Job Details

Building Services Worker

Division: Building Services
Contact Name: Tammy Smoke
Contact Email:
Contact Phone: 740-670-5148
Contact Fax: 740-670-5138
Date Posted: 5/10/2017
Application Form: Click Here
Position Location: Newark, Ohio
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Position Description:
  • Demonstrates regular and predictable attendance.
  • Promotes and maintains positive and effective working relationships and promotes good public relationships as a representative of Licking County Government.
  • Performs the following to County buildings:   (Sweeps, mops floors and stairs; vacuums, cleans, and shampoos carpets; strips and waxes floors.) Cleans Bathrooms (toilets, sinks, floors, countertops, walls, mirrors) and light fixtures; Replaces and changes supplies in the bathroom; Washes glass doors and windows; washes out trash bins and changes liners; collects recycling. Wipes down walls, blinds, woodwork and all door fixtures; cleans and thoroughly polishes drinking fountains.   Maintains meeting rooms. Completes special cleaning projects as assigned.  
  • Monitors inventory of cleaning supplies and equipment in storage areas in each building and reports to Building Services Supervisor.
  • Picks up trash and debris, including all types / forms of litter from the front and rear entrances of County buildings.  
  • Reports building and equipment repairs to Building Services Supervisor.
  • Meets all job safety requirements and all applicable OSHA safety standards that pertain to the essential functions of the position and all agency safety procedures.
  • Remains informed of current developments and procedures pertinent to duties; may be required to attend seminars/training.
Brief Description:

Performs janitorial tasks of County buildings.  

Job Prerequisites:

Minimum Qualifications:

High School Diploma or general education degree (GED); and one (1) to two (2) years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Valid Ohio Driver’s License in compliance with employee policy.


Additional Qualifications (Agency/Dept. Qualifications):

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel. The employee frequently is required to stand; walk; sit; reach with hands and arms; climb or balance; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 25 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 50+ pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus. Floor stripping and waxing equipment experience preferred but not required. Ability to work a flexible schedule (possible Saturdays).

Application Procedure:

Application Procedures: Submit completed application, resume and cover letter to the Licking County Human Resources Department, 20 South Second Street, 3rd Floor, Newark, Ohio 43055. Applications can be obtained in person in the Human Resources Department between 8:00 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. daily or printed from the web site at

Successful candidates will be subject to Licking County’s pre-employment drug screen and background check

Licking County is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


Salary:           $11.00 / hour

Job Type: Full Time
Pay Type: Hourly