Custodian II

Michigan, United States
15 May 2019
End of advertisement period
18 May 2019
Contract Type
Full Time


  • Operate carpet and upholstery cleaning equipment
  • Operate mechanical cleaning and floor scrubbing equipment
  • Strip and wax all floor surfaces
  • Maintain entrance areas by performing such duties as sweeping, salting, leaf blowing and shoveling/blowing snow as required
  • Clean grounds by performing such duties as picking up paper or trash around buildings
  • Unplug commodes, urinals and sink drains without dismantling fixtures
  • Wet mop floors and stairwells
  • Operate vacuum cleaning equipment
  • Clean and wax all furniture, cases, fixtures and furnishings
  • Clean mirrors, interior side of exterior glass, both sides of interior glass and exterior entrance glass
  • Clean toilet rooms and fixtures
  • Stock restroom supplies
  • Dust venetian blinds and ceiling fixtures
  • Spot wash walls to remove splash marks, fingerprints and marks
  • Collect and transport waste materials to designated areas
  • Wet mop the areas of the floor or stairs to clean up such items as spilled liquid or food
  • Obtain stock and maintain inventory of supplies in accordance with specific instructions
  • Open or lock buildings or rooms
  • Turn on and off lights and equipment
  • Occasionally ascends/descends ladders to service lights
  • Move and arrange furniture or furnishing
  • Clean assigned area of work and equipment

Required Qualifications

  • Routinely move items weighing up to 50 lbs; must demonstrate communication skills; must be able to follow instructions.

Desired Qualifications

High school diploma or GED preferred.

Work Schedule

Monday through Friday - 3:30 PM - 12:00 AM

Additional Information

Department: Facilities - MarkleyHourly Rate of Pay:  $16.77 - $17.32

Union Affiliation

This position is covered under the collective bargaining agreement between the U-M and the AFSCME union, which contains and settles all matters with respect to wages, benefits, hours and other terms and conditions of employment.

U-M EEO/AA Statement

The University of Michigan is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.