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.

This position will oversee floor care for the south half of campus. Expert knowledge of carpet and hard floor care is required.

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 the proper use 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.


Skilled in the use of proper custodial and maintenance techniques.

Skilled supervising, training and developing employees.

Skilled in effective communication, problem-solving and decision-making.


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

Ability 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.

Pay Range

$20,796 to $25,995

Special Instructions to Applicants

Under “Reference’s Letter” Please list a minimum of three contacts. 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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