Tsuu T’ina Education Department


Job Description

Title:                                    Custodian / General Maintenance

Department:                     Tsuut’ina Education Department

Reports to:                        Principals, Head Custodian, Education Director

Designation                       12 months, Contract Position



·        Sweep, dust and vacuum all assigned areas.

·        Vacuum walk-way mats, clean entrance and lobby.

·        Clean, disinfect and provision washrooms.

·        Wipe counters; empty and clean waste receptacles; dust furniture and baseboards.

·        Spot clean interior glass, walls, partitions and doors.

·        During the winter months, damp mop floors as necessary for safety and cleanliness.

·        Load / unload supplies as necessary.

·        Outside yard duties, snow removal and maintenance as assigned.

·        Periodic furnace inspections as required.

·        Spray buff high traffic floor areas as needed.

·        Clean staff lunch rooms including appliances.

·        Wash windows.

·        Provide regular maintenance to school areas, furnishings or custodial equipment.

·        Respond to maintenance requests as they arise and work with head custodian to bring contractors in when required.

·        Perform annual / regular cleaning or maintenance requirements as per schedule.




·        Minimum of Grade 12 or relevant work experience.

·        Must have general knowledge of building maintenance and electrical work.

·        Must have general knowledge of housekeeping skills, ie; washing and care of floors, polishing, mopping and other duties.

·        Must have general knowledge on upkeep of yard maintenance.

·        Must be flexible in work hours to accommodate school schedules.

·        Must have a valid Alberta Driver’s License and reliable transportation.

·        Must be physically fit.

·        Must have completed WHMIS training or be willing to go to WHMIS training.

·        Ability to work effectively in a team environment and possess a positive attitude toward children, Tsuut’ina members and staff.

·        Must be consistent, reliable and responsible.

·        Must be willing to obtain further training and education as required.

·        Must be a self-starter and be able to work with minimum supervision.

·        Must have security clearance.


Basic Knowledge of hand and power tools, ground maintenance equipment, cleaning equipment (including floor washers, buffers, etc.) plumbing and electrical systems computer skills.


Demonstrate ethical and confidential behavior, demonstrate appropriate and independent use of time, maintains effective working relationships with staff, students, community members and supervisory skills.



The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified.  All personnel may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed.

To apply for this job email your details to jobs@tsuutina.com