Supervisor, Custodial Services
Time (Percent Time):
Current Work Schedule (days, hours):
Monday - Thursday, 10:00pm - 6:00am, Friday, 6:00pm - 2:00am
Steps 1 - 6, $77,832 - $90,828 annually
Initial Screening Date:
Open Until Filled:
Complete application packets will be accepted until the position is filled; however, those submitted by 11:59 p.m. (PST) on February 2, 2021 (Initial Screening Date) are assured consideration.
Applicants must submit all of the following materials online at http://hrjobs.mtsac.edu
to be considered for this position:
1. A Mt. San Antonio College online application.
2. A cover letter describing how the applicant meets the required education and experience.
3. A detailed resume that summarizes educational preparation and professional experience for the position.
4. College and/or university transcripts showing the awarded/conferred degree are required and must be submitted with the online application by all applicants, including current or former employees of the college, to demonstrate that the required educational qualifications are met. Unofficial transcripts are acceptable at the time of application; however, copies of diplomas are not accepted in lieu of transcripts.
Health & Welfare:
The College contributes an annual premium up to the family coverage amount for Kaiser Permanente $15 office visit medical, DeltaCare HMO dental, VSP vision and life insurance plans. Lifetime retirement benefits provided for eligible retirees.
The District participates in the Public Employees Retirement System (PERS), State Teachers Retirement System (STRS) retirement programs, and National Benefit Services.
*Note Salary and Health & Welfare Benefits are subject to change
Under general direction, plans, schedules, assigns, and reviews the work of staff responsible for performing the full range of custodial duties related to the care, routine maintenance, and cleaning of assigned buildings and facilities; coordinates, monitors, and provides technical input for assigned custodial projects and programs; provides technical assistance to the Manager, Custodial Services; performs a variety of technical tasks relative to custodial projects and programs.
Receives general direction from the Manager, Custodial Services. Exercises direct and general supervision over custodial staff.
This is the full supervisory-level class in the custodial class series. Incumbents are responsible for planning, organizing, supervising, reviewing, and evaluating the work of custodial staff either directly or through lead workers. Incumbents are expected to be fully proficient in the performance of the full range of custodial duties. Performance of the work requires the use of considerable independent judgment, initiative, and discretion within established guidelines. This class is distinguished from the Manager, Custodial Services in that the latter has management responsibility for all custodial functions and activities of the District.
Essential Duties/Major Responsibilities:
1. Plans, organizes, assigns, supervises, and reviews the work of assigned staff in the custodial activities in all District buildings and facilities.
2. Participates in the development and implementation of goals, objectives, policies, and priorities for assigned services and programs; identifies resource needs; recommends and implements policies and procedures, including standard operating procedures for assigned facilities.
3. Evaluates employee performance, counsels employees, and effectively recommends initial disciplinary action; assists in selection and promotion.
4. Trains staff in work and safety procedures and in the operation and use of equipment and supplies; implements procedures and standards.
5. Makes regular or special inspections of District buildings and related facilities, including custodial tools, equipment, and related items for cleanliness, safety, appearance, operating effectiveness, and needed repair or replacement.
6. Checks inventory; prepares, maintains, and reviews various records and reports related to facilities and custodial operations, including service and supply requests and timesheets as required.
7. Coordinates the thorough cleaning and restoration of District facilities during campus recess periods.
8. Effectively schedules overtime to ensure proper coverage and custodial service for special events.
9. Interfaces with the public; answers questions and provides standard information to the public if working in a public facility.
10. Provides the leadership to maintain the efficiency and continuity of the maintenance function in the absence of the Manager, Custodial Services.
11. Responds to emergency situations as necessary.
12. Learns and applies emerging technologies and, as necessary, to perform duties in an efficient, organized, and timely manner.
13. Provides a working and learning environment that is free from prohibited discrimination, harassment and retaliation (DHR), and provided by applicable law and District policies. Attends District mandated DHR training and participates in DHR investigations as directed. Prevents discrimination and harassment and retaliation against individuals who bring these complaints forward through recognizing and reporting possible incidents to the Director of Equal Employment Opportunity Programs in Human Resources.
