Job Description for Custodian - Human Services

Position Announcement
Position Information
Job Title:
Custodian - Human Services
Wage and Salary:
$16.96 per hour
Application review will begin:
March 6, 2023
Application Deadline:
Open Until Filled
Job Description:

The Human Services Department is currently hiring a Custodian to perform custodial tasks to maintain a safe and clean working environment throughout facilities of Jefferson County.

As an organized and efficient individual, you will be successful in this role by completing the below key tasks and responsibilities, with a high attention detail:

  • Cleans offices including dusting furniture; sweeping, mopping, vacuuming, and shampooing floors and carpets; emptying wastebaskets and trash containers.
  • Cleans and sanitizes restrooms using established practices and procedure.
  • Follows instructions regarding the use of chemicals and supplies. 
  • Ensures assigned buildings are secured when facilities are not in use..
  • Assists with the setup of facilities for meetings. Moves furniture, equipment, and supplies.
  • Removes snow from sidewalks.
  • Cleans, vacuums, and sanitizes fleet cars. Removes snow from cars in winter.
  • Strips, cleans, buffs, and applies sealer and finish to hard surface floors.
  • Performs all other duties as assigned or as may develop

Starting wage: $16.96/hour; 40 hours/week.  

Benefits: Eligible for our excellent benefit package with details at the below link


Qualifications Needed

  • Three to Six months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience. 

Qualifications Preferred:

  • Twelve months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience. 

Applications will be accepted as long as position is posted, however, initial screening of applicants will be:

March 6, 2023

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