Full-Time Cleaner (Anticipated)

Hours:  6:30 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Location: Watervliet High School
Start Date: January 27, 2019
Salary: $15.00 per hour (40 hours per week) plus health benefits

Work involves cleaning and maintenance of a school building. Examples of work (illustrative only):

  • Sweeps, mops and waxes floors, washes walls, windows, boards and lockers, dusts and performs other cleaning duties;
  • Cleans and mops lavatories and locker rooms;
  • Replaces light bulbs, towels, soap and other supplies;
  • Unloads delivery trucks, empties waste baskets and disposes of rubbish;
  • Polishes and refinishes furniture, turns off lights and locks doors;
  • Moves classroom furniture, including desks, filing cabinets, etc.,
  • Performs a variety of errands and related custodial tasks;
  • Shovels and salts during inclement weather;
  • Weed whacking, mowing, shoveling, raking and other property maintenance;
  • Stripping and waxing floors, shampooing rugs/carpets, unloading delivery trucks;
  • Answering all calls and additional tasks that arise in addition to completing daily routine.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Good knowledge of building cleaning practices, supplies and equipment, and the ability to use them economically and efficiently; ability to understand and follow simple oral and written directives; thoroughness; dependability; good moral character; good physical condition.
  • A valid NYS Drivers’ License preferred.
  • Must have obtained or are currently pursuing a high school diploma or equivalent.
  • Must be a resident of the City of Watervliet.
  • Appointment is subject to fingerprint clearance.

Interested candidates should apply to:
Mr. Keith Heid, Business Manager
Watervliet City School District
1245 Hillside Drive
Watervliet, New York 12189

Date Posted: December 17, 2019
Closing Date: Until Filled