SANTA CLARA COUNTY OFFICE OF EDUCATION
Personnel Commission

CLASS TITLES:

Custodian
Custodian - Restricted

DESCRIPTION OF BASIC FUNCTION AND RESPONSIBILITIES

To clean and maintain an assigned school facilities, group of buildings, office spaces and adjacent grounds, belonging to the Santa Clara County Office of Education, in a clean, orderly, and secure. Employees in the class receive direct to general supervision within a framework of standard policies and procedures. Employees in this class exercise responsibility for the general cleanliness of assigned location(s) and facilities.

ESSENTIAL TYPICAL DUTIES (Incumbents may perform any combination of the duties described below. Duties may vary from site to site. This position description is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties, knowledge or abilities of this class, but is intended to accurately reflect the principal job elements.)

EMPLOYMENT STANDARDS

Possession of:

Knowledge of:

Ability to:

TRAINING AND EXPERIENCE

Generally, any combination of training and/or experience that provides the required knowledge and abilities is considered qualifying. A typical method of demonstrating these qualifications would be:

BARGAINING UNIT: Operations Support Services (OSS) Unit

PHYSICAL DEMANDS: While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to stand; walk including walking on gravel or uneven surfaces; bend at the neck or waist, use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; and talk to hear. The employee is occasionally required to push, pull, squat, stoop, kneel, twist, crouch, or crawl. The employee must occasionally lift, carry, maneuver, and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, color vision, and ability to adjust focus.

WORK ENVIRONMENT: While performing the duties of this job, the employee works in an indoor and outdoor environment. The employee is occasionally exposed to variances in temperature, dust, chemicals, blood borne pathogens, wet and/or humid conditions; moving mechanical parts, work on ladders, fumes, or airborne particles, toxic, or caustic chemicals, and outside weather conditions. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.

Personnel Commission Approval: 08/27/84
Revised: 06/91; 5/22/03 (Added Restricted Class); 01/27/05