Full-Time Custodian

Pinckneyville Community High School presently has a vacancy for one (1) full-time Custodian for the evening shift. This position is available for immediate employment.

Wages and Benefits: Hourly rate will be in the $13 - $15 range depending on experience. Board paid single coverage health insurance and retirement.

Job brief:

We are looking for a responsible custodian to maintain and protect our facilities. The external and internal appearance of a building reflects on the occupants. It is important for a custodian, or janitor, to be careful and thorough in working, cleaning and tidying the premises, as well as preventing vandalism.

The ideal candidate will be experienced in a custodian role focused on building upkeep. They will have great physical endurance to cover a large space. A keen eye for detail and diligence are also imperative in custodial maintenance jobs.


Ensure spaces are prepared for the next day by taking out trash, tidying furniture and dusting surfaces

Sweep and mop floors and vacuum carpets

Wash and sanitize toilets, sinks and showers and restock disposables (e.g. soap)

Wipe mirrors and windows

Maintain outer premises by watering plants, mowing lawn, cleaning entrances

Perform maintenance and minor repairs (replacing broken switches, fixing door handles, minor leaks etc.)

Report major damages and oversee repairs

Secure facilities after operating hours

Undertake occasionally difficult custodial and janitorial tasks (shoveling snow from the sidewalk, lifting heavy items, moving chairs etc.)


Proven experience as custodian, janitor or in a similar role

Knowledge of use and maintenance of industrial cleaning equipment and appliances

Knowledge of safe disposal of chemical liquids and other hazardous components

Familiarity with basic landscaping and handyman practices

Attention to detail and conscientiousness

Very good physical condition and strength

High school diploma is preferred but not required

APPLICATION DEADLINE: Open until filled.

Interested applicants should send a letter of interest and credentials to:

Pinckneyville Community High School No. 101

Attn: Keith Hagene, Superintendent

600 East Water Street

Pinckneyville, IL 62274

Pinckneyville Community High School is an equal opportunity employer.

PCHS is currently seeking highly qualified professionals in the following areas:

Substitute Bus Drivers

PCHS is looking for Substitute Regular Route and Student Activity drivers. Qualified drivers will be used to “fill in” for regular route drivers as needed and will have the option to drive for athletic trips.

For more information, please contact Superintendent Keith Hagene at: office – 618-357-5013 x111 or via email – khagene@pchspanthers.com

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