Columbia Basin College ("CBC" or the "College") seeks a Custodian 2 position to lead Day Shift custodians on a team cleaning concept and perform a variety of custodial tasks to maintain cleanliness and care of CBC campus buildings and grounds. The Day Shift will support and coordinate with Graveyard shift, respond to customer requests during hours of high occupancy, and support servicing all surrounding CBC campus building and grounds locations. This position reports to the Assistant Director for Custodial Services.
This position is open until filled. First consideration will be given to applicants whose complete application has been received by July 26, 2021 @ 11:59 PM Pacific Time.
Lead and instruct the Day Shift custodial staff in their performance of custodial duties which includes general cleaning and housekeeping duties of buildings/facilities including refilling restroom dispensers and servicing of restrooms/showers, common areas, classrooms and offices;
Assist with set-up and tear-down of equipment needed for CBC events, meetings, classrooms and trainings including whiteboards/erasers, furnishings, folding chairs and tables; assist with office moves and other revisions to work areas (e.g., moving workstations, furniture, supplies, etc.);
Perform custodial duties on Pasco campuses, but can support servicing for all surrounding CBC buildings and ground locations; report need for repair and/or maintenance;
Instruct custodial staff on proper cleaning techniques and safety practices for various custodial duties; assign and inspect work assignments for completion; ensure departmental/facility cleanliness and safety standards are met and take necessary corrective action for deficiencies;
Perform detailed floor care projects and other cleaning projects as scheduled; strip, clean, buff and apply finish to floors, use high-speed floor buffers/polishers, vacuum and clean carpets, sweep and wash sidewalks and/or stairs as needed;
Respond to call-ins and office moves under work orders or for emergencies, particularly on Monday mornings; assist with and assign snow removal of common and other campus areas;
Clean whiteboards and erasers; dust and wipe furniture; sweep, mop, or vacuum floors; replace interior light bulbs, collect and dispose of garbage and trash and recycle containers;
Check or inspect buildings for security purposes (unlocked doors or windows) and report unauthorized occupants and/or assist in determining condition of facility and equipment and take necessary corrective action for deficiencies;
Follow written and/or verbal SDS instructions regarding the use of chemicals, supplies and equipment; comply with safety policies and procedures;
Perform cleaning and related activities in areas within a reasonable distance from buildings using hand-operated tools or small power equipment, including snow removal;
Maintain inventory (e.g., storage of furniture, supplies, etc.) and make simple reports; requisition supplies and equipment; receive and distribute all custodian supplies and equipment;
Operate and maintain assigned power equipment and hand tools including vacuum, buffers/polishers, broom, mop, squeegee, high-pressure washer, ladder for the cleaning and general maintenance of floors, walls, carpets and furniture;
Assist with Graveyard Shift unfinished assignments;
Respond to Customer requests;
Maintain custodial trucks in suitable condition; clean, fuel and request maintenance through work order as needed;
Assume additional responsibilities as assigned in supervisor's absence;
Perform the custodial duties of a Custodian 1 as assigned; and
Columbia Basin College (CBC) serves the citizens of Benton and Franklin counties in Washington state with two-year associate degrees for transfer to a four-year university, and applied degrees for workforce employment. CBC also provides one-year certificates and basic skills for those pursuing a GED or high school diploma. CBC serves approximately 7,000-8,000 students each quarter.Columbia Basin College now offers bachelor degrees in Nursing, Project Management, Applied Management, Cyber Security, Information Technology, and Dental Hygiene. These bachelor degrees are in direct response to the needs of our community. As a result of community needs, Columbia Basin College has recently opened our new state of the art Social Sciences and World Languages Center at the Pasco campus.In July 2017, CBC will open its second, four-story Health Science Center in Richland. In addition to training CBC healthcare professionals, the Wortman Medical Science Center will also be a functional medical clinic as part of Kadlec Regional Medical Center’s family medicine residency program.CBC will open a student housing facility in September. This first phase will house 125 students.Columbia Basin Co...llege continues its rich tradition of meeting our community's needs with a dynamic faculty, state-of-the-art facilities, and a diverse student body from all walks of life.