Church Custodian Job Description
Trinity Lutheran Church
Effective 5/1/19

Reports to: Pastor
FLSA: Non-Exempt, hourly (approx. 10 hrs/wk)
Job Summary

The Church Custodian will keep the church in a clean and orderly fashion and perform regular
cleaning and minor maintenance.

Essential Functions:
 Gather and remove trash and recycling. Set out receptacles for collection per the city
 Service, clean, and supply restrooms.
 Clean floors and stairwells by sweeping, mopping, scrubbing, and/or vacuuming.
 Clean windows on doors and common hallways.
 Clean and dust common surfaces.
 Clean Sunday School rooms weekly.
 Clean Sanctuary before any service or set of services.
 Clean for special events in the church, like weddings and funerals.
 Set up chairs, tables and fixtures for weddings, funerals, and other meetings as directed.
 Conduct minor maintenance, like replacing light bulbs.
 Notify the Property Ministry Team of maintenance issues.
 Attend staff meetings as called by the Pastor.
 Other duties as assigned by the Pastor.

Desired Competencies:
 Experience cleaning and maintaining commercial property.
 Ability to lift up to 50 pounds, with or without assistance.
 Ability to bend, twist, turn, and climb.
 High degree of personal organization, self-motivation, and integrity. Demonstrated ability to
effectively identify and establish priorities and handle a variety of duties effectively.

Inquiries and resumes may be sent to Pastor Denise Mbise at

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