Muskogee Public Schools ( learn more )

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Job Details

  • Job ID: 3499713
  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Posted : April 19, 2021

Job Description


Job Title:               CUSTODIAN            

Report to:              Building Principals; Director of Maintenance 

Department:          Maintenance

Contracted Days:   246 Days



Position Summary:

Under general supervision, performs routine cleaning duties in school buildings, offices and grounds.


Qualifications/Job Requirements:               

  • Skill in using cleaning equipment and supplies.
  • Knowledge of school standards for cleanliness; of assigned work areas; of cleaning methods and procedures of a variety of cleaning aids or supplies.
  • Ability to follow oral and written instructions; to maintain the physical stamina necessary to perform heavy manual labor.
  • Must meet job description essential duties criteria.
  • High School Diploma or equivalent.


Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Sweep, mop, wax and polish linoleum, tile or hardwood floors; vacuum carpets, dust furniture and Venetian blinds.
  • Wash windows, woodwork, metalwork, washrooms and fixtures.  Empty waste baskets.  Supply washrooms with towels, soap and sanitary items.
  • Operate and maintain buffers, sanders, vacuum cleaners and other janitorial equipment.
  • Collect and dispose of trash and garbage; spray, disinfects and deodorizes assigned items and areas.
  • Make minor repairs on buildings and equipment and replace light bulbs.
  • Sweep sidewalks and porches; shovel snow; keep outside areas clean, orderly, and free of trash; check and make minor repairs or adjust playground equipment.
  • Move equipment and furniture; set up and remove folding tables and other equipment for recreation or special events.
  • Maintain clean and orderly storage rooms.
  • Know location and proper care and use of all firefighting equipment.
  • Be responsible for the security of the classrooms and buildings, checking that all students are out of the buildings, lights are off, windows are locked, doors are locked, rooms and building are checked for fire hazards.
  • Work on maintenance during the summer months.
  • Report any trouble or problems immediately.
  • Clean and store all tools, supplies and equipment after each use and in their proper place.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.


  • Position Type: Full-time
  • Job Category : Support Staff > Custodian
  • Employer Description

    Muskogee Public Schools is a public school district located in historic Muskogee, Oklahoma where Native American heritage and military history come together. Experience Native cultures at the Ataloa Lodge Museum on the Bacone College campus to see a fine private collection of Native American art, or at the Five Civilized Tribes Museum, a tribute to the tribes forced to relocate to Indian Territory. Tour a World War II submarine at the USS Batfish War Memorial Park and Museum or dive into one of three nearby lakes: Fort Gibson, Tenkiller and Eufaula.

    Our Curriculum and Instruction team works with teachers and administrators to enhance the scope and quality of teaching and learning in Muskogee Public Schools through leadership, innovation, collaboration, communication and service. Learn more about us...

    Contact Information

    • Lori Boots
    • 202 W. Broadway
    • Muskogee, Oklahoma 74401

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