Evening Crew Custodial Team Leader

Columbia International University
Physical Plant
40 hours/12 months
January 01, 2021

Monitors work for quality, accuracy, and completeness to ensure compliance with departmental cleaning standards. Ensure work orders are completed in a timely manner. Responsible for oversight of custodial staff in the absence of the Custodial Supervisor. Will be on call on a rotation basis to respond to emergency custodial issues on weekends.


  • Clean assigned buildings.
  • Assist with various projects or task as assigned by supervisor (moving projects, floor waxing, set ups. etc.
  • Organize and maintain inventory of cleaning supplies in stock room and custodial closets.
  • Ensure that cleaning materials are used appropriately and safely.
  • Organize and maintain inventory of custodial cleaning equipment.
  • Make sure vehicles are clean, parked properly and charged overnight. 
  • Be alert for areas that need custodial attention and take appropriate action.
  • Submit work orders for custodial and maintenance issues needing attention.
  • Lead crew when Custodial Supervisor is absent.
  • Fill in for absent custodians.
  • Respond to custodial emergency issues.


  • Demonstrated ability to lead and motivate other workers.
  • Ability to identify and address problems.
  • Ability to evaluate effectiveness of cleaning process and report deficiencies.
  • Ability to use hand tools and repair custodial equipment.
  • High School diploma.
  • At least two years custodial team leader experience.



CIU provides a benefits package that includes:

  • 100% of employee’s cost of membership in the Health Plan;
  • 401(k) plan with match opportunity;
  • 100% of employee’s cost of group life insurance;
  • Long term disability insurance;
  • Vacation days, holidays, sick leave, family leave;
  • Educational benefits: tuition reduction for PreK3-Graduate