Description : Job Summary
Under the direct supervision of the Assistant Director for Custodial Operations and the general supervision of the Associate Director for Facilities Operations, the Lead Custodian works independently to mentor, provide guidance, train and instruct a group of custodians in proper use of equipment, supply materials, chemicals, and accepted custodial techniques.
The incumbent performs all duties in specifically assigned work area and is responsible for performing duties in other work areas as needed.
Work areas are located within residential facilities and / or administrative offices and include the Classics residence halls, the Campus Village residential facilities and / or the trash / recycling rooms.
Incumbent is responsible for maintaining the appearance and cleanliness of the work areas assigned and assisting Custodians in the performance of their duties.
The Lead Custodian is required to use safe, approved methods and frequencies, which have been approved by University Housing Services.
This position will be assigned to work weekends.
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities
walk and stand up to 7 hours; work both inside and outside of buildings
observe rules, regulations and expectations to ensure a safe working environment
Requires the possession of a valid California Driver's License for the operation of any vehicle or equipment required for position and in any emergency situation.
A valid driver's license is required for this position. Out of state candidates selected for the position must obtain a State of California driver's license within 10 days of hire in accordance with the California Department of Motor Vehicles regulations.
Once hired the employee must successfully complete the Defensive Driver Training Program provided by the State of California for California State University campuses.
Classification : Lead Custodian
Anticipated Hiring Range : $3,300 / month - $3,500 / month
Salary Range : $2,921 / month - $5,138 / month
San José State University offers employees a comprehensive benefits package typically worth 30-35% of your base salary. For more information on programs available, please see the .
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