CITY OF FARMINGTON
JOB POSITION #90: Farmington Indian Center Custodian
NUMBER OF VACANCIES: 1
WORK LOCATION: Farmington Indian Center
PAY CLASS: Temporary
HIRING RANGE: $10.00 per hour
DAYS WORKED: Varied
HOURS WORKED: Varied
TYPE OF POSITION: Temporary, Part-Time
APPLICATIONS WILL BE RECEIVED UNTIL: Open Until Filled
Resumes submitted without a City of Farmington application will
not be considered in our job selection process.
Performs a variety of custodial and minor building maintenance
duties for the Farmington Indian Center.
Works under the supervision of the Farmington Indian Center
Using excellent customer service skills, establishes and
maintains effective working relationships with other employees,
officials, and all members of the general public.
Operates a motor vehicle to assist in carrying out the business
of the department and the City.
Little supervision is exercised in this position.
This position requires a person to primarily work alone and
Must be capable to work harmoniously with other co-workers when
Operates custodial equipment and other equipment as
Changes light bulbs and fluorescent tubes.
Sweeps, vacuums, mops, dusts, shampoos, steam cleans, strips,
waxes, polishes, and buffs floors, carpets, and furniture, etc.
Dumps trash cans and garbage and reline cans with liners.
Cleans and sanitizes restrooms/showers and replenishes supplies;
cleans spills; cleans drinking fountain, mirrors, tables, walls,
fixtures, blinds, light fixtures, etc.
Washes windows, walls, metal and woodwork.
Picks up litter from around buildings and grounds.
Performs minor semi-skilled interior building maintenance and
repairs such as painting, floor covering, plumbing, carpentry,
mechanical, and other unskilled and semiskilled trades work.
Inspects and maintains assigned custodial equipment and small
tools for proper operating condition.
Opens and closes, locks and unlocks facilities as needed and
sets alarms when appropriate.
Keeps records of work completed.
Maintains current skills and knowledge in the proper and safe
techniques of building maintenance.
Reports safety, sanitary, and fire hazards to supervisors.
Monitors inventory levels of custodial supplies and communicates
needs to supervisor.
Friendly disposition and the ability to respond to customer
Attendance at work is an essential function of this
Moves and sets up furniture, pictures, etc. as needed and
assigned, etc. as required.
Works other related activities within the Farmington Indian
Center or outside, as needed.
The duties listed above are intended only as illustrations of
the various types of work that may be performed. 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
This position is subject to the City's Drug and Alcohol Free
Workplace Program. This includes: pre-employment testing,
post-accident testing, reasonable suspicion testing, return-to-duty
testing, and follow-up testing.
Extensive background checks required.
High School Diploma or Equivalent GED.
Working knowledge of equipment, materials and supplies used in
building and grounds maintenance.
Working knowledge of equipment and supplies used to do minor
Valid New Mexico driver's license with acceptable driving record
for the past three years or state of current residency.
Some knowledge of first aid and applicable safety
Ability to work a varied schedule.
Ability to work independently and to complete daily activities
according to work schedule.
Skill in the operation of listed tools and equipment, and the
ability to use equipment and tools properly and safely.
Ability to communicate, understand, and follow written and
Ability to establish and maintain effective work relationships
with co-workers, supervisors and other City departments. Ability to
effectively and courteously interact with the public.
This position has the responsibility to participate in and
comply with the City's Environmental, Health, and Safety
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT USED:
Kaivac Cleaning System, Floor buffers, steam cleaners, carpet
cleaners, washers, vacuum, mops, broom, dusting equipment, motor
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is
regularly required to reach with hands and arms. The employee
frequently is required to stand; walk; and use hands to finger,
handle, feel or operate objects, tools, or controls. The employee
is occasionally required to sit; climb or balance; stoop, kneel,
crouch, or crawl; and talk or hear.
The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.
Specific vision abilities required by this job include close
vision, and the ability to adjust focus, and ability to stand for
long periods of time.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee
occasionally works near moving mechanical parts. The employee
occasionally works in high, precarious places and is occasionally
exposed to wet and/or humid conditions, fumes or airborne
particles, and toxic chemicals. The employee is occasionally
exposed to risk of electrical shock.
The noise level in the work environment is usually quiet during
indoor night shift operations.
WE ARE AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER, M/F/D/V.