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Custodian I

Location: The University of Montana Western Facilities Services
Salary: $10/hr., full benefits package
Duration: Full-time, 12 months, normal work hours are 3 p.m. to 11:30 p.m., Monday through Friday
Union Affiliation: Montana Public Employees Association (MPEA)

Responsibilities & Duties

Custodian scrubs, waxes, mops and polishes floors; cleans furniture; washes windows; cleans walls, woodwork and lavatories; and empties trash receptacles. In addition, changes light bulbs; shampoos and extracts carpets; cleans conference and classrooms; and supervises and schedules student worker training. May include cyclical work such as deep cleaning windows and shoveling snow. Performs all other custodial duties and responsibilities as required.


High school graduation. Considerable knowledge of cleaning environment, supplies and techniques; working knowledge of personnel supervision as demonstrated through prior experience and/or training. Ability to perform physical activities; make decisions; operate cleaning equipment; deal effectively with the public, faculty, staff and students; assign and supervise employees; and keep written records.


To apply, please submit a completed State of Montana Employment Application (PD-25) to:

Dorothy Seymour
The University of Montana Western
710 S. Atlantic St.
Dillon, MT 59725

Available immediately, position open until a qualified candidate is selected. Finalists will be subject to a criminal background check.

The University of Montana Western is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer and encourages applications from qualified women, minorities, veterans and people with disabilities. Qualified candidates may request veterans‚ or disabilities preference in accordance with state law. Reasonable accommodations are provided in the hiring process for persons with disabilities. Finalists for this position will be subject to a criminal background investigation.

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