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Custodial Services Worker - Nights

Job Title:                             Custodian

Department:                      Custodial Services

Exemption:                        Non-Exempt

Reports to:                         Custodial Services Manager, Custodial Services Supervisor in Manager’s absence.

DESCRIPTION SUMMARY

Performs general cleaning of the facilities as determined by the Custodial Services Manager, opens and closes the park.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

SPECIFIC SKILLS                    

 

EDUCATION AND PRE-REQUISITES

Must be energetic, dependable and motivated. Minimum 1 (one) year experience on custodial services or similar position.

MINIMUM EDUCATION/CERTIFICATION REQUIRED: High School or equivalent.

SKILLS REQUIRED: Must have essential physical and mental capabilities in the following: interpersonal skills, attention to detail, follow directions, organizing.

OTHER:  Must possess a valid CA Driver’s License.

 

CONDITIONS OF WORK

ESSENTIAL PHYSICAL TASKS:  Position requires significant periods of walking,

standing, bending, twisting, climbing, crawling, kneeling, reaching motions, must be able to lift of 50 + lbs.

TYPICAL WORKING CONDITIONS: Position requires to work indoors and outdoors, occasional exposure to extreme heat.

HOLIDAY/EVENING WORK:  Some holiday, weekend and evening work will be required.

TRAVEL:  Not required.

 

EQUIPMENT USED

Telephone, two-way radios, electric and gas golf cart, vehicles, housekeeping and cleaning equipment such as vacuums, broom, mop, carpet cleaning equipment, pressure washer, leaf blower, cleaning agents, miscellaneous hand tools.

This class specification should not be interpreted as all inclusive.  It is intended to identify the major responsibilities and requirements of this job.  The employee may be requested to perform job-related responsibilities and tasks other than those stated in this specification.

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