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City of Torrance
Class Code: 5731
Class Designation: Civil Service
Representation Unit: Torrance Municipal Employees
(AFSCME Local 1117)
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Under supervision, performs routine cleaning duties, maintaining City buildings in a clean, orderly and secure condition and does related work as required.
Distinguished from Senior Custodian in that an incumbent does not have supervisory responsibility over subordinates.
Examples Of Duties
Sweeps, mops, waxes, scrubs, strips and refinishes asphalt, vinyl, terrazo, cork, wood, or cement flooring;
uses established methods and materials in the care of all surfaces including carpets;
operates various types of powered floor maintenance equipment;
makes minor adjustments or repairs to equipment and furniture;
washes windows and walls;
Dusts furniture, woodwork, and fixtures;
cleans lavatory fixtures;
cleans offices including blinds;
replaces lights as necessary;
empties and cleans wastebaskets and trash containers;
moves or sets up furniture, files and other office equipment;
launders rags and dust mops, etc.;
raises and lowers flags on City buildings;
maintains security and keeps City buildings locked during non-working hours.
The methods, equipment and supplies used in the cleaning of buildings;
Proper procedures in lifting or moving heavy objects;
Hazards and safety precautions related to custodial work.
Clean and care for surfaces of building walls, floors, and installed equipment of many types;
Understand and follow oral and written directions;
Follow label directions on cleaning products in order to use properly and safely;
Perform daily assigned tasks independently without close supervision and in outstationed locations;
Make minor adjustments and repairs to furniture, and equipment;
Develop and maintain cooperative working relationships with those contacted in the course of work;
Operate and maintain a variety of custodial equipment.
A valid Class 3 California Driver's License.
None; however, prior experience is preferred.
That necessary for reading and independently following directions for the safe use and maximum utility of a wide variety of cleaning materials and equipment.