This is an hourly position responsible under general supervision, performs a variety of custodial and facilities maintenance duties to maintain the cleanliness and orderliness of assigned rooms, buildings, in City Buildings. Responsible for mechanical equipment, cleaning, floor care, landscaping, mowing and snow removal. Incumbent must be able to obtain and maintain police security clearance. Position requires confidentiality and privacy of records and defendants. Drug and Alcohol-Free Workplace.


  • Type: Permanent/Full Time
  • Salary/Pay Rate: $ 15.79 per hour
  • Hours: 40 hours per week
  • Posted Date: June 9, 2020
  • Closing Date: June 30, 2020 or until filled
  • Hours: 6:00am – 3:00pm


The City of Berkeley is accepting applications for the position Custodian for City Buildings. Applicant will work under the director to the Facilities Manager.


The incumbent must be able to perform the following duties without assistance:


Pick up litter each day around the perimeter of the building and grounds; sweep, scrub, wax; floors; vacuum and clean rugs and carpets; clean restrooms; empty and clean waste receptacles, clean prisoner cells, toilets and showers, wash and dust windows, walls, and blinds. Perform minor maintenance and repairs on equipment or buildings such as replacing light bulbs, fixing doors, and painting. Check buildings for security; inspect buildings for safety, fire, and sanitary hazards. Operate a variety of electrical cleaning equipment; maintain and order custodial equipment and supplies. Perform various tasks in moving or rearranging furniture, desks and other equipment; set up room for meetings. Answer general questions from the City staff on custodial issues. Perform related duties as required.


The successful applicant must have a high school diploma or equivalent. An Associate Degree in Building Maintenance Technology is preferred.


Application for employment can be obtained at the Information Desk at the City Hall. Applications will be received until position is filled.  The City of Berkeley is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. Position opened until filled. Must be able to pass background check, including criminal history.


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Applications should be presented to:


Dr. Terrance Gibson

City Hall

8425 Airport Rd.

Berkeley MO 63134

No Phone Calls will be accepted on this opening.


The City of Berkeley is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Drug and Alcohol-Free Workplace