New Bedford Public Schools
Employment Opportunities

JR. CUSTODIAN


New Bedford Public Schools
New Bedford, Massachusetts

Job Details
Job ID: 3214630 Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
Posted: January 7, 2020 Starting Date: Immediately

Job Description
Job Description:

• Reports to the Principal/Senior Custodian to attend to problems or complaints
• Assists in the preparing of all school functions and activities, and the moving and rearranging of all furniture and equipment under the direction of the Principal/Senior Custodian
• Assists in maintaining a clear, sanitary and safe environment within the kitchen/cafeteria areas, as directed
• Assists with unloading of all supplies and equipment the New Bedford School Department determines to be utilized or stored within the building
• Assists, as directed, with the upkeep and maintenance of all heating and ventilation systems within the building, in addition to normal preventative maintenance
• Assists, as directed, in securing the building, noting any areas requiring special attention
• Notifies the Principal/Senior Custodian of facilities or equipment needing repair or attention
• Performs all routine and non-routine work assignments as directed
• Assists in cleaning and maintaining all areas of the building and grounds in a manner that will reflect cleanliness, efficiency, safety and pride at all times
• Maintains a level of efficiency within the Custodial Department that reflects professionalism, not only to peers, but to the students and faculty as well
• Performs other related duties as directed by the New Bedford School Department, as well as other duties in accordance with the job description per Muni-Class Code


REPORTS TO: Director of Facilities Operations
TERMS: In accordance with AFSCME contract, Local 641

Position Type: Full-time
Positions Available: 1


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As whalers’ oil provided light to the world, so shall New Bedford students shine with academic excellence.

Equal Opportunity Employer
New Bedford 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
The New Bedford Public Schools do not discriminate on account of age, race, color, sex, gender identity, gender expression, ancestry, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, military status, genetics, or disability that does not prohibit performance of essential job functions in employment for potential employees. New Bedford Public Schools encourages people with multilingual skills, particularly in Cape Verdean Creole, Portuguese and/or Spanish, to apply. Every available opportunity will be taken in order to assure that each applicant is selected on the basis of qualifications, merit and ability.
  • Citizenship, residency or work VISA in United States required

  • Application Questions
    There are no application questions required for this job posting.

    Contact Information
    Adelino Oliveira, Director of Facilities
    455 County Street
    New Bedford, Massachusetts 02740
    Phone: 508 997-4511
    Fax: 508-991-7483
    Email: aoliveira@newbedfordschools.org