Temporary Help: Custodian

Position Information


Position Title Temporary Help: Custodian
Posting Number 0023
Position Summary

This is a part-time temporary position under close supervision of the Coordinator of Physical Plant. The Custodian is responsible for cleaning and maintaining assigned areas and related work as required. He/she is responsible for performing assigned duties during the day, evening or weekend on any Southwest Tennessee Community campus as assigned.

Required Education and Work Experience

Successful completion of eighth grade.

High school graduate or equivalent preferred.

Required Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, and Other Characteristics

Knowledge of cleaning methods and procedures.

Knowledge of the materials and equipment used in custodial and minor maintenance work.

Ability to follow simple instructions.

Ability to establish and maintain an effective working relationship with the students, the public and other employees.

Ability to express ideas clearly, concisely, and convincingly.

Primary Tasks and Responsibilities

Sweeps, mops and buffs stairs, corridors and floors.

Strips and waxes offices in assigned areas.

Cleans bathroom walls, floors, and fixtures; replenishes bathroom supplies and stock closets with supplies for contract service workers; responds to all emergency calls about custodial services in assigned areas.

Washes windows, polishes furniture and cleans woodwork in assigned areas.

Checks hallways and stairways for graffiti and debris.

Empties trash cans and cleans containers.

Vacuums carpets.

Picks up paper and debris on ground.

May perform other duties as assigned.

Posting Date 09/01/2015
Closing Date 11/30/2015
Desired Start Date
Open Until Filled No
Organizational Unit Custodial Services
Work Location Varies
Work Hours Varies
Special Instructions to Applicants

Employment is contingent upon successful completion of a background investigation.

This is a TEMPORARY position with NO benefits at $7.30 an hour. Maximum work hours 25.0 per week.

If you have any questions or concerns regarding this position, please contact the Custodial Services department at 901-333-4240.

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. What is the highest level of education attained?
    • GED
    • High School Diploma
    • Associates Degree
    • Bachelors Degree
    • Masters Degree
    • PHD
  2. How many years of experience do you have in this type of position?
    • 0-1
    • 1-3
    • 3-5
    • 5-7
    • 7+

Application Documents

Required Documents
Optional Documents
  1. Resume