Substitute Custodians

Richland School District   Richland, WA   Full-time     Housekeeping / Janitorial
Posted on March 7, 2023
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Substitute Custodians

RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE (but are not limited to):

1. Work under the direction of the Custodial Supervisor, Building Foreman and Principal.

2. Perform all duties of a custodian, maintaining high standards of safety, cleanliness and efficiency.

3. General custodial duties including sweeping, mopping, vacuuming, disinfecting, dusting, restroom cleaning, removal of refuse and restocking dispensers.

4. Must become acquainted with custodial cleaning supplies and their proper usage.

5. Insure safety of students, staff and visitors.

6. Security of buildings.

7. Reporting hazards and needs for major repairs.

8. Changing lights as needed, cleaning glass, removing graffiti.

9. Attention to grounds, sidewalks, entryways and exterior refuse cans.

10. Routine maintenance and cleaning of custodial equipment.

11. May be required to use personal lifts and ladders for tasks.

12. Snow and ice removal and salting areas when needed.

13. Assist building foreman and maintenance crew with minor maintenance.

14. May be required to work weekends and respond to building emergencies outside of regular scheduled hours.

15. Perform related duties as required.


1. Physical ability to do required work (this includes heavy and sustained lifting, bending, stooping, carrying, working outside on roofs, snow removal, working on ladders, and other functions that are physically demanding).

2. A physical examination may be required.

3. High School diploma or equivalent.

4. Ability to work harmoniously with students, staff and the public.

5. Must be dependable, punctual and demonstrate a good attendance record.

6. Possess (or be willing to acquire) valid First Aid and CPR certification.

7. Ability to communicate orally and in writing with management and other staff members and to maintain records and reports in English.

Selected applicants must pass a physical capabilities pre-work screen, drug test, criminal history check and sexual misconduct screening prior to starting work.

This position is open until filled.