Custodian - Casual

North Ottawa Community Health | Grand Haven, MI

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Posted Date 8/05/2022

General Definition and Scope of Job

The Environmental Services Custodian functions are as follows:

  • Daily preventive and restorative maintenance to both hard and carpeted surfaces within the facility.
  • Project work such as wall, furniture and fixture cleaning.
  • General duties associated with room reservations such as room and equipment set up.
  • This position interacts directly with patients, staff and visitors on a daily basis.


What are the Minimum Skills, Experience and Educational Requirements?

  • High School diploma or equivalent required.
  • On-the-job training experience preferred.
  • Able to comprehend written and oral communication.
  • Must have good infection control understanding.
  • Healthcare custodial/janitorial experience preferred.

What are the Critical Demands of the Job?

  • Must be able to stand 90% of shift.
  • Must be able to operate equipment such as burnishers and carpet extractors.
  • Must be able to document work performed and follow guidelines for such documentation.
  • Must be able to lift, push, pull, bend down and move equipment, supplies, etc, in excess of 35 pounds.
  • Must be able to perform work at a variety of levels; including work on ladders.
  • Job entails considerable reaching, stooping, lifting, bending, kneeling and crouching.
  • Must be able to operate equipment such as tasking carpet extractors.
  • Able to work various shifts, weekends and holidays.

What are the Working Conditions?

  • Working with machinery and chemicals at all times.
  • Constant lifting and physical activity.
  • Majority of work is conducted indoors with some outside work performed.
  • Working with cleaning chemicals.

North Ottawa Community Hospital is an 81-bed, acute care hospital located in Grand Haven, Michigan on the shores of Lake Michigan. We are a community health care system with a variety of inpatient, outpatient and support service. Affiliate organizations strengthen our seamless delivery of care, by transforming us into a health care delivery system.


  • High School or better
Job Type
Full time

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