HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES COMMISSION Custodian II in ABILENE, Texas
Job/Position DescriptionCustodian IIPerforms moderately complex custodial work for assigned locations including office buildings, premises and/or resident living units. Cleans, dusts, disinfects, and sanitizes in order to maintain a safe and healthy environment. Operates floor maintenance equipment such as strippers, buffers, vacuums and extractors. Requests and restocks supplies as necessary. Assists in conducting inspections of buildings and equipment for cleanliness and needed repairs. Assists in performing minor building and equipment repairs and installations. Trains other custodians as needed. Accountable for maintaining assigned custodial equipment in good working order. Maintains outside areas around building, clears trash and debris. Performs related work as assigned including assuming the duties of other custodians as needed. Works under general supervision with moderate latitude for the use of initiative and independent judgment. Essential Job FunctionsAttends work on a regular basis and may be required to work a specific shift schedule or, at times, even a rotating schedule, extended shift and/or overtime in accordance with agency leave policy and performs other duties as assigned. Performs custodial functions timely and with high quality including sweeping, mopping, dusting and cleaning windows and light fixtures. Ensures proper sanitization and disinfection in accordance with training received. Cleans and maintains floor care, restroom care, bedroom care, nursesand#146; station and isolation areas in accordance with established procedures and safety measures. Maintains and cleans the interior and exterior of assigned buildings. Reports needed repairs. Empties trash. Replenishes supplies as needed. Trains and coaches other custodians as needed, and provides documentation of any training conducted. Inspects assigned buildings and areas for cleanliness, completed work and needed minor repairs, and performs minor maintenance. Completes documentation in an accurate and timely manner. Protects confidential information. Maintains inventory and equipment records. Helps residents maintain optimal health and provides a safe environment for self, persons served and others. Other duties as assigned include but are not limited to actively participating and/or serving in a supporting role to meet the agencyand#146;s obligations for disaster response and/or recovery or Continuity of Operations (COOP) activation. Such participation may require an alternate shift pattern assignment and/or location. Registrations, Licensure Requirements or CertificationsN/AKnowledge Skills Abilities- Knowledge of cleaning methods, standards, and sanitation regulations. - Knowledge of infection control principles and methods. - Knowledge of inventory control principles and methods. - Skill in use of custodial equipment, materials and the safe handling chemicals. - Skill in use and maintenance of building maintenance tools and equipment. - Ability to follow written and oral instructions. - Ability to train others. - Ability to supervise the work of others. - Ability to lift 50 pounds. - Ability to stand/walk on hard floors for extended period. - Ability to work harmoniously and productively with co-workers and residents. - Ability to work irregular hours. Initial Screening Criteria- Six months of experience in custodial or environmental services work in a nursing home, hospital, residential facility, hotel or other similar residential equivalent or educational i https://jobshrportal.hhsc.state.tx.us/ENG/CareerPortal/job\_profile.cfm?szOrderID=525771 Copy the URL in the preceding sentence to an Internet Explorer browser to apply to the job directly through the Texas Health and Human Services Career Portal.