Custodian - Facilities

  • Lake County, IL
  • Waukegan, Illinois
  • Oct 30, 2019
Full Time Custodial and Janitorial Facilities Management

Job Description

Are you looking for a challenging role within an organization that provides flexible hours, rewarding compensation and an excellent benefit package? If so, Lake County Government is the place for you. Comprised of nearly 3,000 employees, it is our goal to positively serve the residents of Lake County while working with a purpose. We believe our employees should take pride in the work they accomplish while truly respecting a collaborative work environment. Do you have a background in custodial services? If so, this position could very well be for you:

Position: Custodian
Location: Waukegan, IL
Salary: $11.91 to $14.29 per hour


Job Summary: Becoming a custodian would allow you to be involved with keeping work spaces in good and environmentally healthy condition within local government, ranging from general labor tasks; removing trash, cleaning open office spaces, private offices, restrooms, window cleaning, and deep cleaning carpeting and tile floors. Your schedule will be Monday through Friday from 5:00pm to 1:30am. You will have endless opportunities to impact and make a difference within Lake County. Being able to build working relationships with employees, 30 countywide departments and the public, is sure to keep you interested and continuously learning.

In order to be successful in this role you should have a High School diploma/GED degree and good standing employment experience. Individuals should have a working knowledge of housekeeping related experience, stocking supplies, using cleaning chemicals, using personal protective equipment and power tools; possess the ability to effectively problem solve and have the ability to work both individually and in a team atmosphere.

Lake County offers a competitive salary and benefit package with performance-based incentive plans. We offer a comprehensive wellness and training program.

Visit our Prospective Employee page to get additional information on why you should work for Lake County!

To learn more about the department you will be working for, visit Finance and Administrative Services . To learn more about other services Lake County provides and to see some of our employees in action visit our website to view videos.

If you need assistance writing your resume we have some tools to help you at our Human Resources website .

Any offer of employment is conditioned on the successful completion of a background screening, drug and alcohol testing and may include a pre-employment medical exam.

Lake County is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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