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#86083 Senior Custodian

Filing Deadline: Wed 1/25/2017

Please note that this is a 100% contract position.


Under supervision, works and coordinates with other school custodians concerning all custodial service and minor maintenance duties for The Preuss School. Provides complete custodial assistance to Preuss School administration, staff and students supporting the operation and maintenance of the campus. Performs general maintenance and minor repairs. Move furniture and equipment, perform basic installations, set-up for events and other related duties as assigned. Serves as a contact for security and safety issues during night and weekend hours.

  • Regular work schedule is Monday - Friday, 4:00pm - 12:30am.

  • Must work occasional flexible, variable hours, including evenings and weekends as needed.

  • Physical strength, stamina, and endurance with the ability to do vigorous manual work, climb stairs, and lift heavy loads.


  • Proven experience performing skilled custodian duties. Demonstrated knowledge of maintenance principles and sanitation methods.

  • Proven experience operating, storing, and maintaining the following equipment: vacuums, buffers, wet/dry vacuums, rotary carpet shampooers, steam extractors, high-pressure washers.

  • Demonstrated experience in floor care; stripping, waxing, and buffing.

  • Demonstrated experience in carpet care; spot cleaning, shampooing, and extracting.

  • Demonstrated experience securing facilities, including responsibility for keys.

  • Ability to make minor repairs to building and equipment.

  • Proven interpersonal skills to effectively work with a diverse group of students, staff, parents, and visitors.

  • Ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing.

  • Ability to read and interpret written information and instructions. Ability to prepare written reports and complete forms.

  • Ability to request supplies, maintain inventory, and control stock for assigned areas.

  • Proven knowledge and ability to work in a safe manner according to local, federal, state, and university requirements.

  • Ability to plan, organize, and efficiently carry out details of a work schedule. Ability to maintain confidentiality and exercise discretion.


  • Must pass both a background check (LiveScan) and TB (Tuberculosis) screening.

The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, gender identity or sexual orientation. For the complete University of California nondiscrimination and affirmative action policy see: http://www-hr.ucsd.edu/saa/nondiscr.html

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$34,389 - $36,519 /year
East Campus
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Work Schedule:
Eves, 8 hrs/day, Mon-Fri