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20 Dec 2019

Part-Time Custodian-Evening and Weekend

 Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States

Job Description

We are looking for assistance during the following days and times.  We would welcome applicants who can work part or all of the following days & times.

Thursday                         Saturday                                          Sunday

4:00 – 9:00 PM             7:00 AM – Noon/Noon-6 PM             7:00 AM – 12:00 NOON

Zones within the Property of Saint Bonaventure Catholic Community

Church Building    Church, Choir Loft, Library, Gathering Space, Restrooms, Hospitality Area, Fireplace Area, Adoration Chapel, Marian Oratory, St Francis Room, Youth Room

Church Office Building    Lobby, Offices, Conference Room, Restrooms

Activities Building   Entryways, Offices, Classrooms, Restrooms, Ambrose Hall, Kitchen, Stage


  • Vacuum carpeted areas upstairs and down – spot clean between the pews
    • Vacuum Adoration Chapel when Adoration is suspended
  • Empty all trash & recycling containers
    • Must be done Saturday evening AND Sunday afternoon
  • Clean, sanitize and supply all restrooms
  • Wash / wipe all sinks and counter tops
    • Hospitality Area, Saint Francis Room, Youth Room
  • Remove marks of any origin on all walls
  • Check candles and refill in the Marian Oratory
  • Clean all windows and glass doors
  • Wash / wipe sinks and counters in Hospitality Area
  • Dust and remove all cobwebs (monthly)
  • Remove all debris, bugs within light fixtures (monthly)
  • Maintain baptismal font (as needed)

Activities Building

  • Dry mop the entryways – spot clean with wet mop
  • Dry mop Ambrose Hall – spot clean with wet mop
  • Clean, sanitize and supply all restrooms
  • Empty all trash & recycling containers
  • Clean classrooms
    • Wipe tables, counters and chalkboards, chalkboard trays, bookshelves
    • Dry mop or vacuum the floors – spot clean, as needed
  • Clean kitchen
    • Wash / wipe all sinks and counters
    • Clean oven
    • Wet mop the floor
    • Deep clean [monthly] with particular focus on the filters

Particular Responsibilities

  • Remove any particulate matter from sidewalks, parking lots (i.e. tree branches, litter, etc.)
  • Manicure grounds
    • Weed-eating particular areas
    • Maintain courtyard between Church Office and Friary
  • Maintain the two outdoor garbage / recycling areas (near Church Office & Activity Building)
  • Clean and empty all ashtrays
  • Clean leaves / grass by all Church entryways
  • Remove snow / ice on sidewalks of Church and Activities Building
  • Secure the buildings as needed – lights, PA, doors
    • Check restrooms for vacancy
  • Assist with setup and take down for special events
  • Be available for special cleaning projects – kitchen, carpet cleaning, strip & wax floors, window washing, painting projects, cleaning pews, etc.


To be present where needed, ready for work, to recognize situations that require additional effort, to put in more time when necessary, to provide an example of punctuality.
*To help create a productive and harmonious environment, promoting good morale, adequate communication and cooperative teamwork.
*To inform Maintenance Head of progress and/or of problems concerning the property.
*Respect for the Catholic faith and the Franciscan Friars
*Must be able to lift at least 50 pounds.
*Have a high school diploma, post high school education and/or technical training preferred
*Have 3-5 years experience in custodial, building maintenance or general labor
*Possess ability to understand and carry out routine oral and written instructions
* Possess ability to make routine decisions independently
* Possess ability to sustain long periods of light to moderately heavy physical activity
* Possess ability to organize, plan, and initiate programs and people
*Possess knowledge of cleaning and waxing compounds, heating and ventilating equipment, lawn mowers, snow blowers, lawn and plant fertilizers and insecticides, floor buffers and custodial equipment, safe use of all materials
* Possess basic knowledge and ability in plumbing, electricity, carpentry, painting and general repair work
* Possess thorough knowledge of proper safety techniques and procedures in lifting, pushing, pulling and other motions as required
* Possess knowledge of safe operation of a variety of hand tools and maintenance of small to medium machinery
* Have a valid, current Driver’s License
* Successfully complete the standard Archdiocese background check
* Successfully complete VIRTUS training
* Successfully complete physical exam

Organizational Name: St. Bonaventure

Organizational City: Bloomington

Position Contact Name: Deacon Mickey Redfearn

Position Contact Title: Executive Director

Position Contact Email:

Position Contact Phone: 952-854-4733

Benefits: Not Included

Experience: Preferred

Setting: Suburban

Number of Parish Households: 1,001-2,000

How to Apply

To apply please complete the complete this application and/or email your resume to Deacon Mickey Redfearn at

Job Categories: Maintenance. Job Types: Part-Time. Job Tags: 55420. Salaries: Commensurate with Experience.

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