Janitor - Full Time


Consider joining Olive-Harvey College as a full-time janitor. Olive-Harvey College is looking for hardworking, dedicated janitor to perform janitorial work in and around the buildings. A successful janitor candidate will be responsible for the cleanliness, upkeep, and presentation of the campus facilities. the successful candidate will contribute to facility maintenance, will help to create a positive, welcoming environment, and will have a strong customer service focus, for students, faculty and staff.

  • Dust all ledges, counter tops, files, office equipment, desk and walls.
  • Dust mop all hard surfaces.
  • Spot cleaning or complete washing of all walls, files, desk tops, office glass, partitions, doors, chairs, blackboards, mirrors, waste baskets and garbage cans, office machines and ash trays.
  • Thorough cleaning of all bathroom fixtures and partitions.
  • Polishing furniture.
  • Metal polishing.
  • Hosing and sweeping of sidewalks.
  • Trash removal.
  • Dismantling and cleaning of light fixtures.
  • Operation of vacuum cleaners.
  • Cleaning of Venetian blinds (washing & vacuuming).
  • Policing of facility and grounds (inside & outside).
  • Washing of exterior walls.
  • Scraping of gum and other objects form hard surfaces and carpet.
  • Spot cleaning furniture or carpet, but not more than 2 hours per day.
  • Setting up and /or take down of chairs and tables.
  • Wet mopping or spot mopping public corridors, washrooms, classrooms and any hard surfaces.
  • Operation of compactors and /or balers.
  • Maintenance of outside ground (raking, grass cutting, watering, garbage, etc.).


  • Completion of a high school diploma or the equivalent.
  • Preference will be given to current temporary janitors at City Colleges of Chicago.
  • Must be able to perform all duties listed above.
  • Must be able to work Monday - Friday, 6 am - 2:30 pm.

Chicago residency is required for all full-time employees within six months of hire.
We are an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer.
Thank you for your interest in City Colleges!