West Long Branch, Monmouth County
Feb 20, 2014

Monmouth University


Facilities Management

Position Summary
Monmouth University is seeking applications for a Custodian.

The candidate would be expected to: clean buildings by manually sweeping and mopping surfaces; manually and mechanically scrubbing, stripping, waxing, vacuuming, extracting, shampooing, dusting, polishing and buffing surfaces; foaming showers and rest rooms; properly selecting and mixing cleaning chemicals; sanitizing and disinfecting surfaces and fixtures, etc. using auto scrubbers, buffers, vacuum cleaners, power washers, carpet extractors and hand tools.

A full list of job duties is available at

Required Skills or Software:
Excellent interpersonal, organizational and communication skills

Other Requirements:
Must have a combination of the education and experience that provides the knowledge and skills to accomplish the normal job duties listed.

Typically, this combination includes, but is not limited to, the equivalent of two (2) years of experience in floor care-wood, VCT, carpet and stone; cleaning of rest room facilities; refuse and recyclable material handling and removal; general cleaning procedures for office furniture, windows, blinds, drapes, etc.

Read and write in English; understand oral and written instructions in English, including MSDS directions, chemical product labels, equipment manuals, work orders and carry out work orders as required.

Must be able to calculate mathematically; able to lift and move heavy objects regularly; use all required safety and personal protective equipment, including respiratory protection; work in multi-story buildings without elevators; climb ladders and work at heights regularly; transport and operate powered machines regularly.

Work overtime as required; respond to emergency calls after working hours; have excellent attendance and work record; perform all work in strict accordance with accepted trade practices, code requirements and all safety and good housekeeping requirements; extremely reliable and capable of working independently and without full-time supervision.

Preferred Qualifications:
A high school graduate or equivalent. Possess and maintain a valid Automobile Driver’s License in your state of principal residence. Ability to drive vehicles equipped with a manual transmission.

Special Instructions to Applicants
Shift will be Monday – Friday from 7:00 am – 3:00 pm.

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Posting Date:
Closing Date: 2/26/2014