Des Moines, IA

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We have a full time custodial opportunity within a church. This position is centrally located in Des Moines.

Hours: 7:00am-3:30pm (Monday-Friday) * Ability to work some hours on the weekends every other weekend and when weather dictates.

Starting Pay: $15.00 - $16.00/ Hour (excellent benefits, including Vacation and conference retirement plan)


That the church will always be ready for religious services, with the focus on the Sunday morning worship services and education programs.

The building will lend itself to good daily hospitality, all areas clean and orderly.

The custodian will assist the staff to ensure that the building is ready for events and meetings.

The heating and cooling systems regularly checked and maintained in timely ways.

Grounds cared for and safely maintained with equipment stored and ice and snow removed. Snow removal from the parking lots is contracted out.

Custodian is responsible that ice and snow is cleared from all sidewalks and entry doors. Apply ice melt as needed.

Develop a program for deep cleaning all areas once each year.

Attend Trustee’s meetings to keep Trustees appraised of needed repairs and other building events.

Develop experience and skills in working with vendors and making simple repairs.

Supervise volunteers that help with building and grounds cleaning.

Clean rest rooms. Make sure soap dispensers, hand towels, and toilet paper dispensers are in place and working.

Vacuum all rooms, mop floors in church rooms

Order custodial supplies Set up rooms for events (tables & chairs)


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Job Requirements

Ability to work independently and set priorities

Ability to complete assigned tasks and delegate tasks out to part time employees and volunteers

Valid Drivers License


Proven track record of reliability and trust

Ability to climb a ladder (replace light bulbs), shovel snow

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