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Title:  Custodian II - Temporary

Application Deadline Date:  11/19/2019
Req ID:  3024
Department:  Buildings & General Services

Newport, VT, US

Position Type:  Temporary
Schedule Type:  Full Time
Hourly Rate:  $12.87

Buildings & General Services at the State of Vermont has an opening for a Custodian II - Temporary position within Newport State Facilities requiring finger prints and background checks. This is a second shift position, 2:00pm to 10:30pm, Monday through Friday (some overtime maybe required). This position is responsible for custodial duties within offices such as sweeping, mopping, vacuuming, and dusting. This position may wash walls, windows and dust or polishes furniture in addition to cleaning restrooms and replenishing supplies. May perform groundskeeping or snow removal, and related work as required. This position has a requirement to be able to lift up to 50 lbs. At BGS, you're contributing to a team that provides safe and healthy working environments for those that live and work in Vermont.

Who May Apply

This position, Custodian II - Temporary (Job Requisition # 3024), is open to all State employees and external applicants.

This is a temporary position. Temporary work is typically for variable hours, and is not expected to be full-time. The State does not guarantee 40 hours of work per week.

If you would like more information about this position, please contact Kari Demars at

Please note that multiple positions in the same work location may be filled from this job posting.

Resumes will not be accepted via e-mail. You must apply online to be considered.

This position will primarily support the Department of Public Safety. Candidates must pass any level of background investigation applicable to the position to include finger-print supported Criminal Records, Motor Vehicle records, Personal History, Credit and any additional background check(s).


Environmental Factors

Duties are performed during an assigned shift at a state owned or leased building. Must be able to work outdoors in all types of weather. Good physical condition and ability to climb ladders and lift heavy weights and equipment (up to 40 lbs.) is necessary. Some overtime or evening work may be required.

Minimum Qualifications

High School diploma or equivalent AND one 1 year or more of building custodial work, including floor care.

Or Two years of building custodial work, including floor care.

Or One year as a BGS Custodian Level I

Special Requirements
Some positions in this class may require a valid driver's license and/or own transportation for travel between work sites. A criminal record check and/or child abuse registry check may be required for some positions within this class based on the locations where duties are to be performed.
Equal Opportunity Employer
The State of Vermont is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Applications from women, individuals with disabilities, veterans, and people from diverse cultural backgrounds are encouraged.

Nearest Major Market: Vermont