Custodian – Full Time


The individual in this classification performs custodial work on City and/or Municipal Court premises.  This is semi-skilled work.  Work performed is largely of a recurring nature; procedures and standards to be maintained are clearly outlined.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES – include the following:  (other duties may be assigned.)  This position directly reports to the City Service Director/ Court Manager.
  1. Keeps building(s) and property in clean and orderly condition. 
  2. Performs routine maintenance activities.
  3. Performs heavy cleaning duties.
  4. Sweeps, mops, scrubs, and vacuums floors.
  5. Gathers and empties trash.
  6. Scrubs, sanitizes, and supplies restroom facilities.
  7. Dusts furniture, walls, and equipment.
  8. Cleans windows, mirrors, and partitions with soap and other cleansers.
  9. Follows procedures for the use of chemical cleaners and power machinery to prevent damage to floors and fixtures.
  10. Cleans and polishes fixtures and furniture.
  11. Manages inventory of cleaning supplies.
  12. The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this position.  It is imperative that employees are physically able to meet the physical demands of the job including, but not limited to, the ability to stand, or walk at least eight (8) hours per day, and the ability to push, pull, or lift at least thirty (30) pounds at any given time.

These statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by individuals assigned this classification.  They are not an exhaustive list of all duties to be performed.  Other duties may be assigned. 




To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.  Alternative qualifications may be substituted if sufficient to perform the duties.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  1. Good written and verbal communication skills.  
  2. Ability to organize and prioritize duties.
  3. Maintains regular and consistent attendance.
  4. Valid Ohio Driver’s License.
  5. Common hand tools used in building and equipment maintenance work.
  6. General cleaning principles and practices.
  7. Operate equipment and machinery.
  8. Understand and follow complex oral and written instructions.


This position requires the employee to spend a large part of each working day standing and walking.  Bending, stooping, climbing on ladders, twisting, and reaching.  At times, the work performed will involve working outside in adverse weather conditions. 


Some experience in semi-skilled building and equipment maintenance and in cleaning work.  High school diploma or GED equivalent preferred and training that provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities.


The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individual with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this position.

Qualified applicants may be required to submit to testing and provide writing samples.  Proof of education and employment references will be required before final interview.  Employment predicated upon successful completion of criminal record check and drug testing. 

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