Lead Night Custodian - High School

New Haven Unified School District

Class Title:

Lead Night Custodian – High School


  • Under general supervision, coordinates the use of facilities for school and outside user group
  • Coordinates the work of assigned employees
  • Personally performs and oversees routine cleaning work in an assigned school plant
  • Performs routine maintenance and repairs to assigned plant and equipment and does related work as required.


Directly responsible to designated administrators.


  • As directed, coordinates the activities of custodians as assigned
  • Prepares work schedules and determines that work is done in accordance with instruction
  • Trains and instructs custodians in proper methods
  • Coordinates and assists in the set up of facilities for the activities of user groups
  • Monitors use of facilities to insure proper usage
  • Assists in cleaning
  • Sweeps sidewalks and play areas and picks up debris
  • Sweeps, scrubs, mops, waxes floors
  • Vacuums rugs and carpets as needed
  • Reports needed repair work to proper maintenance personnel
  • Conducts inspections of the school plant, including heating and ventilating systems to ensure that standards of safety are met
  • Maintains security of buildings, locking and unlocking doors and windows
  • Requests custodial supplies and equipment as needed
  • Directs visitors and safeguards school property
  • Participates in the general cleaning and maintenance of school plant buildings and grounds during the summer months.


  • Must pass qualifying tests.


  • One year of experience in school custodial work or equivalent

Salary Range 27

How to Apply


The application process is as easy as 1-2-3!

  1. Browse New Haven US job listings and submit an online application on Ed-Join.
  2. When the hiring principal is ready to interview, applicants will be considered and may be selected to interview.
  3. If selected to interview, you will be contacted by the school to set an appointment.
  4. Once you have interviewed, if you are selected for the position, you will be contacted by the personnel department. If you are not selected for the position, you will be notified by the school.