Lead Custodian (Full-Time/Day)

Position Details

Position Start Date – As soon as possible
Salary/Wage – $17.93 / hour
Appointment Type – Full Time


Don’t miss out on the opportunity to join Ripon Area School District’s team of caring and energetic custodians. Together, we are changing the face of cleaning and are currently accepting applications for a full-time day lead custodian to join our team.

This is a full-time position with excellent benefits including:

  • Health Insurance
  • Near Site Health Clinic
  • Dental Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Short Term & Long Term Disability Insurance
  • Automatic employer contribution to Wisconsin Retirement System (WRS)
  • Local retirement benefits:
  • Accumulated sick leave payout for Health Reimbursement
  • 403(b) Voluntary Retirement Accounts
  • 10 days paid vacation which increases to 15 days after one year of service
  • 2 paid personal days
  • 10 days of paid sick leave annually with carryover up to 100 days
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Employee Assistance Program.

Competitive starting pay is between $17.93 to $18.45 per hour, with opportunities for further advancement. This is a Monday through Friday position with rotational weekend overtime for event coverage. Must be 18 yrs old to apply. If you would like to be a part of our esteemed team of individuals, apply today on WECAN or Indeed.

The Ripon Area School District serves more than 1,700 students, pre-kindergarten through 12th grade, in traditional schools, charter schools, and a virtual school. We are committed to empowering learners, engaging community, and enriching the world through the Core Values of Integrity, Excellence, Commitment, Collaboration, Innovation and Kindness. Please visit our district website to learn more about the Ripon Area School District.

Essential Job Functions/Responsibilities:

  • Communicates, addresses and/or delegates facility requests for setup/teardown along with building questions/concerns
  • Assists with planning, prioritizing, and scheduling of work to be performed by custodians
  • Supervises the work load of night custodian
  • Maintains accurate equipment and maintenance records, including testing of equipment
  • Reports maintenance requests to the director of Facilities and Grounds
  • Keeps buildings clean, in an orderly condition, and in good state of repair
  • Vacuums, sweeps, mops, and scrubs corridors, stairways and restrooms according to approved practices
  • Removes litter and recycling from rooms daily
  • Makes minor furniture and equipment repairs
  • Replaces burned out electric lamps in rooms and corridors
  • Removes snow from sidewalks and entrances
  • Assists in lawn and grounds maintenance
  • Assists principal and teachers with various details pertinent to the welfare of the school and the children
  • Demonstrates professionalism and confidentiality at all times
  • Creates and sustains positive and effective interpersonal relationships in the workplace
  • Communicates a warm, caring and respectful atmosphere to visitors, staff and community members that focus on quality customer service.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.
  • Serves as a positive role model for students in how to conduct themselves as citizens and as responsible, intelligent human beings.
  • Will remain free of any alcohol or illegal substance in the workplace in compliance with Policy 3122 throughout his/her employment in the District.

The Ripon Area School District Board of Education does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, genetic information, sex, religion, age or disability in employment or the provision of services.

Ripon Area School District is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Candidate Requirements

Additional Requirements

  • Cover Letter
  • Resume


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