ON CALL CUSTODIAN
Hours per week:
Up to 40 hours per week
As soon as possible
Driven by our desire to help students thrive in their academic and personal lives, the Saanich School District provides quality educational programs and a safe and nurturing learning environment for the over 7,000 culturally diverse students within its 18 schools. Serving the Saanich Peninsula located just north of Victoria, BC, the district has one of the highest graduation rates in the province and a student body that consistently scores well on annual assessment tests, thanks in large part to the dedication and efforts of our 900 teaching and support staff.
Under direct supervision of the Custodial Supervisor/Head Custodian, performs cleaning and minor maintenance tasks to ensure that district facilities are maintained with regard to safety, sanitation, security and appearance.
Cleans by dusting, mopping, washing, vacuuming, polishing, brushing, disinfecting or scrubbing all surfaces of furniture, furnishings, floors, walls and other surfaces and restocks washroom supplies
Cleans glass surfaces not requiring the use of scaffolds or safety devices
Cleans and maintains wax and polish finishes on floors, furniture and fixture surface coatings
Requests and stores cleaning supplies and materials and provides routine maintenance on cleaning tools and equipment
Clears and cleans waste containers and disposes office refuse and recyclables (paper, cardboard) in outside bins
Moves furniture and equipment as requested by the Administrator and approved by the Custodial Supervisor
Reports furniture, fixtures and other facilities in need of repair and performs minor maintenance including the replacement of lamps and tubes
Locks, secures and activates building security system
Facilitates community use groups
Assists temporary employees when directed by the Head Custodian
Performs minor maintenance (carpet cleaner, buffers, scrubbers)
Responds to heat, fire and alarm systems according to procedures
- Performs other assigned duties that are within the area of knowledge and skills required by
the job description.
Valid BC Class 5 Driver’s license (for multi-location positions)
Relevant skills (e.g. custodial and housekeeping services)
Six months related experience
Working knowledge of WHMIS legislation and WCB regulations
- Or an equivalent combination of training and experience.