New Ulm Chamber of Commerce

Evening Custodian/Cleaner

Bertrang, Jeff, New Ulm Public Schools
Job Description

Position Available:        Evening Custodian/Cleaner – Full time, year-round position

Job Responsibilities and Duties:

  1. Participates in all building cleaning activities listed under cleaning schedules and procedures such as mop, sweep, or clean all floors, vacuum and shampoos carpets; dust all cabinets, desks, and building surfaces; clean all glass partitions and windows; scrub, strip, wax, and buff floors; spot clean spills/stains on floors or surfaces; remove vandalism marks from building or equipment; clean, sanitize, and polish all washroom fixtures; fill all dispensers, gather and dispose of refuse.
  2. May conduct ground maintenance including landscaping, snow removal, painting, raking, or other similar tasks.
  3. Consults with Lead Custodian regarding unusual maintenance problems and makes recommendations concerning the purchase of supplies, material, and equipment.
  4. Checks to ensure that buildings are heated, cleaned, locked, and unlocked in readiness for all activities, sporting events, concerts, meetings, or special events. Keeps simple activity records.
  5. Perform other comparable duties of a like or similar nature as assigned.

 Position Requirements:    

* Ability to work independently and as part of a team
* Ability to follow directions with attention to detail
* Ability to climb 20-30 feet
* Able to lift 50-60 pounds
* Endurance to walk/stand for majority of shift

High School Diploma or GED

Hours will be 3:00 P.M. to 11:30 P.M.

Dependent upon experience; Custodial Union Classification B21

Start Date:            

Application Deadline:        
Internal applications accepted until position is filled

Application procedure:           

To apply as an INTERNAL applicant:
    1.   Go to the school website at
    2.   Click on the down arrow near the District box at top of the page
    3.   Under General Info, on the right-hand side, click on the Employment hand side
    4.   Under “Internal Applicants”, click on Submit an internal app./transfer form
    5.   Complete the page with your information, click next and submit.

To apply as an EXTERNAL applicant:
    1.   Go to the school website at
    2.   Click on the District box at top of the page
    3.   Click on the Employment tab on the right-hand side
    4.   Complete the page with your information, click next and submit

Questions:    Please contact Pat Lang, Director of Grounds and Facilities at 507-233-6185.

The school district shall require that applicants for school district positions, who receive an offer of employment, submit to a criminal history background check at an expense to the applicant.  All final offers of employment are contingent upon background check results.

The employer reserves the right to make assignments of employees to particular buildings.  New Ulm ISD is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status.

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