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Hamilton College Custodian in Clinton, New York

Under the general supervision of the Custodian Manager/Supervisors of Custodial Services. The Custodian is responsible for the overall cleanliness, sanitation, appearance and safety of their assigned area within the Hamilton College facilities. The custodian may also be required to assist with additional projects or maintenance of additional areas on campus as needed.

This is a Monday through Friday position with the work hours 6:00 am to 2:30 pm. The pay rate is $20.30 per hour.


All employees are expected to act in a professional manner and to share the common values of respect and decency toward one another.

  • Maintaining the cleanliness and safety of assigned area(s) by performing duties which include but are not limited to, dusting, sweeping, waxing, vacuuming, polishing, washing windows, washing walls and wood work with a variety of finishes, washing furniture, bathrooms, shampooing carpets.

  • Gathering and proper removal of trash, debris and recyclables. Emptying and cleaning refuse containers.

  • Responsible for the maintenance, safe storage and tracking of inventory cleaning supplies. Requests inventory when needed.

  • Operates machinery necessary in a safe and efficient manner including, but not limited to, vacuum cleaners, buffing machines, scrubbers, water pick-ups, upholstery cleaners, carpet shampooers, extractors, tenant floor machine.

  • Performs additional functions such as keeping building entrances and walkways free of ice, snow and other debris, changing light bulbs, moving and set up of furniture, reporting building damage, malfunctions and hazardous conditions to the Work Control Secretary, etc.

  • Performs housekeeping duties for guest rooms at the Bristol Campus Center and Roger's Estate. Supports Summer Programs with similar housekeeping services, as directed.

  • Performs sets-up and breaks down of campus catered functions and special events including but not limited to, in-house stage flats, podiums, tables, chairs, partitions, coat racks.

  • Performs other duties as assigned.