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Senior Head Custodian (#SRHCUSAFSD) AFSD
$10.10-$16.03 Hourly / $1,750.67-$2,778.53 Monthly / $21,008.00-$33,342.40 Yearly

Senior Head Custodian (#SRHCUSGEND) GEND
$10.06-$15.96 Hourly / $1,743.73-$2,766.40 Monthly / $20,924.80-$33,196.80 Yearly


Performs supervision of staff, inspections, and custodial duties at County facilities and grounds.


Completion of sixth grade; and
Two years of experience in custodial duties.

Or any equivalent combination of education, training and experience that would reasonably be expected to provide the job-related competencies noted below.


  • Customer Commitment - Proactively seeks to understand the needs of our customers and provide the highest standards of service.
  • Dedication to Professionalism and Integrity - Demonstrates and promotes fair, honest, professional and ethical behaviors that establishes trust throughout the organization and with the public we serve.
  • Organizational Excellence - Takes ownership for excellence through one's personal effectiveness and dedication to the continuous improvement of our operations.
  • Success through Teamwork - Collaborates and builds partnerships through trust and the open exchange of diverse ideas and perspectives to achieve organizational goals.


  • Knowledge of supervisory techniques and practices.
  • Knowledge of cleaning supplies, products, and equipment.
  • Knowledge of safety procedures in use of cleaning supplies, products, and equipment.
  • Skill in the application of supervisory techniques.
  • Ability to supervise, plan, organize, and train assigned staff, evaluate performance and initiates corrective action, as needed.
  • Ability to effectively work with others.
  • Ability to prepare and maintain records, logs, lists, and reports.
  • Ability to effectively communicate verbally and in-writing.
  • Ability to lift, carry, and move supplies, equipment, and furniture.


NOTE: The following duties are illustrative and not exhaustive. The omission of specific statements of duties does not exclude them from the position if the work is similar, related, or a logical assignment to the position. Depending on assigned area of responsibility, incumbents in the position may perform some or all of the activities described below.

  • Supervises and inspects the work of custodians in the cleaning of facilities and grounds.
  • Inspects facilities and grounds for custodial related needs, such as cleaning, repairs, maintenance, and supplies.
  • Dusts, polishes, moves, and arranges furniture.
  • Sweeps, mops, waxes, and polishes floors.
  • Cleans and washes windows and mirrors.
  • Cleans restrooms, and replaces supplies.
  • Empties garbage cans and wastebaskets at facilities and grounds.
  • Orders and issues supplies and equipment.
  • Performs minor repairs and maintenance of cleaning equipment.
  • Reports requirement for major repairs, adjustments, or replacements.
  • Inventories, orders, and replenishes paper products, cleaning supplies and related equipment.
  • Delivers supplies, related equipment, and runs errands, as needed.
  • Replaces light bulbs and air conditioner filters.
  • Opens and secures facilities, common areas, and grounds, as directed.
  • May mow grass, trim hedges, sweep and clean sidewalks.
  • Performs other related duties as required.

CLASS: SRHCUSAFSD; EST: 2/12/1998; REV: 1/6/2003;
CLASS: SRHCUSGEND; EST: 2/12/1998; REV: 5/16/2012;