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  • 513027
  • Full-time
  • Closing at: Dec 1 2022 at 23:55 MST


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Job Location:

Address:  1655 W. Jackson Street,  Phoenix,  AZ 85007

Monday thru Friday 3:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Posting Details:

Salary: $28,000.00 - $35,000.00

The anticipated hourly rate for this position is: $15.97 

Grade: 10

Job Summary:

Our Custodial Worker 2 position provides basic janitorial services, concentrating in heavy work environments with hard surfaced floors; washing walls; spots/shampoos/vacuums carpeting; assists with janitorial supplies distribution. This position works in continuous mobility assignments in multiple areas. Work product consists of cleaned and sanitized offices, break-rooms, restrooms, and common areas. This position also ensures that cleaning products are safely mixed and used and that cleaning supplies are delivered and stored properly. The position also ensures that buildings are secured and is responsible for a safe and sanitary environment in all areas of State buildings, meeting quality control standards established by the State of Arizona. General supervision by the Physical Plant Supervisor or Lead in the supervisor's absence.  Heavy lifting is required and requires the ability to pass a post-offer physical exam.

Job Duties:

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Cleans hard surfaced floors by wet mopping, stripping residue or spotting and buffing. Vacuums carpeting in office buildings, lifts spots with cleaning agents. Maintains stairwells, including cleaning, sanitizing, polishing handrails and chrome fixtures.

  • Removes trash and collects recycling, including picking up trash in the parking lot and around the exterior of the building.

  • Uses disinfectants to clean restrooms (Male/Female and Unisex). Wash and sanitize toilets, sinks and mirrors and restock disposables (e.g. hand soap, paper towels, toilet paper).

  • Dusts, polishes woodwork and furniture. Clean walls, doors, windows, wipe window sills and windows. Maintain day-to-day building cleanliness.

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities (KSAs):

Knowledge in: 

  • Cleaning procedures, sanitization and safety

  • The operation of powered cleaning equipment

  • Cleaning agents and chemical reactions when solutions are mixed

  • Cleaning supplies storage and rotation


Skills in:

  • The use and maintenance of industrial cleaning equipment and appliances

  • The application of cleaning methods and techniques

  • Positioning self to avoid injury when lifting heavy objects


Ability to:

  • Read, write and communicate effectively and follow oral and written instructions

  • Complete required daily paperwork

  • Use a computer to enter data and use Google products and email

  • Safely disposal of chemical liquids and other hazardous components

  • Exert physical effort in handling objects more than 50 pounds frequently

  • Push, pull, bend, twist and lift up to 50 pounds

  • Work in a physical environment, which involves dirt, odors, noise, weather extremes or similar elements most of the workday

  • Manage time effectively

Selective Preference(s):

The ideal candidate for this position will have:

Corporate building janitorial experience is preferred.

Pre-Employment Requirements:

This position is contingent upon passing a physical examination and requires possession of a valid Arizona Class D Driver License. Candidates for this position must complete and sign PART 1 of the State of Arizona Application for Employment at the time of interview, which will allow ADOT to obtain the candidate's motor vehicle record (MVR). The most recent 39-month period shown on the MVR will be reviewed in accordance with A.A.C. R2-10-207.11 (H) and (I). The review must show an acceptable driving record prior to any offer of employment being made by ADOT. Employment is contingent upon an acceptable MVR.


The Arizona Department of Administration offers a comprehensive benefits package to include:
• Sick leave
• Vacation with 10 paid holidays per year
• Health and dental insurance
• Retirement plan
• Life insurance and long-term disability insurance
• Optional employee benefits include short-term disability insurance, deferred compensation plans, and supplemental life insurance

For a complete list of benefits provided by The State of Arizona, please visit our benefits page


Mandatory participation in the Arizona State Retirement System (ASRS) is required.

Contact Us:

Arizona State Government is an EOE/ADA Reasonable Accommodation Employer. Persons with a disability may request a reasonable accommodation such as a sign language interpreter or an alternative format by calling (602) 712-7279. Requests should be made as early as possible to allow sufficient time to arrange the accommodation. ADOT is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. All newly hired employees will be subject to E-Verify Employment Eligibility Verification.


All Arizona state employees operate within the Arizona Management System (AMS), an intentional, results-driven approach for doing the work of state government whereby every employee reflects on performance, reduces waste, and commits to continuous improvement with sustainable progress.  Through AMS, every state employee seeks to understand customer needs, identify problems, improve processes, and measure results.  
State employees are highly engaged, collaborative and embrace a culture of public service.

The State of Arizona is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.