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Custodian I

El Paso, TX, USA Req #12114
Friday, October 16, 2020
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Custodian I

Gannett Publishing Services

El Paso, TX

Under the direction of the Building Maintenance Manager, the Custodian ensures that the facility is clean and safe.Assignments are completed thoroughly and in a timely manner.Daily and weekly tasks include general cleaning of the building and keeping the grounds free of excess debris.Applicant must be self-motivated, well-organized, and able to realize what needs to be done without being closely monitored by a manager.


General Tasks:

  • Work with established cleaning procedures to maintain a clean working environment in the production facility.

  • Clean all building areas, including restrooms, break rooms, cafeteria, lobby, offices, and other common areas.

  • Floor care: Sweeping, mopping, and vacuuming.

  • Inspect and operate all equipment needed to clean the building.

  • Notify manager if supply inventory requires replenishment.


  • Comply with all standing safety policies and procedures.

  • Maintain and promote top-of-mind safety awareness and practice safety at all times. Always work in a safe manner, and consistently utilize required safety equipment including PPE.

  • Complete required annual OSHA and other safety training programs on-schedule and as assigned.

  • Ensure all machine safety-guards are installed, functioning properly, and in use.

  • Maintain a safe work environment by adequate organization and housekeeping of work areas.

  • Identify safety hazards and help get them resolved. Report all operational concerns and/or potential safety hazards to the Building Maintenance Manager.

  • Immediately report all injuries and/or near misses to the Building Maintenance Manager


  • Provide timely reporting and feedback to management.

  • Must be able to communicate and cooperate with all production departments/staff and co-workers to accomplish tasks.


High school diploma or GED equivalent preferred.


Previous cleaning experience in an industrial environment preferred.

Technical Skills:

Practical use of equipment needed to clean the building.

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Other details

  • Job Family Facilities
  • Job Function General Administration
  • Pay Type Hourly
  • El Paso, TX, USA