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Akron, OH
Imagine Schools


Position Title: Custodian
FLSA Classification: Non-Exempt
Reports to: Principal or Facilities Manager

Position Description:
  • Responsible for keeping the assigned building(s) clean, safe and secure in accordance with set standards, laws and policies.
  • Maintain the building(s) in a state of operational excellence that presents no interruptions, distractions, or obstacles to the ongoing educational program.

Essential Functions:
  • Clean, dust, and sanitizes rooms; clean and wax floors; clean windows and stairs; sanitize lavatories, furniture, appliances, and support apparatus, per approved schedule.
  • Operate equipment needed to complete essential functions including: vacuum cleaner, rug cleaner, hand and small power tools.
  • Install paper products.
  • Deliver supplies and materials.
  • Perform preventive maintenance work, paint, replace bulbs, ballast, and replace glass, as needed.
  • Keep exterior walks and lawns free of debris, and complete snow removal and other exterior work related to these functions as may be requested.
  • Complete inventory reports, daily cleaning and maintenance reports, and supply orders.
  • Operate building systems, including HVAC, fire protection, security control, lighting, and safety.
  • Prepare facility setups for all school activities.
  • Relocate furniture and equipment as needed.
  • Demonstrate an understanding of the Imagine Schools Six Measures of Excellence in the execution of duties.
  • Model positive character virtues and habits. Assist students in developing positive moral and performance character attributes.
  • Perform other duties as assigned by Principal/School Leader.

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Education: High School Diploma/GED
  • Experience: 1-2 years maintenance or custodial experience.

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
  • Basic computer and email ability.
  • Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, procedure manuals.
  • Able to add, subtract, multiply and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions and decimals.
  • Ability to perform in a physically demanding environment.
  • Flexibility to deal with operational problems and emergencies.
  • Able to work independently, analyze information skillfully and in a timely manner, as well as make decisions where appropriate.
  • Ability to communicate cooperatively and constructively with other staff, students and parents in a multi-cultural environment.
  • Ability to remain pleasant and helpful under sometimes-stressful circumstances.

To perform this job successfully, an individual must meet the standard required for each essential function. The requirements listed above are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all assigned duties, responsibilities or qualifications associated with this job.
To apply please send your resume to karen.shepherd@imagineschools,org