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Janitor Job Description

Janitor Job Description

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Janitor Job Description:

We have a vacancy in our team for a janitor to work across a number of buildings. You will perform a variety of maintenance and cleaning tasks to keep the buildings looking perfect. To work well in this role you should have basic maintenance knowledge around building repairs and some experience cleaning.

Janitor Job Responsibilities:

  • Clean the interior of buildings including floors, carpet, rugs, windows and walls
  • Disinfect commonly used items like desks, door handles, office tools and phones
  • Maintain cleaning inventory, placing orders for new products when needed
  • Maintain outdoor grounds, cut grass and trim bushes
  • Remove debris and snow from sidewalks
  • Replace air filters and maintain HVAC systems
  • Empty trash and recycling bins

Janitor Job Requirements:

  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED) required
  • Ability to observe safety and security procedures and to comply with policies
  • Ability to read and interpret written information; ability to write clear statements; ability to communicate orally
  • Must be able to do physical work and operate power equipment normally found in janitorial operations
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to follow schedules and keep commitments
  • Ability to follow directions from a supervisor
  • Ability to demonstrate professionalism
  • Must be able to manage time efficiently and to work individually as well as within a team