Lead Custodian SE0086 - Valencia College in Orlando Florida

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Valencia College

Orlando, Florida

United States


Detailed Job Description

Responsible lead work involving cleaning duties in and around buildings and minor building maintenance. Performs a variety of cleaning duties and assists the supervisor.

Campus Location

West CampusDepartment: Custodial Services

Essential Job Functions

1. Leads other custodians in performing the cleaning functions. Acts as crew leader for full-time and part-time custodial employees.
2. Dust mops, sweeps, vacuums, mops, strips, and waxes all floors as required.
3. Cleans glass doors, dust mops walls and light fixtures, cleans water fountains, sweeps stairs, empties all waste containers and ash trays, dusts desks in offices, and services coffee machines in conference rooms and lounges.
4. Cleans chalk boards and chairs in classrooms, maintains restrooms in excellent condition at all times, and maintains and cleans custodial supplies and equipment.
5. Assists in relocating furniture, books, etc.
6. Initiates work orders for minor building maintenance.
7. Performs minor repairs to plumbing problems (i.e. commodes, faucets leak, stoppages, etc).
8. Ensures that areas of responsibility are secured at the completion of custodial rounds.
9. Maintains inventory of all supplies and equipment and re-orders through supervising Custodial Department.
10. Other duties as assigned.


1. One year experience with similar duties.
2. Valid Florida driver's license [required].
3. A demonstrated commitment to diversity.
4. Must be able to perform all of the essential functions of the job with or without reasonable accommodation.

Knowledge Skills Abilities

1. Ability to read and write English sufficiently enough to communicate effectively.
2. Ability to stand for long periods of time.
3. Ability to lift objects (approximately 15-44 lbs.).
4. Knowledge of cleaning fluids and chemicals.
5. Knowledge and ability to use cleaning tools and equipment such as scrubbing and waxing machines
6. Pulling, pushing, and reaching.
7. Walking, standing, kneeling, bending, balancing, stooping, and climbing.
8. Works inside and outside with chemicals, solvents, oils, and moving objects.
9. Ability to work effectively in a diverse community and meet the needs of diverse student populations.


$24,250 per year

Equal Employment and Preference-Eligibility

Valencia College provides equal opportunity for equal opportunity for employment and educational services to all individuals as it relates to admission to the College or to programs, any aid, benefit, or service to students or wages and other terms, conditions or privileges of employment, without regard to race, color, ethnicity, national origin, age, religion, disability, marital status, gender, sexual orientation, genetic information and any other factor prohibited under applicable federal, state, and local civil rights laws, rules and regulations.

Valencia College extends preference in employment for eligible veterans in accordance to Florida State Statute 295.07.

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Keyword Phrases

  • Lead Custodian SE0086
  • Inclusive Excellence
  • Learning-Centered
  • Multi-cultural
Employment Type:Administrative Staff
Degree Required: Not Specified
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: See Job Description
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: See Job Description