Summer Cleaners & Groundskeepers

Queensbury Union Free School District   Queensbury, NY   Full-time     Maintenance
Posted on April 22, 2024


Queensbury Union Free School District is seeking reliable and motivated individuals to join our team as Summer Cleaners & Groundskeepers. This temporary position is crucial to maintaining a safe, clean, and welcoming environment for students, staff, and visitors during the summer months. If you take pride in your work, enjoy working outdoors, and want to contribute positively to the school community, we encourage you to apply.


  1. Cleaning and Sanitizing:
    • Perform daily cleaning tasks such as sweeping, mopping, dusting, and vacuuming classrooms, offices, hallways, and common areas.
    • Disinfect and sanitize surfaces, including desks, chairs, doorknobs, and other high-touch areas, using approved cleaning agents.
    • Empty and clean waste receptacles regularly.
    • Restock restroom supplies as needed.
  2. Grounds Maintenance:
    • Maintain the cleanliness and appearance of school grounds by picking up litter, emptying outdoor trash cans, and keeping walkways clear.
    • Assist with lawn care duties such as mowing, trimming, edging, and weeding.
    • Help with the upkeep of athletic fields, playgrounds, and outdoor recreational areas.
  3. Assist with Special Projects:
    • Support maintenance staff with tasks such as moving furniture, setting up for events, and minor repairs.
    • Follow safety protocols and guidelines when using equipment or handling hazardous materials.
  4. Communication:
    • Report any maintenance issues, safety concerns, or needed repairs to the appropriate supervisor promptly.
    • Collaborate effectively with team members and supervisors to ensure tasks are completed efficiently.


  • High school diploma or equivalent preferred.
  • Prior experience in custodial work, groundskeeping, or related fields is a plus but not required; training will be provided.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
  • Strong attention to detail and a commitment to maintaining cleanliness and safety standards.
  • Physical stamina and the ability to perform tasks that involve bending, lifting, and standing for extended periods.
  • Reliable transportation to and from the work location.

Schedule and Compensation:

$17.25/hour, M-F


How to Apply:

Apply ASAP to  


Queensbury Union Free School District is an Equal Opportunity Employer