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Job Opening Information Head Custodian

Job Number
CSEA Head Custodian 10-5-2021
Application Deadline
Position Start Date

Position Title
Head Custodian
Required Application Type
School Related Personnel
Salary/Pay Scale
Job Description

This position is a Competitive Civil Service Position and requires the applicant to be:

  1. Reachable on an existing Dutchess County Human Resources Certification of Eligible List; or,
  2. Currently working in, or previously held an Occupational Therapist civil service title; or,
  3. Other candidates who have equivalent education and licensing are encouraged to apply and will be considered as allowed per Civil Service regulations.


Arlington Central School District is currently recruiting for a Head Custodian for its Arlington High School.  This is a full-time 12-month position with full benefits.  This position is a working supervisory position.  The selected candidate would lead and participate in the cleaning and maintenace of the building and related materials. 

Typical Work Activities:

  • Make regular inspection of buildings and grounds to maintain proper cleaning, maintenance procedures and make recommendations for improvements or equipment;
  • Train new employees and schedule and assign cleaning and maintenance work of subordinate personnel;
  • Keep records and make reports of supplies used and activities carried on; may assist with ordering of custodial supplies;
  • Lead and participate in building cleaning and maintenance activities, such as dusting, moving furniture, sweeping, strip/waxing floors etc.;
  • Related work as required.

For the full civil service job description click on:  Head Custodian

Civil Service Title
Head Custodian
Job Qualifications

Minimum Requirements

  • Two years of full-tim paid work experience primarily involving institutional or commercial building cleaning and which included minor maintenance experience and one year involving supervisory responsibility.
Application Procedure

Application Procedure

  • Complete online application and then apply for the position
  • Upload resume, cover letter and references
Job Category
Job Location
Arlington High School

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