Night Janitor

Summary: Keeps premises of Recreation Center in clean and orderly condition by performing the following duties.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Cleans office rooms, hallways, lobbies, corridors, weight room, gymnasium, aerobics room, party room, restrooms, locker rooms, and other work areas.
  • Cleans and polishes lighting fixtures, all surfaces and trim.
  • Sweeps, scrubs, waxes, and polishes floors.
  • Cleans rugs and carpets.
  • Dusts furniture and equipment.
  • Polishes metalwork.
  • Washes walls, ceilings, and woodwork.
  • Empties wastebaskets.
  • Transports trash and waste to disposal areas.
  • Replenishes bathroom supplies.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Competencies

To perform the job successfully, an individual should demonstrate the following:

  • Strives to continuously build knowledge and skills; Shares expertise with others.
  • Responds promptly to customer needs; Responds to requests for service and assistance.
  • Maintains confidentiality; Remains open new ways of doing things.
  • Listens and gets clarification; Responds well to questions.
  • Writes clearly and informatively; Able to read and interpret written information in English.
  • Treats people with respect, keeps commitments, and inspires trust of others.
  • Follows policies and procedures.
  • Uses time efficiently.
  • Completes work in a timely manner.
  • Observes safety and security procedures, reports potentially unsafe conditions, and uses equipment properly.
  • Is consistently at work on time and take responsibility for one’s own actions.
  • Asks for and offers help when needed.
  • Self-starter and ability to work independently.

Qualifications:

  • Must be 18 years or older and able to work 40 hours per week
  • Proven experience as custodian, janitor, or in a similar role.
  • Knowledge of proper use of industrial cleaning equipment and appliances.
  • Knowledge of safe disposal and storage of chemical liquids and other hazardous components.
  • Bilingual (English/Spanish) is a preferred, but not required.
  • High school diploma or GED is preferred but not required.