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Leicester Primary School
Leicester Public Schools
Leicester, Massachusetts

Job Details
Job ID: 2847905 Application Deadline: September 22, 2017
Posted: September 11, 2017 Starting Date: November 1, 2017

Job Description
TITLE: Head Custodian/Maintenance Technician

QUALIFICATIONS: Demonstrated ability to provide the leadership necessary to meet the building needs on an on-going basis. High School diploma or equivalent.

REPORTS TO: The Director of Facilities and Transportation and the Building Principal

JOB GOAL: Responsible for the immediate cleanliness, maintenance and security of the building, and the supervision and evaluation of the custodial staff.

PERFORMANCE EVALUATION: The Head Custodian/Maintenance Technician shall be evaluated annually, in narrative form, based upon his/her overall job performance and upon goals and objectives determined by the Director of Facilities and Transportation and the Director of Finance and Operations.

REPRESENTATION STATUS: Governed by the contract between the Leicester School Committee and the G.E.U. Local 2

Supervises the performance of the custodian.
Evaluates each custodian in writing annually.
Along with supervising, acts as a working custodian in the building and its grounds.
Provide the Facilities Director and the Principal a work schedule and duties for each custodian relevant to the changing needs of each building.
Reports maintenance needs in writing to the Facilities Director with a copy to the building Principal.
Monitors the need for fuel and other essentials.
Inventories the materials and supplies.
Recommends the purchases of the custodial supplies to the Facilities Director with a copy to the Principal.
Performs other duties related to the position as assigned by the Facilities Director and the Principal.
Inventories equipment and tools assigned to building, updating the list when needed.
Maintains MSDS file.

Position Type: Full-time
Positions Available: 1

Equal Opportunity Employer
Leicester Public Schools is committed to maintaining a work and learning environment free from discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, pregnancy, gender, sexual orientation, marital/civil union status, ancestry, place of birth, age, citizenship status, veteran status, political affiliation or disability, as defined and required by state and federal laws.

Job Requirements
  • At least 5 years of relevant experience preferred
  • High School/Trade School degree preferred
  • Citizenship, residency or work VISA in United States required

  • Application Questions
    This employer has requested that all applicants answer the following questions. It is highly recommended that you type any essays in a word processing program, save them, and then paste them on the proceeding job application page.
    1. A head custodian’s work is not just cleaning and maintenance. How would you define your role?
    Long Essay (Answer limited to 4000 characters, including spaces)

    Contact Information
    Jim Souza, Director of Facilities and Transportation
    174 Paxton Street
    Leicester, Massachusetts 01524
    Phone: 508-892-7030
    Fax: 508-892-7034
    Email: souzaj@lpsma.net