Performs other related duties as assigned.
1. Principles and practices of employee supervision, including work planning, assignment, review and evaluation, discipline, and the training of staff in work procedures.
2. Principles, practices, equipment, tools, and materials of custodial work and basic and preventative building maintenance.
3. Applicable Federal, State, and local laws, regulatory codes, ordinances, and procedures relevant to assigned area of responsibility.
4. District purchasing and supply ordering policies and procedures.
5. Basic principles and practices of budget development, administration, and accountability.
6. Safety principles, practices, and procedures pertaining to the work.
7. The operation and maintenance of a variety of hand and power tools, and equipment used in custodial work.
8. Proper cleaning methods and the safe usage of cleaning materials, disinfectants, custodial tools, and equipment.
9. Safe work practices, including safe driving rules and practices.
10. Modern office practices and technology, including personal computer hardware and software applications related to the work.
11. English usage, spelling, vocabulary, grammar, and punctuation.
12. Techniques for providing a high level of customer service by effectively dealing with the public, vendors, students, and District staff, including individuals of various ages, disabilities, socio-economic and ethnic groups.
Skills and Abilities:
1. Assist in developing and implementing goals, objectives, practices, policies, procedures, and work standards.
2. Supervise, train, plan, organize, schedule, assign, review, and evaluate the work of staff.
3. Organize, implement, and direct custodial services and operations activities.
4. Interpret, apply, explain, and ensure compliance with applicable Federal, State, and local policies, procedures, laws, and regulations.
5. Understand, interpret, and successfully communicate both orally and in writing, pertinent department policies and procedures.
6. Identify problems, research and analyze relevant information, and develop and present recommendations and justification for solution.
7. Perform the most complex custodial services duties and operate related equipment safely and effectively.
8. Develop cost estimates for supplies and equipment.
9. Research, analyze, and evaluate new service delivery methods, procedures, and techniques.
10. Prepare clear and concise reports, correspondence, procedures, and other written materials.
11. Establish and maintain a variety of manual and computerized files, record-keeping, and project management systems.
12. Make sound, independent decisions within established policy and procedural guidelines.
13. Organize and prioritize a variety of projects and multiple tasks in an effective and timely manner; organize own work, set priorities, and meet critical time deadlines.
14. Operate modern office equipment including computer equipment and software programs.
15. Use English effectively to communicate in person, over the telephone, and in writing.
16. Understand scope of authority in making independent decisions.
17. Review situations accurately and determine appropriate course of action using judgment according to established policies and procedures.
18. Establish, maintain, and foster positive and effective working relationships with those contacted in the course of work.
Minimum Qualifications/Education & Experience:
Any combination of training and experience which would provide the required knowledge, skills, and abilities is qualifying. A typical way to obtain the required qualifications would be:
Equivalent to the completion of the twelfth (12th) grade and five (5) full-time equivalent years of increasingly responsible custodial or janitorial experience, including two (2) full-time equivalent years of lead or supervisory experience.
License(s) & Other Requirements:
Employees work in buildings and facilities and are occasionally exposed to loud noise levels, controlled temperatures, confining workspace, chemicals, and hazardous physical substances and fumes. Employees may interact with staff and/or public and private representatives, and contractors in interpreting and enforcing departmental policies and procedures.
Must possess mobility to work in various District buildings and facilities; strength, stamina, and mobility to perform medium physical work and to operate varied hand and power tools and related equipment; vision to read printed materials and a computer screen; and hearing and speech to communicate in person and over the telephone or radio. Finger dexterity is needed to access, enter, and retrieve data using a computer keyboard or calculator and to operate above-mentioned tools and equipment. Positions in this classification bend, stoop, kneel, reach, and climb to perform work and inspect work sites. Employees must possess the ability to lift, carry, push, and pull materials and objects up to 50 pounds.
