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This position is a full time, benefits eligible position that will be 40 hours per week. Hours of work will be Mon-Fri 3:30 pm-Midnight.


Under basic supervision, performs a variety of custodial tasks to maintain a high standard of safety and sanitation throughout County facilities, grounds, and buildings. Duties may vary according to job assignment.


Essential functions, as defined under the Americans with Disabilities Act, may include any of the following representative duties, knowledge, and skills. This is not a comprehensive listing of all functions and duties performed by incumbents of this class; employees may be assigned duties which are not listed below; reasonable accommodations will be made as required. The job description does not constitute an employment agreement and is subject to change at any time by the employer. Essential duties and responsibilities may include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Sweeps, mops, waxes, and polishes hard surface floors.
  • Vacuums and shampoos carpeted floors.
  • Cleans restrooms; maintains restroom supplies.
  • Washes and spot-cleans windows.
  • Assists with setting up and breaking down meetings; responsible for securing buildings.
  • Cleans and maintains equipment; organizes custodial supply room.
  • Picks up trash and debris from buildings and grounds; empties trash receptacles and recycle bins.
  • Responds to maintenance requests and work orders.
  • Supports the relationship between Pitkin County government and the general public by demonstrating courteous and cooperative behavior when interacting with citizens, visitors, and County staff; maintains confidentiality of work-related issues and County information; performs other duties as required or assigned.
  • Maintains regular and reliable attendance.
Position Requirements

Education and Experience:

High school diploma or GED equivalent; AND some previous maintenance or custodial experience preferred; OR an equivalent combination of education, training, and experience.

Required Licenses or Certifications:

  • Must possess a valid Colorado Driver’s License and acceptable Motor Vehicle Record.


Knowledge of:

  • Custodial practices, procedures, and techniques.
  • Appropriate chemical solutions and their proper use.
  • Proper use of safety equipment.

Knowledge of (Job Class Standard):

  • Safety policies, procedures, and practices for basic construction industry standards.
  • Inventory management methods and practices.
  • Personal protective equipment and proper use.
  • Equipment troubleshooting methods.
  • General maintenance practice and procedures.

Skill in:

  • Must speak, write and understand basic English.
  • Able to use both desktop and mobile devices to interact daily with company payroll software and departmental software (e.g. Cartegraph).
  • Google suite of products.

Skill in (Job Class Standard):

  • Organizing and prioritizing work to meet deadlines and accomplish tasks.
  • Handling multiple tasks simultaneously, under pressure, and in emergency and stressful situations.
  • Microsoft Office Products.
  • Communicating effectively both verbally and in writing.
  • Establishing and maintaining effective working relationships.
  • Operating tools and equipment safely.


  • Work is performed throughout assigned County buildings, grounds, and facilities. Requires moderate physical exertion and exposure to inclement weather conditions and potentially dangerous tools and cleaning products.


$16.44 to $19.32 per hour dependent on qualifications.

Full-Time/Part-Time Full-Time  
Position Custodian  
Close Date 10/28/2019  
Exempt/Non-Exempt Non-Exempt  
Location Facilities Offices  
About the Organization Pitkin County government provides valued and high quality public services supporting the health, safety and well-being of people and the natural environment. Pitkin County is a tobacco-free workplace.

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EOE Statement We are an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.  
EEO-4 Job Category None Specified 

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