Marshwood High School

MSAD #35 (Eliot and South Berwick)

South Berwick, Maine ( map )

Job Details

  • Job ID: 3706708
  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Posted : October 25, 2021
  • Starting Date: Immediately

Job Description

Custodian - Second Shift - 2:00 pm to 10:00 pm


1. Keeps the building and premises, including sidewalks, driveways and play areas neat and
clean at all times.
2. Regulates heat and ventilation systems to provide temperatures appropriate to the
season and to insure economical use of fuel, water and electricity.
3. Shovels, plows, and/or sands/salts walks, driveways, parking areas and steps as
4. Checks daily to make sure all exit doors are unlocked in the AM for the start of school
and then locked after school ends for the remainder of the day. The main door will
remain unlocked for entry.
5. All panic bolts on doors are maintained in working order.
6. Cleans the floors in classrooms either by vacuuming, sweeping or mopping as
appropriate. Rooms are cleaned of dust.
7. Cleans the corridors after school and/or during the day if condition requires
corridors to be cleaned.
8. Scrubs, hoses down, and disinfects floors daily, and cleans all sanitary fixtures
and drinking fountains daily.
9. Washes all windows inside and outside at least twice each year, and more
frequently if necessary.
10. Keeps the ground free of rubbish.
11. Performs such outdoor maintenance as grass cutting, tree trimming, and the like as
necessary to maintain the school grounds in a safe and attractive condition.
12. Maintains all floors in a clean and attractive condition and in a good state of
13. Reports any repairs in need of attention to the Head Custodian. Makes minor building
repairs as directed by the Head Custodian.
14. Conducts an ongoing program of general maintenance, upkeep and repair.
15. Maintains a regular maintenance schedule on all motors and other mechanical
equipment requiring scheduled maintenance.
16. Reports immediately to the building administrator any damage to school property.
17. Remains on the school premises during school hours and during non-school hours
when the use of the building has been authorized and their attendance is required by
the principal.
18. Assumes the responsibility for the opening and/or closing of the building each day
and for determining, before leaving, that all doors and windows are secured and all
lights, except those left on for safety reasons, are turned off.
19. Maintains an inventory of supplies, equipment, and fuel on hand and requisitions such
needed replacements from the principal in a timely manner as to not hinder the
custodian in their duties.
20. Conducts an ongoing program of general maintenance, upkeep, and repair.
21. Uses good discretion when lifting.
22. Moves furniture or equipment in buildings as required for various activities and as
directed by the administrator.
23. Complies with local laws and procedures for the storage and disposal of trash,
rubbish and waste.
24. Conducts periodic inspections and tests of all electrical installations in the school to
insure their safe condition.
25. Has completed the Hazardous management training and labels all containers
following the guidelines of the MSDS.
26. Reports to the Head Custodian for daily instructions.
27. Any other duties as assigned by the building administrator and/or Facility Director.
28. Complies with OSHA’s standards 29 CFR-1910.


To successfully perform this job, an individual must be able to perform each of the essential duties list above satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodation will be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential functions. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required.

1.Maine Department of Education Criminal History Record Check Certificate eligibility.
2.A certificate of good health must be signed by a licensed physician.
3.Ability to climb ladders to a height of fifteen feet.
4.Ability to routinely lift/move objects weighing up to seventy-five pounds.
5.Such alternatives to the above qualifications as the School Board may find appropriate and acceptable.

  • Position Type: Full-time
  • Positions Available: 1
  • Salary: $ 16.84 to $ 20.84 Per Hour
  • Job Category : Support Staff > Custodian
  • Location Description

    Maine School Administrative District #35 (MSAD #35) serves the two rural communities of Eliot and South Berwick, ME. Students from nearby Rollinsford NH also join us for grades 7-12.The district consists of five school buildings (Grades PK-3, 4-5, 6-8, and 9-12) with a student enrollment of approximately 2,200. Located on the southern Maine border, our towns are approximately 50 miles North of Boston and adjacent to Portsmouth, New Hampshire. The communities are able to maintain their rural character while having access to facilities and technology normally only available in larger urban areas.

    Marshwood High School consists of Grades 9, 10, 11, and 12 from the communities of Eliot and South Berwick, Maine, and Rollinsford, NH. MHS provides services for approximately 700 students. The school is located in Southern Maine, one of five schools that make up Maine School Administrative District 35. Learn more about us...

    Equal Opportunity Employer

    MSAD #35 (Eliot and South Berwick) 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.

    Job Requirements

    • 1.Maine Department of Education Criminal History Record Check Certificate eligibility required.
      2.A certificate of good health must be signed by a licensed physician.
      3.Ability to climb ladders to a height of fifteen feet.
      4.Ability to routinely lift/move objects weighing up to seventy-five pounds.
      5.Such alternatives to the above qualifications as the School Board may find appropriate and acceptable.

    • At least 1 year of relevant experience preferred
    • High School/Trade School degree preferred
    • Citizenship, residency or work visa 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. Do you give the district permission to contact references?
    • 2. I understand that this application contains no misrepresentations or falsehoods.

    Contact Information

    • Anthony Bourbon , Facilities Coordinator
    • 180 Depot Road
    • Eliot, Maine 03903
    • Phone: 207-439-2438
    • Fax: 207-439-2531
    • Email: click here

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