HELP WANTED – Queensbury Union Free School District

HELP WANTED – Queensbury Union Free School District



  • General statement of duties: Performs routine cleaning and semi-skilled maintenance tasks; does related work as required.
  • Distinguishing features of the class: This work involves cleaning and maintenance of a school building or an assigned section thereof. In addition to routine cleaning activities, the work includes semi-skilled repair and maintenance tasks. General Supervision is received from a designated senior man or a higher level custodial employee. Immediate supervision may be exercised over the work of cleaning personnel.
  • Examples of work: Sweeps, mops and waxes floors, washes walls and erasers, dusts, mops lavatories and locker rooms, removes snow from walks and driveways, replaces light bulbs, towels, soap and other supplies; empties waste baskets and disposes of rubbish; Makes minor repairs to furniture, electrical fixtures, windows and window shades, locks, faucets, and other equipment; Receives, moves and stores incoming school supplies; Polishes and refinishes furniture; Turns off lights and locks doors; Performs a variety of errands and related custodial tasks.
  • Required knowledge, skills and abilities: Good knowledge of building cleaning practices, supplies, and equipment, and ability to use them economically and efficiently; some knowledge of the operation and maintenance of steam boiler equipment; ability to make semi-skilled plumbing, electrical, carpentry, and mechanical repairs; ability to understand and follow simple oral and written directions; thoroughness; dependability; good moral character; physical condition suitable to the demands of the position.

Salary: Minimum starting at $29,380 Full-time with benefits and NYS Retirement

Hours: Monday – Friday 2:15 pm – 10:45 pm

Position will be filled based on Civil Service requirements.  A provisional appointment will be made with examination to be held at a later date.  Candidates must meet civil service requirements for appointment following establishment of eligible list.

Acceptable Experience and Training – One year of full-time, paid experience in building cleaning and minor maintenance activities, or an equivalent combination of experience and training.

Warren County is an EOE/AA Employer.  Application are being accepted until filled.


Download the support staff application or contact Human Resources 518-824-5614.