Welcome to the Illinois Education Job Bank℠ where you can Search Openings, Save Resumes, and Apply Online for FREE!


  • Assumes daily responsibility for securing and closing facilities.
  • Takes initiative in completing cleaning tasks in a timely manner
  • Anticipates building needs in replacing and restocking supplies
  • Moves classrooms, furniture and equipment.
  • Assembles and/or repairs classroom furniture
  • Performs general cleaning of facilities including but not limited to:
  • Vacuuming
  • Mopping
  • Cleaning wood, linoleum, tile and other floors
  • Shampooing rugs and carpets
  • Changing air filters and cleaning vents
  • Dusting all surfaces
  • Washing windows
  • Using equipment, commercial vacuums, floor buffers and carpet cleaners
  • Collecting and taking out trash and recycling
  • Performs summer building maintenance (e.g. painting, carpet cleaning, stripping and waxing floors)
  • Performs seasonal maintenance and ground activities, including snow removal and cutting grass
  • Performs other duties as assigned.


  • High school diploma
  • Experience in plumbing, electrical, air-conditioning/heating maintenance repair, construction and care of lawn/landscaping.
  • Be able and willing to relate well with district personnel and community.
  • Be willing and able to take direction and scheduling from the Director of Maintenance, Administrative Personnel, and building staff.
  • Be of good health, dependable, responsible, and a self-starter.
  • Must be able to lift a minimum of 50lbs
  • Must possess a valid driver’s license.


Adheres to the Collective Bargaining Agreement between the Laborers Local 773 Union and the Board of Education   

Additional Notes



Under the direct supervision of the Director of Maintenance, Principal(s), and Administrators, the Custodian/Maintenance personnel performs general cleaning and maintenance of school buildings and grounds; maintains equipment in functional condition; and provides cleaning and custodial assistance to students, teachers, visitors and others as necessary.

How to Apply

Go to the Districts website www.cairoschooldistrict1.com (About Us Section) to download a Non-Certified Application or call 618-734-4102, EXT: 403 and request that an application be mailed to you. Mail the application to Cairo School District Number One Attn: Business Office 4201 Sycamore St., Cairo, IL  62914 or email the completed application to jobs@cairoschooldistrict1.com 

Job Posting Date


Start Date