Custodian- Cookeville at Volunteer State Community College

Gallatin, TN 37066

About the Job

Custodian- Cookeville

Volunteer State Community College

Position Summary:
Assists with the operations and functions of the Department of Plant Operations primarily to keep buildings and surrounding areas clean.

Typical Duties and Responsibilities:
Performs routine cleaning tasks, such as mopping, vacuuming carpets, dusting, assists in moving and arranging of furniture and equipment. Cleans interior glass, wall partitions and interior and exterior windows.

Removes disposable waste materials from buildings and premises; recycles per VSCC Recycling Guidelines.

Performs primary daily functions of cleaning and restocking supplies in classrooms, restrooms, offices, public areas and supply areas.

Ensures proper care, use, and performs routine maintenance on equipment and supplies; promotes continuous improvement of workplace safety and good environmental practices.

Perform routine floor care to hard surface and carpeted floors.

Routinely completes setups for events/meetings.

Works well with other custodians toward the timely accomplishment of group projects and team set-ups.

Other duties as assigned.

Required Qualifications:
One (1) year verifiable custodial or janitorial experience in a business or education environment.

Preferred Qualifications:
High School diploma or GED equivalent.

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and Work Characteristics:
Ability to properly operate and maintain custodial equipment.

Ability to correctly use/administer chemicals and supplies.

Ability to understand written and verbal communications.

Ability to understand, follow, and enforce safety procedures to include disposal procedures of hazardous materials.

Ability to lift and manipulate heavy objects up to 50 lbs.

Ability to operate a computer in order to fill out timesheets and perform other required Safety and Human Resource training.

Pay Rate: $22,050 - $23,076 annual salary depending on experience

Posting Date: 07/14/2017

Closing Date:

Open until Filled: Yes

Special Instructions to Applicants:
Unofficial transcripts are acceptable for the application process. Official transcripts will be required upon hire.

Applicants may be subject to a background check.

This position is located at the Cookeville Higher Education Campus.

Type of Appointment: Fiscal

FLSA Status:Non-Exempt

Employment Category: Services/Maintenance

Location: Volunteer State Community College (Gallatin)

Posting Number: 005837

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Volunteer State Community College does not discriminate against students, employees, or applicants for admission or employment on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, disability, age, status as a protected veteran, genetic information, or any other legally protected class with respect to all employment, programs and activities sponsored by TBR.

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