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Custodian - Evening

September 14, 2021 - October 31, 2021

Graland is seeking an evening custodian to clean and maintain an assigned area of the well-kept 190,000 square feet of teachable space. The evening custodian is responsible for performing their duties with the latest cleaning standards and best practices to keep a safe space.

 

DEPARTMENT:                Buildings and Grounds

REPORTS TO:                 Custodian Supervisor

PRIMARY FUNCTION:      Performs tasks for the purpose of maintaining an attractive,                   

                                    sanitary and safe campus for students, staff and visitors.

 

Essential Responsibilities

?      Cleans assigned campus facilities (e.g., classrooms, offices, gym, restrooms, multipurpose rooms, cafeteria, etc.). Cleaning includes but is not 

         limited to:  vacuuming, dusting, sweeping, mopping, shampooing carpets, washing windows, sanitizing, emptying trash and picking up litter.

?      Use of ladders, step stools, as needed.

?      Lifts up to 30 pounds unassisted for the purpose of lifting equipment/objects necessary to complete assigned tasks.

?      Responsible for locking doors and windows and turning on and off lights at scheduled times.

?      Perform routine minor maintenance activities.

?      Inspects school facilities for the purpose of ensuring the site is suitable for safe operations and maintained in an attractive and clean condition.

?      Identify and report vandalism, equipment breakage, weather conditions, etc.

?      Work under limited supervision following standardized practices and/or methods.

?      Performs other related duties, as assigned, for the purpose of ensuring the efficient, effective functioning of the work unit.

Job Requirements: Minimum Qualifications

?      SKILLS are required to perform multiple, non-technical tasks with a need to periodically upgrade skills in order to meet changing job 

        conditions. Specific skills required to satisfactorily perform the functions of the job include: using custodial supplies.

?      KNOWLEDGE is required to perform basic math; read and follow instructions; and understand multi-step written and oral instructions. Specific

        knowledge required to satisfactorily perform the functions of the job includes: knowledge of custodial supplies; knowledge of cleaning methods

         and techniques.

?      ABILITY is required to work with a wide diversity of individuals in a variety of circumstances; and operate job-related equipment. Specific

        abilities required to satisfactorily perform the functions of the job include: being willing to work; being organized. With the ability to engage

        with students, faculty and staff.

Working Environment

?      The usual and customary methods of performing the job's functions require the following physical demands: lifting, carrying, pushing, and/or

        pulling; some climbing and balancing; stooping, kneeling, crouching, and/or crawling; and fine finger dexterity. Generally the job requires 5%

         sitting, 50% walking, and 45% standing.

Hours are 3:30pm – 12:00am

Compensation and Benefits

Compensation is competitive and commensurate with experience. Salary is between $15-$17 per hour.  Benefits include professional development, employer-paid health, vision, dental and life insurance, paid time off for school holidays and school vacations, as well as participation in a retirement plan.

 About Graland

A great school never sits still. It keeps going, growing and evolving. Graland Country Day School is an independent school in Denver that serves students in preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school. Since the school’s founding in 1924, Graland has delivered an intellectually robust, character-based educational experience derived from current research about how children learn.

 While so much in the world is changing, the school’s focus remains the same:  Graland is faithful to the enduring aspects of its mission while seeking new ways to promote character and intellectual excellence. We inspire students to pursue excellence with passion and intent - academically, creatively and in their personal growth as engaged citizens and thoughtful leaders. We are constantly looking for ways to improve our program and keep it relevant for the next generation of students. Guided by our mission, values, and strategic plan, we go to extraordinary lengths to give children the best education possible.

 Our current enrollment totals 700, and we have just over 100 faculty members, 70 percent of whom have advanced degrees. Graland’s faculty and staff enjoy a collaborative, supportive environment where each member is encouraged to be a lifelong learner. Professional development, onsite childcare, a desirable location in the heart of Denver and other benefits make Graland a dynamic, inclusive and innovative workplace.

Our Mission

Achieve intellectual excellence,

build strong character,

enrich learning through the arts and athletics,

and prepare our students to be

engaged citizens and thoughtful leaders.

 

Our Motto: Ascende Omnem Montem - Climb Every Mountain

 

How to Apply

Qualified applicants should send a cover letter, resume and salary requirements to [email protected] All applications are to be submitted electronically.