Employment Opportunities


Job Title: Custodian

Reports to: Executive Director

Salary Range: $10 – $13 per hour


Job Summary:

The Custodian is responsible for assisting to maintain a safe and clean physical environment.  Specifically, the Custodian is responsible for day-to-day cleaning of all three floors of the building, as well as minor maintenance and building organization.  This is a part-time, hourly position which reports directly to the Program Director.

Specific Job Duties:
  • Sweep/vacuum and mop floors on all three levels including bathrooms, hallways and common rooms.
  • Daily tasks include emptying trash and recyclables throughout building and removing it to outside bins. Sanitizing bathrooms and eating areas, dusting, wiping down windows on doors, cleaning first floor kitchen
  • Seasonal duties may include minimal snow removal and spreading salt or ice melt in cold weather.
  • The Custodian is a key person responsible for reporting maintenance and repair needs throughout the building and may be asked to complete minor repairs as directed.
  • Works to ensure the building is maintained as a clean, welcoming and safe environment.
  • Maintain effective and positive working relationship with staff, partner agencies and volunteers.
  • Other duties as assigned.
Skills and Qualifications:
  • Experience in basic cleaning or housekeeping
  • Ability to stand, walk, ascend and descend stairs, lift 50 lbs.
  • Ability to maintain appropriate and healthy boundaries with co-workers and clients
  • Read and write at the 8th grade level or higher – high school completion or higher preferred.
  • Experience with basic repairs and routine maintenance of equipment preferred 



Rev. 8/16


Please send your resume, cover letter, 3 professional references and salary requirements by:

– Email (preferred): Laurie Busch


– Mail: The Cathedral Center
845 N. Van Buren St.
Milwaukee, WI 53202

– FAX: (ATTN: Laurie) 414-831-0439


The Cathedral Center, Inc. does not discriminate in any manner contrary to law or justice on the basis of race, color, gender, age, sexual orientation, religion, disability, veteran’s status or national origin. At the same time, The Cathedral Center cherishes its right and duty to seek and retain personnel who will make a positive contribution to its mission and goals.

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