Job Description

Daytime Custodian at Classical Preparatory School


The mission of Classical Preparatory School is to pursue academic excellence and character enrichment through rigorous, content-rich curriculum, imparting to our students the ability to excel and a desire to continuously pursue learning throughout their lives.

Position Summary:

A full-time daytime Custodian position with competitive pay, paid time off, benefits and a great retirement package. Anticipated work days are Monday through Friday from 6:30 a.m to 3:00 p.m. This is currently a 10-month position, with the possibility of turning into a 12-month position. All new hires are subject to a 90-day probation period. The daytime Custodian will report directly to the Maintenance Manager.

Key Responsibilities:

Custodians are responsible for general care, cleaning, and minor maintenance of the building, grounds, and equipment of the building to which they are assigned. Custodians will work consistently to provide a clean, hazard-free and safe environment for staff and students.

  • General Cleaning

The daytime Custodian will perform a variety of tasks, including sweeping, window washing,  mopping, vacuuming, cleaning AC filters and vents, dusting and trash removal to ensure each building on campus is always kept clean and orderly for staff and students. Custodian must be able to accommodate cleaning needs as they arise and show flexibility in getting tasks done. He/She will be expected to prioritize tasks so the needs of staff and students are met first.

  • Maintain Safe Environment

The Custodian will work diligently to provide a safe learning environment for students as well as a safe working environment for staff. He/She will disinfect areas throughout the school as well clean bathrooms daily to help limit the spread of germs. Special attention will be paid to any objects or areas that could pose as a hazard. Such situations will be resolved appropriately and with minimal disruption to the school day. The daytime custodian is responsible for opening the building(s) each morning, therefore punctuality is essential.

  • Grounds Maintenance

The Custodian will help to maintain all the grounds on campus by removing leaves, picking up trash, weeding and power washing. Other duties will include bush trimming, rust removal and spraying for insects.

  • Maintenance Requests

The daytime custodian will be responsible for assisting staff with basic repair needs such as unclogging toilets, fixing/assembling bookshelves, painting small areas and scrubbing/waxing floors.

Qualifications and Desired Characteristics:

  • Good interpersonal skills
  • Familiarity with the school as an organization
  • Self-motivated and willing to serve
  • Ability to multitask and perform all job requirements
  • Strong oral communication skills
  • Detail-oriented team player
  • Must work effectively with and collaborate with the Maintenance Manager


  • $10.50 per hour