STATE CLASSIFICATION JOB DESCRIPTION


Salary Group A04

Class No. 8003

CUSTODIAN I

GENERAL DESCRIPTION

Performs entry-level custodial work. Work involves cleaning and caring for state buildings and premises, and maintaining custodial equipment. Works under close supervision, with minimal latitude for the use of initiative and independent judgment.

EXAMPLES OF WORK PERFORMED

Performs general custodial functions such as sweeping; mopping; dusting; and cleaning windows, light fixtures, or carpet.

Cleans, dusts, and disinfects areas such as restrooms, offices, and other facilities, applying cleaning chemicals as appropriate.

Cleans office furniture, walls, windows, and floors; and empties trash.

Moves office furniture and other items.

Operates floor maintenance equipment, including buffers, strippers, vacuums, and extractors.

Restocks custodial supplies.

May perform minor maintenance and repair work on custodial equipment.

May assist in inspecting buildings for cleanliness and report needed repairs as appropriate.

Performs related work as assigned.

GENERAL QUALIFICATION GUIDELINES

Experience and Education

Experience in custodial work. Graduation from a standard senior high school or equivalent is generally preferred. Experience and education may be substituted for one another.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

Knowledge of cleaning techniques and procedures.

Skill in the use of custodial materials and chemicals and in the operation of custodial equipment.


State Auditor’s Office

Revised 9-1-17