General Cleaner


Full Job Description

Job Summary:

The primary purpose of the position is to maintain cleanliness in common areas of the assigned residence.

Essential Functions:


  • Sweep, clean

Maintain Lobbies/Storage Areas

  • Wash any window areas daily
  • Keep directories and mailboxes clean; (i.e. dispose of ads, newspapers, etc.)
  • Spot clean entry carpet as required
  • Storage locker rooms need to be kept clean; swept and mopped as needed


  • Keep any handrails polished and clean
  • Sweep or mop as required

Maintain Laundry

  • Check dryers for lint and wipe down all machines daily
  • Sweep floors and mop with neutral cleaner or dish soap only
  • Empty trash containers
  • Clean the washtubs
  • Insure that any water leak is report to the office
  • Clean the window, screen, and sills as needed

Maintain Hallways/Office

  • Vacuum as often as necessary to maintain a clean condition, but no less than twice a week
  • Spot clean hall carpet or flooring as required
  • Remove marks on the walls if possible
  • Polish wood areas with Wood Doctor (i.e. Liquid Gold) and/or Old English type of product
  • Clean the light fixture covers and globes
  • Vacuum office and empty trash in office as needed

Stairways & Landings

  • Vacuum stairs (as often as 3x a week if necessary, for clean and tidy areas)

Other Functions:

  • Perform other duties as assigned

Education, Experience and Other Skills

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Ability to set priorities
  • Basic knowledge of janitorial procedures

Mental and Physical Requirements:

  • Ability to lift moderately heavy objects, climb ladders, perform duties requiring extensive maneuverability and normal strength
  • Knowledge of cleaning chemicals, proper storage and disposal methods
  • Ability to identify and complete tasks without direction

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