Lead Custodian - Valencia College in Orlando Florida

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Valencia College

Orlando, Florida

United States

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Detailed Job Description

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

Primary Work Location

East Campus  


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 job functions with or without reasonable accommodation.

Knowledge, Skills, and 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.

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 wastecontainers 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 maintainsand 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. Performs other duties as assigned.

Special Instructions to Applicants

For consideration, a complete on-line Valencia College employment application must be submitted.

During the online application process, you will be required to provide a response to specific questions to complete the application process.
All letters of reference must be attached at the time of application.

The size of your documents must be less than 2 MB in MS Word or PDF format.

Proposed salary

$24,433 per year  

Keyword Phrases

  • Plant Operations East
  • Lead Custodian
  • 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
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