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Custodial Worker I

  • Custodial Worker I
  • What will I be doing?
  • Do I qualify?
  • Can I be successful?
  • Benefits
  • How do I apply?
Class Number: 
Annual Salary Range:
$21,876.00 – $34,608.00
Twice-a-Month Salary Range:
$911.50 – $1,442.00
Pay Grade: 

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This is entry-level custodial work.

Job Duties

Dusts and cleans offices, wards, resident areas, and/or state park facilities; exercises care to assure that materials are not defaced, damaged, or destroyed.

Cleans restrooms and fixtures; replenishes supplies.

Cleans dust and dirt from ceilings, walls, pipes, fixtures, floors, and windows.

Strips, cleans, waxes, and polishes floors.

Operates various powered equipment in the performance of assigned duties.

Cleans contaminated areas using protective clothing, devices, and agents.

Performs food service duties in conjunction with housekeeping tasks, when assigned to a dietary department.

Operates passenger and freight elevators.

Performs simple, non-skilled maintenance to area and equipment.

Receives specific instructions and close supervision in the performance of responsibilities; work is subject to close inspection during progress or upon completion.

Performs other related work as assigned.

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(The following minimum qualifications will determine merit system eligibility and may be used to evaluate applicants for Missouri Uniform Classification and Pay System positions not requiring selection from merit registers.)

Completion of the tenth grade.


One or more years of work experience or self-employment.

Please note that documentation that supports your eligibility (i.e. transcripts, employment records, etc.) may be required at any time during the application and hiring process. If you do not possess the minimum qualifications, please consider one of many other employment opportunities with the State of Missouri.

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Key Skills

Do you possess the key skills which are considered essential for successful employment in this classification?

Introductory knowledge of methods, materials, and equipment used in housekeeping work.

Ability to understand and follow simple instructions.

Ability to perform a variety of routine manual tasks requiring the exertion of physical strength in the care, cleaning, and general maintenance of a building and equipment.

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The following link will provide you with general information about State of Missouri employee benefits.

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