Janitors and Cleaners, Except Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners

Job Description

Janitors keep buildings in clean and orderly condition. They perform heavy cleaning duties, such as cleaning floors, shampooing rugs, washing walls and glass, and removing rubbish. They may repair furnace and boiler, perform routine maintenance activities, notifying management of need for repairs, and cleaning snow or debris from sidewalk.

Academic Requirements

Janitorial positions usually require only a high school diploma, basic math skills and the ability to follow instructions. Most employers provide on-the-job training.

Janitors and Cleaners, Except Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners
$25
Thousand
or Lower
Average
Salary
Low
Patient
Interaction
9.69%
Job
Growth
 
Low
Blood
Interaction
High School diploma or equivalent
Education
Required

Schools

Metropolitan Community College – Penn Valley

3201 S.W. Trafficway
Kansas City, 64111

Columbia College

1001 Rogers
Columbia, 65216
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