Job Description for Custodian

Position Announcement
Position Information
Job Title:
Wage and Salary:
Application review will begin:
August 27, 2021
Application Deadline:
Open Until Filled
Job Description:

Jefferson County Central Services department works diligently to maintain our county facilities and properties to ensure the safety of all public and staff on and within the premises. This includes properly cleaning and sanitizing all areas of the building and taking even more precautions as departments work to safely re-open during the pandemic.

Jefferson County is looking to hire a Custodian to assist with the cleaning and sanitizing tasks of all offices, hallways, courtrooms, and common areas of the Courthouse.  

With an excellent attention to detail, you will be successful in this role by completing the key tasks and responsibilities below:

  • Services, cleans, sanitizes, and restocks restrooms, kitchens, breakrooms, courtrooms, and offices
  • Organizes and prepares supplies; alerts supervisor when supplies are required.
  • Sweeps, mops, scrubs, strips and buffs, and vacuums floors
  • Washes walls and windows, dusts woodwork, desks, and equipment.
  • Follows procedures for the use of chemical cleaners and power equipment to prevent damage to floors and fixtures or to self
  • Monitors building premises for safety, and to ensure occupant or visitor safety.
  • Other tasks explained on the posted job description

Starting wage: $16.45/hour
Hours: 40 hours/week; 3pm to 11pm, Monday through Friday; NO WEEKENDS OR HOLIDAYS REQUIRED

Benefits: Eligible for our excellent benefit package:


Qualifications Needed:

  • High school diploma or equivalent required
  • Three months related experience and/or training
  • At least 18 years of age
  • Valid driver’s license
  • Required to complete background check

Qualifications Preferred:

  • Six months experience

Applications will be accepted until this position is filled; however, initial screening of applicants will begin August 27th, 2021.

Application and position details are available at or Jefferson County Human Resources: 311 S. Center Ave. Room 111, Jefferson, WI  53549.

Jefferson County is an Equal Opportunity Employer