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Job Details

  • Job ID: 3323250
  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Posted : July 17, 2020

Job Description


  • High School graduate or three years’ experience in custodial and maintenance work or any equivalent combination of education and experience
  • General knowledge of cleaning materials and methods
  • Ability to perform moderately heavy manual labor 
  • Ability to understand and carry out directions in regard to routine duties
  • Ability to interact positively with staff, administration and immediate associates 
  • Good ability to work independently 
  • Good character and personal habits
  • Valid CORI
  • FIngerprints Required



  • Works under general supervision, but with work subject to inspection upon completion.
  • Performs diversified maintenance and custodial duties under specific instructions and with a minimum of judgment required as to methods or procedures.
  • Makes routine contacts beyond immediate associates.
  • Frequent physical effort demanded in performing duties requiring continuous walking and standing under conditions at times subject to dirt, rain, snow and other discomfiture.
  • The District anticipates the majority of hours that will be needed involve a flexible schedule most likely second shift between 2:30pm and 11:00pm
  • Requires prolonged sitting or standing
  • Requires physical exert
  • Must be able to lift up to 30 pounds on a repeated basis throughout a 4-8 hour shift
  • Sweeps, dusts, scrubs and mops rooms, corridors, washrooms and toilets
  • Washes floors, walls, windows and furniture; cleans tables and sinks
  •  Polishes floors, furniture and metal work
  • Sets up tables and chairs, carries and delivers supplies and materials
  • Empties waste baskets and disposes of refuse; shovels snow, sand sidewalks

Posting Deadline: Open until filled 


Starting Date: Ongoing


Bob Schiaroli

Director of Facilities

60 Farm Street

Wakefield, MA 01880


  • Position Type: Full-time
  • Job Categories : Instructional Support > Substitute
    Support Staff > Custodian
  • Equal Opportunity Employer

    Wakefield 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 identity, sexual orientation, marital/civil union status, ancestry, place of birth, age, citizenship status, veteran status, political affiliation, genetic information or disability, as defined and required by state and federal laws. Additionally, we prohibit retaliation against individuals who oppose such discrimination and harassment or who participate in an equal opportunity investigation.

    Contact Information

    • Karen Fitzpatrick , Admin. Asst. to the Superintendent
    • 60 Farm Street
    • Wakefield, Massachusetts 01880

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