Skip to Main Content

"Publishing the news you need and the jobs you want."

Custodian, CET

 Back To Listings
Custodian, CET
Greater Cincinnati Educational Television Foundation
Cincinnati, Ohio
Job Summary

This position performs custodial and maintenance duties in and around the building; troubleshoots, performs minor repairs and responds to emergency calls for service; implements setup and takedown for a wide variety of production and community events; works closely with employees and the public to meet the custodial needs of the station; and resolves problems to ensure efficient and safe operations.

Job Description




This role will involve working under general and limited supervision, performing a wide variety of custodial and maintenance duties to provide a clean, orderly and safe environment: and perform related work as required.


Duties and Responsibilities

·         Keeps the building and property in clean and orderly condition.

·         Performs routine maintenance activities.

·         Performs heavy cleaning duties.

·         Sweeps, mops, scrubs, or vacuums floors.

·         Gathers and empties trash.

·         Scrubs, sanitizes, and supplies restroom facilities.

·         Dusts furniture, walls, and equipment.

·         Cleans windows, mirrors, and partitions with soap and other cleansers.

·         Mix cleaning solutions and chemicals in containers in preparation for cleaning, according to instructions.

·         Follows procedures for the use of chemical cleaners and power machinery to prevent damage to floors and fixtures.

·         Cleans and polishes fixtures and furniture.

·         Shampoos or steam-cleans carpets and rugs.

·         Cleans and polishes furniture and fixtures.

·         Manages inventory of cleaning supplies.

·         Notifies managers regarding the need for repairs or additions to building operating systems.

·         Assists in making deliveries both within and outside the building.


Hours of Work

·         40 hours per week, Monday through Friday, 7 AM to 3 PM with flexibility needed during station special events.

·         Potential for overtime.

Education and/or Work Experience Requirements:


·         Knowledge of standard cleaning methods and procedures

·         Ability to stand, walk, and bend for many hours.

·         Ability to perform repetitive motion for long periods of time.

·         Experience with using cleaning equipment, including vacuum cleaners, floor buffers, and cleaning solutions

·         Background in handling, mixing, and using cleaning chemicals.

·         Knowledge of occupational hazards safety rules

·         Communication skills

·         Ability to lift heavy objects, climb ladders and work at various heights.

·         High school diploma or equivalent requested but not required.

·         Past custodial experience and building maintenance in an office setting is preferred.

Physical Requirements:


·         Prolonged periods standing.

·         Must be able to lift, bend, stoop, climb, reach, and lift up to 50 pounds at a time.



Public Media Connect is currently accepting applications for this position.  Applications can be completed HERE or by visiting our website at or  Resumes can also be emailed to


Thank you to our sponsors and partners

loading gif