MDI Biological Laboratory
MDI Biological Laboratory


Position Summary

Incumbent cleans and sanitizes the campus workplaces, shared areas, restrooms, and residences. At the direction of the Custodial Coordinator, the Custodian prepares residences, laboratory and classroom spaces for events.


With the Custodial Coordinator, creates and follows a regular cleaning schedule, along with special projects as needed. Maintains communication with the Custodial Coordinator to ensure that changing needs on the campus are efficiently fulfilled.
Provides training and standards guidance to outsourced custodial services as needed. Consults with Custodial Coordinator about outsourced custodial performance.
Informs Custodial Coordinator about needed cleaning supplies and equipment inventory. Refers to the Material Safety Data for proper use of cleaning products.
Helps stock and relocate housing linens, small furnishings, kitchen supplies, door mats, etc.
Incumbent is responsible for reporting maintenance issues to the Facilities Department and communicating operational challenges to the Custodial Coordinator.

Required qualifications:

High School Diploma required.
Minimum of 2 years’ experience in custodial service that requires significant customer interaction
Knowledge of environmentally safe and effective cleaning products and practices.
Proficiency with digital devices to access housing bookings, spreadsheets, reports, email, and text messages.
Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively with staff, students, and guests in a professional manner.

Special requirements:

Must be able to lift 25 lbs.
Must be able to be on their feet and active for the workday, 5 days a week.

The MDI Biological Laboratory is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.

Application Deadline: Open until filled

The MDI Biological Laboratory is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.

Posted: June 21, 2022