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ABM Industries School Cleaner in Junction City, Kansas


Night Shift Mon - Fri 2:30PM - 11PM Summertime Hours Starting End of May 7AM - 3:30PM

12.00 Hourly

The School Cleaner provides the cleaning and upkeep of an assigned area.

Benefit Information:

ABM offers a comprehensive benefits package. For information about ABM’s benefits, visit ABM 2024 Employee Benefits (https://www.abm.com/wp-content/uploads/2023/11/2024-Recruitment-Frontline-11.6.23.pdf) | Front Line Team Members | (Programa de Beneficios de ABM)

Basic Qualifications:

• Must be 18 years of age or older

• Must meet all requirements to receive approval for working in specific ATS environments (if applicable), including ten-year work history if available

• No experience required and on the job training provided

• No high school diploma, GED or college degree required

Preferred Qualifications:

• Customer service experience

• 1 year of similar work experience


This job class exercises responsibility for the general cleanliness, safety and security of a large school, office or building facility.

Supervision Exercised and Received:

Employees in this class receive supervision from Operations or designee or Site Administrator or lead custodian within a framework of standard policies and procedures.

Examples of Duties and Responsibilities:

Duties and responsibilities may include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Performs and exercises responsibility for the general janitorial and custodial functions at a large/major site location.

  • Informs supervisor of potential problems with custodial staff in a timely manner.

  • Directs visitors as necessary.

  • Cleans classrooms, restrooms, lunchrooms, offices, and related facilities.

  • Sweeps, mops, strips, scrubs, waxes and polishes concrete, vinyl tile and wood floors.

  • Vacuums and shampoos mats and carpets.

  • Dusts furniture; empties and cleans trash receptacles.

  • Cleans walls, furniture, windows, woodwork, chalkboards, lockers, and other equipment.

  • Cleans door and window glass and drinking fountains.

  • Washes, scrubs, and disinfects restrooms.

  • Picks up paper and debris; rakes, sweeps, and cleans walkways and entrances.

  • Locks and unlocks doors and gates to ensure security of buildings, offices and related areas.

  • Operates cleaning equipment such as vacuum, floor stripper, floor cleaning and polishing machines, etc.

  • Assists in the set up and arrangement of furniture and facilities for meetings and other special events daily to include arranging chairs, desks, equipment, etc., including using a computerized room reservation booking system.

  • Responds to emergency cleanups, such as spills.

  • Takes appropriate measures to safeguard school property, including reporting safety, sanitary and/or fire hazards and needed repair work to appropriate authority and supervisor.

  • May make deliveries.

  • Performs related duties as assigned.

Employment Standards:

Knowledge of:

• Modern cleaning methods, materials, tools and equipment.

• Quantities of materials needed for custodial work.

• Safe use and operation of equipment and chemicals used in janitorial and custodial work.

• Safe work practices, including Bloodborne Pathogens protocols.

• Basic computer skills, including email and room reservation software.

A good job for someone just entering the workforce or returning to the workforce with limited experience and education.

Military and veteran friendly employer, veterans and candidates with military experience encouraged to apply.


All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.