Job Category
Exemption Status/Test
Non Exempt
Reports To
Custodial Manager
Date Revised
Primary Purpose
Assist in the attainment of District goals through the provision of effective and efficient custodial services to the school. Maintain all custodial equipment in top working order to insure the staff has all the tools needed to keep the facilities looking great and to provide a safe and comfortable atmosphere for the students and staff of our schools.
Education Certification

High School Diploma or GED

Clear and valid Texas driver’s license

Special Knowledge/Skills

Demonstrated ability to read and interpret documentation such as safety procedures, operating maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals

Demonstrated ability to operate cleaning equipment and lift heavy equipment

Able to repair all custodial equipment


One (1) year equipment repair

Major Responsibilities and Duties
  • Able to repair equipment.
  • Should be able to review equipment schematics to determine what parts need to be replaced.
  • Performs PM’s on all custodial equipment.
  • Can fill in if needed as a regular custodian.
  • Controls inventory of any extra equipment and parts.


  • Maintain safety standards in accordance with federal, state, district, and insurance regulations and train technicians on proper and safe use of equipment and chemicals.
  • Ensure that established safety procedures are followed including lifting and climbing.   Make sure that tools and equipment are operated and chemicals handled according to established safety procedures.
  • Correct unsafe conditions in work area and promptly report any conditions that are not immediately correctable to supervisor.
  • Follow established procedures for locking, checking, and safeguarding facilities.

Inventory and Equipment

  • Evaluate and recommend custodial supplies and equipment to be used.
  • Prepare, implement, and maintain preventive maintenance schedules for custodial equipment, ensure that maintenance is completed and equipment is in safe operating condition, and recommend replacement of existing equipment when necessary.
  • Conduct regular inventory of physical equipment and supplies and maintain accurate record, order tools, equipment, and supplies as needed.


  • Assist in the analyzing and selecting replacement equipment.

Supervisory Responsibilities:

  •   None.
Tools/Equipment Used
Standard office equipment including personal computer and peripherals; standard cleaning tools and equipment; standard yard maintenance equipment; may use small hand tools and power tools; light truck or van
Frequent standing, kneeling/squatting, bending/stooping, pushing/pulling, and twisting; may work in tiring and uncomfortable positions.
Frequent walking; climbing stairs; ladders/scaffolding; regular grasping/squeezing, wrist flexion/extension, and overhead reaching; frequent driving
Regular moderate lifting and carrying (15-44 pounds); occasional heavy lifting (45 pounds and over)
Work outside and inside, on slippery or uneven walking surfaces; frequent exposure to extreme hot and cold temperatures, dust, noise, vibration; exposure to chemical and electrical hazards; work around machinery with moving parts; regularly work irregular hours; occasional prolonged hours; frequent districtwide travel
Mental Demands
Maintain emotional control under stress