Lead Day Custodian I - #495433
Olathe Public Schools
Date: 10/14/2021 15:31 PM
City: Olathe, Kansas
Salary: $1,410 / hour
Contract type: Full Time
Work schedule: Full Day
- JobID: 14315
- Excellent verbal, written and listening communication skills
- Ability to organize and prioritize multiple projects simultaneously
- High degree of motivation, responsibility and confidentiality
- Demonstrated ability in compiling, organizing, and analyzing data
- Ability to work independently with minimal supervision in a fast-paced work environment
- Highly collaborative team player
- Proficiency with Microsoft Office (Word, Outlook, etc.)
- Ability to self-initiate areas of opportunity, make recommendations for improvement, and follow up as necessary to achieve desired results
POSITION TITLE: Lead Day Custodian I
STATUS: Classified – NonExempt, Full Time
Hourly pay: $14.10 (PLUS yearly stipend)
HOURS OF WORK: Monday-Friday; 6:30am - 3:00pm
Eligible for: Benefits (Health, dental, vision, life insurance, cancer insurance, accident insurance, short-term disability, medical reimbursement), retirement, paid leave
**required to pass a POET (post offer employment test - Physical assessment) - fit for duty screening
The job of Lead Custodian was established for the purpose/s of providing custodial services at assigned site;
ensuring an attractive, sanitary and safe environment for students, staff and visitors; performing a variety of special
cleaning operations; overseeing the preparation of facilities for classroom activities and campus events; ordering
cleaning materials; overseeing and supporting assigned custodians in the performance of their assignments;
maintaining custodial equipment; and ensuring that assignments are completed in a safe, proper and timely manner.
This job reports to Principal
Arranges furniture and equipment for the purpose of providing - adequate preparation for special events.
Cleans assigned facilities and/or grounds (e.g. classrooms, offices, gym, restrooms, multipurpose rooms, pools,
grounds, etc.) for the purpose of maintaining a sanitary, safe and attractive environment.
Consults with administrative personnel for the purpose of planning, prioritizing and scheduling custodial activities
and achieving site maintenance objectives.
Delivers a variety of items (e.g. supplies, mail, packages, furniture, etc.) for the purpose of distributing materials to
the appropriate parties within site.
Distributes custodial supplies and equipment for the purpose of disseminating materials to custodial staff and/or
Informs students and other site personnel for the purpose of providing information and direction regarding
activities, safety issues and/or proper maintenance of facilities and/or equipment.
Inspects facilities for the purpose of ensuring that the site is suitable for safe operations, maintained in an
attractive and clean condition, identifying necessary repairs to facilities and/or equipment, etc.
Maintains supplies and equipment (e.g. cleaning solutions, paper products, vacuums, mops, etc.) for the purpose
of ensuring the availability of custodial items required to properly maintain facilities.
Maintains and utilizes emergency shut offs (e.g. water, gas, electrical, etc.) for the purpose of reducing or
eliminating property damange and/or risk of injury as needed.
Monitors students and staff in and around work areas (e.g. halls, multipurpose rooms, lunch room, restrooms,
grounds, etc.) for the purpose of responding to emergency situations and/or informing appropriate parties.
Oversees facility maintenance activities and assigned custodial personnel for the purpose of ensuring functions
are performed efficiently in compliance with site requirements and established standards.
Participates in meetings, workshops, trainings, and seminars for the purpose of conveying and/or gathering
information required to perform job functions.
Performs minor, job related, maintenance on custodial equipment, classroom furniture and fixtures (e.g. change
vacuum cleaner belts, bags, repair desks and tables, change light bulbs, etc.) for the purpose of ensuring proper
functioning and usability of items.
Performs a variety of landscaping activities for the purpose of maintaining school grounds.
Prepares written materials (e.g. supply requisitions, safety inspections, work orders, inventory records, time
sheets, etc.) for the purpose of documenting activities and/or relating activities to administration for action.
Prepares site for daily operations as needed and/or assigned (e.g. unlocking doors, opening gates, raising flags,
sweeping walkway, etc.) for the purpose of ensuring facilities are operational and hazard free.
Removes snow, ice, sand, debris, etc. for the purpose of ensuring parking lots and sidewalks are safe for vehicles
Replenishes classroom and rest room supplies (e.g. paper towels, soap, etc.) for the purpose of ensuring
adequate quantities for daily use.
Requisitions equipment, supplies and materials for the purpose of maintaining availability of required items and
completing jobs efficiently.
Responds to inquiries from staff, students, parents, and/or visitors for the purpose of providing information, taking
appropriate action and/or directing to appropriate personnel for resolution.
Responds to site location inspections and leads site tours as needed and/or assigned for the purpose of assisting
Responds to immediate safety and/or operational concerns (e.g. facility damage, vandalism, alarms, etc.) for the
purpose of taking appropriate action or notifying appropriate personnel for resolution.
Secures facilities and grounds (e.g. doors, gates, alarms, lights, etc.) for the purpose of minimizing property
damage, equipment loss and/or potential liability.
Supports other site maintenance staff (e.g. grounds, trades, etc.) for the purpose of completing site custodial
Trains assigned personnel for the purpose of developing professional - trade and safety awareness skills.
Transports a variety of tools, equipment, supplies, etc. for the purpose of ensuring the availability of materials
required at job site.
Performs other related duties as assigned for the purpose of ensuring the efficient and effective functioning of the
Working under limited supervision following standardized practices and/or methods; directing other persons within a small work unit; and operating within a defined budget. Utilization of some resources from other work units is often required to perform the job's functions.
There is a continual opportunity to have some impact on the Organization’s services.
Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
IMPORTANT EMPLOYMENT STATEMENTS
The statements above are intended to describe the general nature of the work being performed and are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required. This document describes the position currently available. The District reserves the right to modify job duties or job descriptions at any time.
The Olathe Public Schools prohibit discrimination on the basis of race, color, ethnicity, national origin, sex, disability, age, religion, sexual orientation or gender identity in its programs, activities or employment as required by applicable federal and state laws.
CLEARANCES REQUIRED: Criminal Justice Fingerprint, Background Clearance, TB Test