Employment Opportunities

All employment opportunities at Grace Church are listed below..

CUSTODIAN

Job Description

We are looking for a responsible custodian to clean and maintain our facilities. The external and internal appearance of a building reflects on the occupants. It is important for a custodian to be careful and thorough in cleaning the premises.

The ideal candidate will be experienced in a custodian role focused on building upkeep. They will have physical endurance to cover a two-building campus. A keen eye for detail and diligence are also imperative.

Responsibilities

  • Ensure spaces are prepared for the next day by emptying and taking out trash, tidying furniture and dusting surfaces
  • Sweep and mop/dry mop, and clean floors and vacuum/shampoo rugs and carpets
  • Clean and sanitize toilets, sinks/counters and restock disposables (e.g. soap and paper supplies)
  • Clean mirrors and windows; and walls (if needed)
  • Maintain and inventory an adequate supply of cleaning supplies
  • Dust furniture, equipment, and walls/remove cobwebs
  • Maintain outer premises by cleaning entrances
  • Report major/minor damages or unsafe conditions
  • Open buildings at 7am and secure facilities at 5pm by locking doors, closing windows, and setting up the alarm
  • Undertake occasional (shoveling snow from the sidewalk, lifting heavy items, moving chairs etc.)

Requirements and skills

  • Proven experience as custodian, janitor or in a similar role
  • Knowledge of use and maintenance of commercial cleaning equipment
  • Attention to detail and conscientiousness
  • Good physical condition and strength

For consideration and all official inquiries, a resume must be submitted through email to Katie Stewart at .

Frequently asked questions

What does a Custodian do?

Custodians perform a range of custodial work, including dusting and mopping up spills. They vacuum carpets, clean windows and clean restrooms for students and employees to ensure proper sanitation.

What are the duties and responsibilities of a Custodian?

Custodians keep the buildings clean and neat, in a safe manner that meets our standards. They use cleaning chemicals to maintain equipment and other supplies while dusting, vacuuming, mopping and cleaning restrooms, classrooms and offices.

Who does a Custodian work with?

Typically, custodians work by themselves, but they may work with other maintenance or service workers when needed. Custodians work under the supervision of a Facility Manager.