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Facility Maintenance Custodian (FLEXIBLE HOURS)

Posted: 11/18/2019

Date Posted: Monday, November 18, 2019
Department: Facility Maintenance
Compensation: $19,014
Hours: Full-time | Flexible Schedule
Deadline: Open until filled

Position Objectives


Monday – Friday with Flexible Hours.

This job will be primarily responsible for custodial duties at McDowell County Facilities, which may include the Courthouse and Administrative Offices. Employees are expected to clean and keep in an orderly condition all premises/buildings by providing custodial and janitorial services.

Duties will consist of but are not limited to:

  • Keeping buildings clean and orderly by performing a combination of custodial activities.
  • Maintain the cleanliness and appearance of floors by sweeping, mopping, and vacuuming.
  • Wash interior surfaces of buildings such as walls, ceilings, windows, etc. using appropriate supplies and equipment.
  • Empty waste receptacles and dispose of refuse.
  • Dust and polish furniture.
  • Perform outside duties such as washing windows, sweeping walks, shoveling snow, and picking up trash.
  • All other duties as assigned.
Minimum Requirements
Effective Communication Skills
High School Diploma or GED
Valid NC Drivers License
Desirable Training and Experience
Experience in basic custodial/janitorial duties preferred.

Benefited after 90 days

  • Medical, dental, and life insurance
  • Sick, vacation, and holiday pay
  • Membership in the Local Government Retirement System
  • 2% contribution for retirement 401k/457
  • $200.00 annual Wellness Reimbursement







APPLICANTS WILL BE GIVEN CREDIT ONLY FOR INFORMATION PROVIDED IN RESPONSE TO THIS ANNOUNCEMENT. No additional information will be solicited by the McDowell County; therefore, persons who submit incomplete applications may not receive full credit for their education, training and experience.



McDowell County is an equal opportunity employer.  It is the policy of the County to recruit, hire, train and promote individuals without regard to age, sex, race, color, religion, political affiliation or national origin. The County will interactively work with disabled applicants and employees to identify reasonable accommodations that will allow the individual to perform essential job functions. 



McDowell County participates in E-Verify.



Applications are available:


· on our website: under “Employment Opportunities

· McDowell County Administration Building:

   60 East Court St Marion, NC 28752

· McDowell County Administration Annex:

  100 Spaulding Rd, Suite #1 Marion, NC 28752

· Employment Security Commission:

   316 Baldwin Ave Marion, NC 28752


Applications can be submitted:

· in the locked box at the County Administration building:

60 East Court Street Marion, NC 28752

· in person at the Administration Annex:

100 Spaulding Rd, Suite #1

Marion, NC 28752

· By mail to:

McDowell County Human Resources

60 East Court Street Marion, NC 28752

· By email to:

· By fax to:



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