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|Salary Range 11||$1920||$2672||$1984||$2048||$2122||$2202||$2289||$2361||$2461||$2558|
GENERAL DESCRIPTION OF CLASS
The CUSTODIAN performs general cleaning inside and outside of State operated facilities.
This is the first level of a two-level series. It is distinguished from the higher level by the lack of responsibility for planning and coordinating work of other custodians, monitoring private custodial contractors, and keeping inventory of supplies.
RELATIONSHIPS WITH OTHERS
Employees in some positions in this class are in regular contact with trades workors (e.g., carpenters, plumbers, painters, electricians, locksmiths or grounds crews) in order to request/coordinate needed repairs or services. Employees may contact trades workers by memo, telephone or in person.
Employees in some positions are also in daily contact in person with students, patients, residents, and/or inmates while overseeing custodial work performed by them.
Employees in this class receive general supervision from a custodial supervisor, custodial services manager,or a building maintenance superintendent. Employees may receive daily work assignments/instructions from a custodial services coordinator or lead worker. Work is reviewed upon completion to verify work has been done and that proper procedures and cleansers/chemicals were used. Established cleaning procedures must be followed in order to comply with State and Federal laws on cleaning, sanitation and safety.
Positions are found in central and remote locations throughout State government (e.g., general government agencies, human or natural resource agencies, correctional, mental health, or higher education institutions, hospitals, etc.). They require the willingness to work within the environment associated with the position's location.
They require the willingness to perform prolonged physical labor, walk, bend, stoop, and climb in the performance of duties. They require the willingness to work with caustic cleaning agents. They require the willingness to work in an environment containing dust, odors, and high levels of noise. Some positions may require the willingness to work around and/or clean up excrement and blood.