Lead Custodian - Custodial Services - Utah Valley University in Orem Utah

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Utah Valley University

Orem, Utah

United States


Detailed Job Description

Under the direction of Custodial Services supervises the full-time, part-time and temporary custodial personnel in proper floor care, cleaning, furniture set-up/moving and safety procedures.

Minimum Qualifications

Graduation from a standard senior high school or the equivalent plus one year of full-time custodial experience, including some supervision. Part-time experience will be prorated.


Knowledge of training in proper use and disposal of hazardous chemicals and products.

Knowledge of body fluid cleanup and proper protection.

Knowledge of proper radio communications.

Knowledge of pest control.

Knowledge of all floor types, such as terrazzo, cement, wood, vinyl, and ceramic tile as well as carpet fibers, weaves and backings.

Knowledge of waxes/polishes, acids, other chemicals, buffers, extractors, vacuums and scrubbers.

Knowledge of current cleaning techniques and proper cleaning chemicals.

Knowledge of general maintenance operations.


Must be able to perform heavy lifting with the ability to expend arduous physical effort and to work in conditions that may involve some hazards and considerable discomforts.


Ability to supervise and provide on-the-job training.

Ability to communicate effectively and have good interpersonal, problem-solving and decision-making skills.

Pay Range

$20,796 to $25,995 annually

Special Instructions to Applicants

Under “Reference’s Letter” Please list a minimum of one contact. References may be contacted at some point during the screening and selection process.

Keyword Phrases

  • Custodial
  • Lead Custodian - Custodial Services
  • student centered teaching organization
  • building communities of engaged learners
  • beautiful mountain location
Employment Type:Administrative Staff
Degree Required: High School
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: See Job Description
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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