Custodian - Part-Time

General Information & Responsibilities

The part-time Custodian is responsible for keeping assigned areas as clean as possible with the machines and equipment available, performing all duties necessary to clean and take care of any floor at the College.  

Hiring for Quad Cities Campus in Moline, IL and the Adult Learning Center in Rock Island, IL locations.
Varying shift times available. 

Description of Duties


a.    Keeps assigned areas neat and clean, including vacuuming, dusting, scrubbing and reconditioning all of carpeted and hard surface floors; dusting, polishing and vacuuming of all furniture, doors, walls; washing of light fixtures and windows; dumping all waste containers and recycling containers and hauling same to proper disposal areas.
b.    Assists in special events setup and teardown and security of all College property on assigned shift.
c.    Completes assigned duties in a timely, efficient, and effective manner.
d.    Responsible for knowing written custodial procedures including work orders, manuals, and other written directions as necessary.
e.    Works an effective team member with other custodians and supervisor and communicates issues and concerns regarding assigned duties to Lead Facilities Custodian or Facilities Superintendent.
f.    Responsible for following all federal, state, local, and departmental safety regulations.
g.    Attends required trainings as needed.
a.    In absence of other custodians, fills in at other locations as needed.
b.    Prepares work orders for repairs, adjustments needed on equipment, fixtures in assigned areas.
c.    Performs other job-related duties as assigned.
a.    Demonstrates Black Hawk College Core Values.
b.    Accuracy and efficiency of work.
c.    Ability to work effectively with co-workers.
d.    Works as a team player.
e.    Ability to communicate in pleasant manner with others.
a.    Works directly and cooperatively with the Lead Facilities Custodian.
b.    Works directly and cooperatively with Facilities Superintendent.
c.    Works cooperatively with other Custodians.
d.    Works cooperatively with all other employees, students, and the public as needed.


EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: (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.)

a.    High school diploma or recognized equivalent required.
b.    Previous experience operating and maintaining machines inherent to the job (e.g. floor scrubber, buffer) preferred.  Includes keeping machines cleaned.
c.    Six months of previous experience in similar work assignments desired.
d.    Ability to occasionally lift up to 50 pounds required.
e.    Physically capable of completing major responsibilities listed above.
f.    Ability to read and write English.
g.    Must be dependable and punctual in reporting to and leaving work.
h.    Ability to make decisions and implement them after they are made, and fulfill requirements to complete assignments.
i.    Ability to maintain effective working relationships with others.
The above statements reflect the general details necessary to describe the principle functions of the described job; it is not an all-encompassing statement of all the work requirements that may be necessary to perform the job.


Supplemental Information

Black Hawk College does not sponsor employment visas.  
Black Hawk College is an AA/EEO employer.  

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