Supervisor of Maintenance & Custodial Services

Mountainside School District | Mountainside, NJ

Posted Date 9/14/2022
Expiration Date10/14/2022

Posting Date – September 14, 2022

Position: Supervisor of Maintenance & Custodial Services (non-affiliated)

Schedule: 12-months, Full-Time Monday - Friday


  • Valid NJ Certified Education Facilities Manager (CEFM) or ability and willingness to obtain
    within one year of employment
  • Five (5)+ years’ school environment experience in buildings and grounds operations,
    understanding federal and state compliance requirements
  • Knowledge of budgeting, buildings and grounds repair and maintenance, environmental, AHERA
    and Right-to-Know laws 
  • Criminal background check required
  • Valid NJ Driver’s License

Responsibilities: Duties include but are not limited to the following:

  • Assumes responsibility for the comprehensive overall planning and scheduling for all ongoing
    custodial, grounds and maintenance care of all school and office facilities in the district (2 blgs.)
  • Estimates costs of repair projects and assists the Business Administrator in preparing
    specifications for such projects
  • Advises on the hiring of contractors to perform certain maintenance projects and oversees projects
  • Recruits and supervises all custodial staff, and serves as a liaison between custodians and building
    principals to ensure overall high standards of cleanliness, workmanship, safety, and security are
  • Prepares specifications for bids through co-op and state contracts for district-wide supplies and
    equipment and maintains inventory of them
  • Establishes and maintains effective working relationships with administrators, principals,
    employees and suppliers
  • Directs the preparation of playing fields, grounds, and other necessary facilities for athletics and
    other school activities

Benefits: Competitive salary, health/dental benefits, NJ PERS Pension

Interested candidates should submit a cover letter, certification and resume

Type of Job (K-12 or Higher Ed.)

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