Plant, Outdoors

TBR | The College System of Tennessee

The Tennessee Board of Regents (TBR) is Tennessee's largest higher education system, governing 40 post-secondary educational institutions with over 200 teaching locations. The TBR system includes 13 community colleges and 27 colleges of applied technology, providing programs to students across the state, country and world.


  • Gallatin, Tennessee, United States
  • Staff
  • Staff Full-Time

Title: Custodian

Institution: Volunteer State Community College

Job Summary:

Assists with the operations and functions of the Department of Plant Operations primarily to keep buildings and surrounding areas clean.

Job Duties:

Performs routine cleaning tasks, such as mopping, vacuuming carpets, dusting, assists in moving and arranging of furniture and equipment. Cleans interior glass, wall partitions and interior and exterior windows. Removes disposable waste materials from buildings and premises; recycles per VSCC Recycling Guidelines. Performs primary daily functions of cleaning and restocking supplies in classrooms, restrooms, offices, public areas and supply areas. Ensures proper care, use, and performs routine maintenance on equipment and supplies; promotes continuous improvement of workplace safety and good environmental practices. Perform routine floor care to hard surface and carpeted floors. Routinely completes setups for events/meetings. Works well with other custodians toward the timely accomplishment of group projects and team set-ups. Other duties as assigned. 

Minimum Qualifications:

One (1) year verifiable custodial or janitorial experience in a business or education environment.

Preferred Qualifications:

High School diploma or GED equivalent.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

Ability to properly operate and maintain custodial equipment. Ability to correctly use/administer chemicals and supplies. Ability to understand written and verbal communications. Ability to understand, follow, and enforce safety procedures to include disposal procedures of hazardous materials. Ability to lift and manipulate heavy objects up to 50 lbs. Ability to operate a computer in order to fill out timesheets and perform other required Safety and Human Resource training.

Pay Rate: 

$25,750 annual salary 

Special Instructions to Applicants:

Unofficial transcripts are acceptable for the application process. Official transcripts will be required upon hire.

Applicants may be subject to a background check.

Work Hours: 4:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Monday - Friday.

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