Custodial Position - Mehlville R-IX School District
Position: Custodial Position
Subject Area: (none)
Job Title: Head Custodian
Job Location: Trautwein Elementary
Beginning: Immediately
Deadline: Open until filled **
District: Mehlville R-IX School District
St Louis, MO 63125
Telephone: 314-467-5100
Job Description:
Head Custodian
Trautwein Elementary
12 Month Position

POSITION SUMMARY:  Responsible for directing the work of custodians and assists in custodial and general maintenance work. Maintains an adequate number of supplies and inspects building to ensure it has been properly cleaned. Responsible for creating a clean and safe environment for employees, students and visitors.

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Requires completion of Asbestos Awareness Program
  • 2-5 years of job-related prior experience preferred

• Delegates responsibilities, directs work and evaluates custodians
• Coordinates building permits and performs total building inspections
• Orders, stocks and checks supplies; accepts supply deliveries
• Oversees and participates in summer cleaning tasks
• Generates work orders for the maintenance department
• Secures the building, parking lots, doors and windows
• Coordinates and participates in the setting up and breakdown of special events
• Performs general maintenance and minor repair functions as needed
• Removes snow and ice from sidewalks during the winter months
• Performs general grounds keeping functions and monitoring the
  grounds for trash
• Assists staff, parents and students with special requests; responds to non-routine
  situations regarding clean up, supplies, etc.
• Monitors and submits time sheets for building custodial staff
• Performs daily cleaning tasks and other duties as assigned
  • Must be able to work overtime for emergencies (i.e. snow/ice removal, fire alarms, etc.)
  • Other duties may be assigned

COMPENSATION FOR EXPERIENCE IS CONSIDERED, 2023-2024 Classified Salary Schedules


Qualified individuals who wish to apply for this position should submit an on-line application at: 

Mehlville School District is an Equal Opportunity Employer and E-Verify Participant

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