Westfield Public Schools
Employment Opportunities

INTERMITTENT SCHOOL CUSTODIAN


Westfield Public Schools
Westfield, Massachusetts

Job Details
Job ID: 4021171 Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
Posted: August 26, 2022 Starting Date: Immediately

Job Description
GENERAL RESPONSIBILITIES: To perform the regular duties of a building custodian in a school or the public building and perform related work as required.

Performing duties requiring knowledge, skills and abilities, and personal characteristics such as the following:
  1. Knowledge of the methods, materials and equipment used and the safety precautions to be taken in performing custodial work, including the knowledge of and proper use of the custodial supplies (synthetic soaps, scouring powders, floor finishes, etc.) and the proper techniques in using them on various kinds of floors, walls, toilet-rooms, equipment, furniture and other building furnishings and equipment
  2. Knowledge of the use, operation and care of custodial equipment (vacuum cleaners, floor machines, auto-scrubbers, floor brushes, mops, etc.)
  3. Knowledge of the care of buildings and grounds, walks, lawns, shrubbery, etc. and knowledge of the operation and care in the use of hand tools and the knowledge of minor adjustment and repair of furniture and other building equipment, including plumbing, heating and electrical fixtures
  4. Knowledge of fires and accident prevention in public buildings, including the operation and care of various kinds of fire extinguishers
  5. Knowledge of the proper display of the flag of the United States of America
  6. Ability to follow written instructions
  7. Ability to maintain harmonious working relationships
  8. Physical fitness to perform a variety of manual tasks
  9. Neat appearance, and of good moral character.
Also responsible for the specific areas as listed in the applicable territory, and in the description of duties for building custodian.

The salary and terms of employment will be commensurate with the Westfield Custodian Association contract. Position filled according to Civil Service rules and regulations.

Performance on this job will be evaluated in accordance with the Westfield School Committee policy on evaluation.

This position subject to funding.

Position Type: Part-time
Positions Available: 1

Equal Opportunity Employer
Westfield 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
<b>ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS:</b> Position involves sitting and the ability to travel from one place to another. This position involves heavy work with frequent lifting or carrying of up to 50 pounds and occasional lifting or carrying of no more than 100 pounds with some pulling and pushing or reaching above. Frequent use of hands to handle or feel; stooping kneeling, crouching and crawling. Regular attendance is an essential function of this job. <b>QUALIFICATIONS:</b> <ul><li>Knowledge of the methods, materials and equipment used and the safety precautions to be taken in performing custodial work <li>Knowledge of and proper use of custodial supplies <li>Knowledge of the care of buildings and grounds <li>Knowledge of the operation and care in the use of hand tools <li>Knowledge of minor adjustment and repair of furniture and other building equipment, including plumbing, heating and electrical fixtures <li>Knowledge of fires and accident prevention, including the operation and care of various kinds of fire extinguishers</ul></li>
  • Citizenship, residency or work VISA in United States required

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

    Contact Information
    Richard Jablonski, Supervisor of Maintenance
    32 West Silver Street
    Westfield, Massachusetts 01085
    Phone: (413) 572-6495
    Email: r.jablonski@schoolsofwestfield.org