Human Resources


With a population of approximately 300 students and 60 employees, Menands Union Free School District is a unique K-8 school and district. We are a very supportive school community, and work collaboratively to meet the diverse needs of our students in a nurturing environment.

Full Time Evening Custodial Worker

Summary: The Custodial Worker works under the Supervisor of Buildings and Grounds and the Business Manager and performs manual work in cleaning and caring of school district property and adjacent yards. The Custodial Worker also does minor maintenance tasks. While performing the duties of this job, the custodial worker is regularly required to stand for extended periods; walk; use hands, climb or balance. The Custodial Worker must frequently lift and/or move more than 30 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.

Essential Duties and responsibilities:

  • Sweeps and mops floors, corridors and stairs.
  • Washes windows, walls, sinks and other fixtures.
  • Empties waste baskets, collects and disposes of rubbish.
  • Vacuums and waxes floors.
  • Moves furniture and arranges chairs, tables and other equipment.
  • Clears snow and ice from walks, stairs and pathways.
  • Mows lawns, rakes leaves and performs a variety of outside grounds keeping activities as assigned.
  • Delivers packages, messages and equipment.
  • Cares for furnace and boiler room equipment.
  • Paints rooms and equipment and assists in making minor plumbing, carpentry and electrical repairs.
  • Monitors and reports vandalism to school property.
  • Gives directions to visitors and assists with outside activities.

Related Expectations:

The Custodial Worker should demonstrate the ability to meet work schedules and maintain output of work under normal conditions. Regular attendance, dependability, acceptance of responsibility, willingness to follow established procedures, cooperation with supervisors and fellow employees and ability to react appropriately to changing work conditions are normal expectations of the job. The Custodial Worker should demonstrate a working knowledge of building cleaning practices, supplies and equipment. The Custodial Worker must be able to follow simple oral and written instructions. 

Other Employment Opportunities

Substitute Food Service Worker
Substitute Custodial Worker

Interested applicants should send a resume or letter of interest to:
Joanne Moran
19 Wards Lane
Menands, NY 12204
or via email at