Completion of a standard high school or GED. Trade school course or equivalent combination of experience and training required. Must have thorough knowledge of proper procedures for cleaning and maintaining resilient tile floors, carpeted floors, and terrazzo floors. Considerable experience as a custodian in a school preferred. Ability to read and write in English and follow written and oral instructions. Must be able to do basic math associated with chemical mixing, square footage of surfaces to be cleaned and labor related calculations. Must have an excellent attendance record and demonstrated ability to exercise good judgment. Must be computer literate.
The Newport News Public Schools prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, ethnicity, national origin, age, disability, pregnancy and childbirth, marital status or any other basis prohibited by law. (Reference: School Board Policies 2-33, 4-4, and 4-6).