Job Description

Overall Job Objective

What Success Looks Like In This Job

Under general supervision, the successful candidate will perform a full range of custodial duties related to the care, maintenance, and cleaning of County buildings.

Examples of Duties for Success

  • Clean, polish, dust, and sanitize restroom facilities and fixtures: including but not limited to mirrors, sinks, urinals, and toilets. Replenish restroom supplies.
  • Sweep, scrub, mop, and polish hard floors.
  • Vacuum and spot clean carpeted areas and dust baseboards.
  •  Dust furniture, fixtures, window sills, countertops, and equipment.
  • Clean and polish glass and metal surfaces.
  • Spot clean walls.
  • Clean and polish interior and exterior of elevators.
  • Sweep stairwells and disinfect hand rails.
  • Empty, clean, and sanitize waste & recycling receptacles.
  • Responds to emergency custodial needs.
  • Perform related duties and responsibilities as required.

Qualifications for Success

  • Knowledge of proper cleaning methods, materials and equipment used in custodial work.
  • Safe work practices.
  • Ability to operate a variety of custodial equipment.
  • Ability to follow oral and written instructions.
  • Communicate clearly and concisely, in English, both orally and in writing.
  • Establish, maintain, and foster positive and harmonious working relationships with those contacted in the course of work.
  • Computer skills: Basic knowledge of MS Office, Outlook, and JDE.


More Qualifications for Success

  • Experience: Minimum two (2) years custodial experience.
  • Education and Training: 
    • High School Diploma or GED equivalent required. 
    • Must be able to understand and communicate in basic English.
  • License or Certificate: None.
  • Background Check: Must pass a criminal background check.
  • Other:
    • Ability to sit, stand, walk, kneel, crouch, squat, stoop, reach, crawl, twist, climb, and lift 50-pounds.
    • Exposure to cold, heat, confining work space, electrical hazards, vibration, chemicals, and dust.
    • Must be available for shift work.


Application Instructions

Please apply for this position by following the link provided below. A new window will open on your screen and you will be directed to the Adams County Government employment website. From there, please follow the application directions provided. PLEASE MAKE SURE TO SAY YOU SAW THE AD ON JOBING.COM!

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