Conditions of Employment:
Official offers of employment are made by Mt. San Antonio College Human Resources and are made contingent upon Board approval. It is also required that a final offer of employment will only be made after the candidate has successfully been live-scanned and clearance for employment is authorized by Human Resources.
Notice to all prospective employees The person holding this position is considered a mandated reporter under the California Child Abuse and Neglect Reporting Act and is required to comply with the requirements set forth in Administrative Procedure 3518, titled Child Abuse Reporting, as a condition of employment.
As required by the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act, the Mt. San Antonio Community College Annual Security Report is available here: http://www.mtsac.edu/safety/pdf/2014ASRFinal.pdf
The person holding this position is considered a Responsible Employee under Title IX of the Educational Amendments Act of 1972 and is required to report to the Colleges Title IX Coordinator all relevant details reported to him or her about an incident of alleged sexual misconduct including sexual harassment, sexual assault, dating and domestic violence and stalking.
Typing Certificate Requirements:
Please note: A confirmation number will be assigned when your application packet indicates the supplemental questions have been answered and a document has been attached to each required link. Assistance with the online application process is available through the Office of Human Resources at 1100 N. Grand Avenue, Walnut, CA 91789-1399. Human Resources: (909) 274-4225
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include photographs or any personal information (e.g. D.O.B, place of birth, etc.) on your application or supporting documents.
TRAVEL POLICY: Costs associated with travel in excess of 150 miles one way from residence for the purpose of an interview will be fully reimbursed by the College. Relocation costs will be borne by the successful candidate. Travel reimbursement claims must be submitted no later than 30 days following the interview date.
THE MT. SAN ANTONIO COLLEGE DISTRICT WILL NOT SPONSOR ANY VISA APPLICATIONS.
Transcripts issued outside the United States require a course-by-course analysis with an equivalency statement from a certified transcript evaluation service verifying the degree equivalency to that of an accredited institution within the USA. This report must be attached with the application and submitted by the filing deadline.
Human Resources at 1100 N. Grand Avenue, Walnut, CA 91789-1399. Human Resources: (909) 274-4225. E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
A committee will evaluate applications, taking into account breadth and depth of relevant education, training, experience, skills, knowledge, and abilities. The screening committee reserves the right to limit the number of interviews granted. Meeting the minimum qualifications for a position does not assure the applicant of an interview.
Interviews may include a writing sample, committee presentation, and/or performance test. The committee will recommend finalists to the President/CEO and/or his designee for a second interview. The number of vacancies is dependent on student enrollment, College resources, needs, and Board of Trustees approval. The start date will follow Board approval and receipt of live scan clearance.
Special Instructions to Applicants:
To be guaranteed consideration, it is the applicants responsibility to ensure that all required materials are received before the initial screening date and time indicated on the job posting. Incomplete application packets will not be considered. All application materials will become College property, will not be returned, and will not be copied. Please visit our employment website at http://hrjobs.mtsac.edu to complete and submit your application for this position.
It is the sole responsibility of the applicant to assure that all required and any optional documents are attached by no later than 11:59 PM PST of the initial screening date shown on the job posting.
Letters of Recommendation
All letters of recommendation must be uploaded to the application.
The College is an equal opportunity employer. The policy of the College is to encourage applications from ethnic and racial minorities, women, persons with disabilities, and Vietnam-era veterans. No person shall be denied employment because of race, religious creed, color, national origin, ancestry, physical disability, mental disability, medical condition, marital status, sex (gender), age, sexual orientation, or the perception that a person has one or more of these characteristics.
Conflict of Interest:
Mt. San Antonio College employees and the Board of Trustees members shall not engage in any employment or activity that is inconsistent with, incompatible with, or in conflict with Mt. San Antonio Colleges Administrative Procedures (AP 2710 Conflict of Interest, AP 2712 Conflict of Interest Codes).
Cancel RTF Policy:
We reserve the right to reopen, re-advertise, delay, or cancel filling this position.
To apply, visit https://hrjobs.mtsac.edu/postings/7904