Summer Custodial/Maintenance/Grounds


Lake Chelan School District

Job Description:

Lake Chelan School District has two immediate openings for Summer Custodial/Maintenance/Grounds positions. Work week is Monday through Friday eight hours per day, five days per week. Summer salary is $20.44 an hour for the months of July and August 2021.

Job Description:
Duties will include various skilled maintenance/grounds assignments for all school district facilities, equipment, and grounds. Responsible to the Director of Maintenance and Operations.

 High school diploma or GED
 Self-starter who is able to work well without direct supervision with a desire to continue career improvement
 Valid Washington State Driver’s License
 Background in carpentry, plumbing, finish work and light electrical
 Knowledge of maintenance and repair of irrigation systems
 Basic understanding of mechanical systems, alarm systems, door hardware, and light electrical systems
 Basic computer skills and familiarity with computers and software relating to maintenance and inventory
 Familiar with facility security and safety practices
 Ability to read chemical labels and material safety data sheets (MSDS/SDS)
 FBI, Washington State Patrol and Sexual Misconduct clearance

Essential Functions:
 Maintain school buildings and grounds in top condition to ensure full and productive use of district facilities
 Ensure that all activities conform to district guidelines
 Communicate effectively with maintenance team and district staff
 React to change productively and handle other tasks as assigned
 Appropriately operate all equipment and machinery as necessary. Operate and transport heavy equipment, including tractors with loaders, dump trucks, aerators, small and large area mowers, pick-up trucks, pulling heavy equipment, trailers.
 Install, repair and maintain irrigation systems including pumps, water lines, sprinkler heads, automatic valves and controllers
 Perform turf installation and maintenance including tilling, seeding, sodding, fertilizing, mowing, edging and weed management. Responsible for control of weeds and other vegetation in all non-improved areas of district properties including borders and non-turf areas.
 Prepare all school athletic fields including applying game markings and dragging fields
 Clean and maintain sidewalks, parking lots and roadways as needed
 Maintain a high standard of safety, cleanliness, and efficiency in all maintenance and repair projects
 Perform preventive maintenance, repair, and installation in connection with:
• electrical, plumbing, and HVAC systems
• exterior and interior of buildings
• school grounds
 Observe district policies at all times
 Adhere to all district health and safety policies, including all precautions of the Blood borne Pathogens Exposure Control Plan
 Maintain safe environments for both public use and work areas
 Respond to emergency calls to troubleshoot and make grounds repairs
 Other duties as assigned by the Director of Maintenance and Operations or Administrative Staff.

Physical Requirements/Environmental Conditions:
 Requires prolonged sitting or standing
 Requires physical exertion to manually move, lift, carry, pull, or push heavy objects or materials
 Requires stooping, kneeling, crawling, bending, turning, and reaching
 Requires climbing and balancing
 Must work indoors and outdoors
 Must work in noisy and crowded environments
 Must work in and around dust, fumes, and odors
 Must be able to drive a mechanical vehicle
 Must be able to work in high places

Note: This is not necessarily an exhaustive or all-inclusive list of responsibilities, skills, duties, requirements, efforts, functions or working conditions associated with the job. This job description is not a contract of employment or a promise or guarantee of any specific terms or conditions of employment. The school district may add to, modify or delete any aspect of this job (or the position itself) at any time as it deems advisable.

Positions are open until filled

Current LCSD employees need to apply through Employee Access. To log into Employee Access use the SKYWARD link located on the main page of our district website.

For questions about the position please contact Jose Mendoza, Maintenance and Operations Supervisor, at
For application questions, please contact Human Resources at or 509-682-3515


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Phone: (509) 682-3515


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