and use of custodial tools and supplies. Use common cleaning equipment and materials in a safe and efficient manner. Operate a variety of custodial equipment including a floor stripper, buffer, carpet shampooer, vacuum cleaner, and small power and hand tools. Perform minor repairs as assigned. Observe and report needed maintenance and repair. Meet schedules and time lines. Understand and follow oral and written directions. Perform heavy physical labor. Work cooperatively with others. EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: Any combination equivalent to: sufficient training and experience to demonstrate the knowledge and abilities listed above. WORKING CONDITIONS: ENVIRONMENT: Indoor and outdoor environment; regular exposure to fumes, dust and odors. PHYSICAL ABILITIES: Standing for extended periods of time, bending at the waist, pushing and pulling cleaning equipment, lifting and moving furniture weighing up to 100 pounds, climbing ladders and reaching overhead, above the shoulders and horizontally to replace lights in high places. HAZARDS: Exposure to dust and chemicals such as ammonia and bleach.

Requirements for Applying

This position requires a Custodian test. Testing will be scheduled once the hiring manager screens the applications. Practice tests are available at www.codesp.com. Click on “Links” at the top of the page; click on “Test Taking Practice,” then select the test(s) that pertain to the position you’re applying for. Under the direction of an assigned supervisor, candidate will clean classrooms, offices, kitchens, and other facilities of an assigned school during an assigned shift; performs minor repair and maintenance and assures security of school during assigned hours. Candidate will work in an indoor and outdoor environment with regular exposure to fumes, dust and odors. Physical abilities must consist of standing for extended periods of time, bending at the waist, pushing and pulling cleaning equipment, lifting and moving furniture weighing up to 100 pounds, climbing ladders and reaching overhead, above the shoulders, and horizontally to replace lights in high places. Qualifications – Any combination equivalent to: Must have sufficient training and experience to demonstrate the knowledge and abilities listed above. Candidate must have knowledge of modern cleaning methods, including basic methods of cleaning and preserving floors, whiteboards, carpets, furniture, walls, fixtures in kitchens and other facilities. Candidate must be familiar with cleaning materials, disinfectants and equipment used in custodial work. Candidate must have knowledge of safety practices and work methods, which include proper lifting techniques. A candidate with knowledge of basic record-keeping techniques is essential.

      Requirements for Applying

      This position requires a Custodian test. Testing will be scheduled once the hiring manager screens the applications. Practice tests are available at www.codesp.com. Click on “Links” at the top of the page; click on “Test Taking Practice,” then select the test(s) that pertain to the position you’re applying for. Under the direction of an assigned supervisor, candidate will clean classrooms, offices, kitchens, and other facilities of an assigned school during an assigned shift; performs minor repair and maintenance and assures security of school during assigned hours. Candidate will work in an indoor and outdoor environment with regular exposure to fumes, dust and odors. Physical abilities must consist of standing for extended periods of time, bending at the waist, pushing and pulling cleaning equipment, lifting and moving furniture weighing up to 100 pounds, climbing ladders and reaching overhead, above the shoulders, and horizontally to replace lights in high places. Qualifications – Any combination equivalent to: Must have sufficient training and experience to demonstrate the knowledge and abilities listed above. Candidate must have knowledge of modern cleaning methods, including basic methods of cleaning and preserving floors, whiteboards, carpets, furniture, walls, fixtures in kitchens and other facilities. Candidate must be familiar with cleaning materials, disinfectants and equipment used in custodial work. Candidate must have knowledge of safety practices and work methods, which include proper lifting techniques. A candidate with knowledge of basic record-keeping techniques is essential.


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