Custodial Position - University Academy Charter School
Position: Custodial Position
Subject Area: (none)
Job Title: Custodian
Job Location: University Academy Charter School
Beginning: Jan 02, 2022
Deadline: Open until filled **
District: University Academy Charter School
Kansas City, MO 64131
Telephone: 816-412-5900
Job Description:
NOTE: All interested applicants are required to visit UA's website at to complete an online application for employment to be considered for the position.

PURPOSE OF JOB: A custodian performs routine manual work utilizing cleaning materials, equipment, methods and procedures in maintaining a clean, neat and orderly building.  

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following (other duties may be assigned):
  • Day cleaning of cafeteria, restrooms, corridors, stairs, entrances, Mayerberg, and Theater.
  • Day cleanup and sanitizing of bodily fluid accidents including vomits, urine, blood, etc.
  • Mid-day cleaning of kindergarten and first grade classroom furniture and adjacent restrooms.  
  • Evening shift cleaning of the entire building i.e. entrances, hallways, stairs, classrooms, computer labs, music rooms, art labs, offices, conference rooms, library, small gym, large gym, theater, and cafeteria.  This includes cleaning and sanitizing all student desks and chairs, cleaning whiteboards, window glass, door handles, and kick plates.
  • Evening shift cleaning and sanitizing all restrooms, varsity locker rooms, and all P.E. locker rooms. 
  • Supports special evening and Saturday events for all academic programs including athletic events, Family Fun Nights, Science Fairs, Build-A-Book, kindergarten roundups, meet the teacher nights, open houses, and the Gala.
  • Special cleaning of large gym including bleachers following basketball and volleyball games.
  • Special cleaning of adjacent restrooms during and after basketball and volleyball games.
  • Assist the floor maintenance specialist with stripping and refinishing vinyl tile floors as needed.
  • Carpet spot removal nightly.
A person working in this classification will need to be able to lift, carry, and set down objects of moderate weight (25-50 lbs.) on a daily basis and will also need to grasp broom and mop handles; work around dust and cleaning chemicals; and climb stairs, stoop, bend, and reach.  Experience in commercial cleaning is beneficial with working knowledge of hand tools, vacuums, and burnishers.  

REPORTS TO: Supervisor of Custodial Services

WORK SCHEDULE: Monday – Friday, 10:30 am – 7:00 pm

RATE OF PAY: $32,000 - $36,000 DOE

Benefits: Competitive benefits package including a student loan assistance program for all full-time eligible employees.

** District reserves the right to close any Job Posting when a suitable applicant has been found before the deadline date.