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Custodian 1/2

Company: Louisiana Department of State Civil Service
Location: Shreveport
Posted on: May 22, 2023

Job Description:

Custodian 1/2
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Custodian 1/2
$1,430.00 - $2,321.00 Monthly
Shreveport, LA
Job Type
Job Number
159906 Custodian 1/2
Opening Date
Closing Date
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Supplemental Information
No Civil Service test scoreis required in order to be considered for this vacancy.
To apply for this vacancy, click on the Apply link above and complete an electronic application, which can be used for this vacancy as well as future job opportunities. Applicants are responsible for checking the status of their application to determine where they are in the recruitment process. Further status message information is located under the Information section of the Current Job Opportunities page.
*Resumes WILL NOT be accepted in lieu of completed education and experience sections on your application. Applications may be rejected if incomplete.*
For additional information concerning this job posting contact:
Jennifer Isaac
LSUS Department of Human Resource Management
Room 108 Administration Building, LSUS
(318) 797-5279
LSUS is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer and encourages applications from women and minorities. For more information about LSU Shreveport go to
As part of a Career Progression Group, vacancies may be filled from this recruitment as a Custodian 1 or Custodian 2 depending on the level of education and experience of the selected applicant. Please refer to the "Job Specifications" tab located at the top of the LA Careers "Current Job Opportunities" page of the Civil Service website for specific information on salary ranges, minimum qualifications and job concepts for each level.
No experience or training required.
May be required to demonstrate physical ability to perform manual work.
Job Concepts
Function of Work:
To perform routine manual tasks in maintaining the cleanliness, sanitary conditions, and appearance of state buildings and institutions.
Level of Work:
Supervision Received:
Close from a Custodian 2 or agency supervisor.
Supervision Exercised:
Location of Work:
All state agencies.
Job Distinctions:
Differs from the Custodian 2 by lack of leadworker responsibilities and/or performance of more highly skilled custodian assignments.
Examples of Work
Cleans bathrooms, offices, hallways, and any other assigned areas by sweeping, mopping, scrubbing, and polishing.
Empties and decontaminates trash containers.
Disposes of infectious waste when assigned.
Moves, rearranges, and dusts furniture and fixtures.
Mixes or blends routine cleaning solutions to proper concentrations as necessary for various tasks.
Cleans and waxes floors using industrial-size mops and/or machines.
Strips and polishes floors using buffing machines.
Washes blinds, windows, and walls with prescribed solutions.
Sweeps sidewalks, porches, and tiled surfaces.
Operates wet/dry vacuum for cleaning and shampooing carpeted areas.
Strips, decontaminates, and makes beds for patients, residents, students, or inmates.
Maintains equipment; reports needs for painting and minor building or equipment repair to supervisor.
Replaces light bulbs and/or reports safety hazards to supervisor.
Folds and issues clothing and linen when assigned.
Cuts grass, trims shrubs, waters plants, and performs other related duties on the grounds when assigned.
Performs custodial related duties necessary to maintain cleanliness and sanitary conditions.
Performs many varied custodial tasks necessary for the upkeep of buildings and grounds.
Louisiana State Government represents a wide variety of career options and offers an outstanding opportunity tomake a differencethrough public service. With an array of career opportunities in every major metropolitan center and in many rural areas, state employment provides an outstanding option to begin or continue your career.
As a state employee, you will earn competitive pay, choose from a variety of benefits, and have access to a great professional development program:
Insurance Coverage More information can be found at
Holidays and Leave State employees receive the following paid holidays each year:
+ New Year's Day
+ Martin Luther King, Jr. Day,
+ Mardi Gras,
+ Good Friday,
+ Memorial Day,
+ Independence Day,
+ Labor Day,
+ Veteran's Day,
+ Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day.
***** Additional holidays may be proclaimed by the Governor
State employees earn sick and annual leave which can be accumulated and saved for future use. Your accrual rate increases as your years of service increase.
Retirement State of Louisiana employees are eligible to participate in various retirement systems (based on the type of appointment and agency for which an employee works). These retirement systems provide retirement allowances and other benefits for state officers and employees and their beneficiaries. State retirement systems may include (but are not limited to):
+ Louisiana State Employees Retirement System ( LASERS has provided this video ( to give you more detailed information about their system
+ Teacher's Retirement System of Louisiana (,
+ Louisiana School Employees Retirement System (, among others
State of Louisiana
For agency contact information, please refer to
the supplemental information above.
Louisiana State Civil Service, Louisiana, 70802
(866) 783-5462
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