Day Custodian

Position posted on: 11-27-2019

Position Summary:

Lycoming College seeks applications for Day Custodian.  Custodians perform routine and non-routine custodial maintenance as part of a team assigned to specific buildings or areas on campus.  Responsibilities include the proper use of custodial materials, supplies and equipment to perform custodial and housekeeping services.  Specific duties include dusting, polishing, floor cleaning, cleaning interior and exterior surfaces, trash and recyclable materials removal.  Custodians may assist with set-up of facilities for meetings, classrooms, conferences and special events.  The day shift position is scheduled to work 5 am to 1 pm Monday through Friday.  Excellent benefit package including health insurance, retirement plan, and tuition remission benefits for dependents, life and long-term disability insurance, paid holidays and paid time off.

Required Experience & Qualifications:

One year of industrial or commercial cleaning experience preferred.  Must be energetic, a positive team player, and able to follow oral and written instructions.  Physical requirements include the ability to frequently bend, kneel, stoop, push/pull, reach above and below shoulder height, climb ladders and stairs, routinely lift and carry objects up to 25 lbs. unassisted, and move objects up to 50 lbs. with assistance as needed.

To Apply:

Send cover letter and resume including names and telephone numbers of three professional references in PDF format preferred.  Please reference "Day Custodian" in the subject line of the email.


Postal Address:

Attn:  Human Resources/Day Custodian
Lycoming College
Campus Box 861
One College Place
Williamsport, PA 17701-5192

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.  Post-offer, pre-employment drug screen and criminal background check conducted.

Founded in 1812, Lycoming College is one of the nation's oldest and most respected residential liberal arts colleges. Lycoming is ranked by Forbes as a Top ROI College and by The Princeton Review as one of The 385 Best Colleges. Lycoming College's strong endowment-per-student and fiscal acumen provide the foundation to support a first-rate undergraduate education. The College is dedicated to providing a high-quality liberal arts and sciences education including more than 100 majors, minors, and concentrations. Our community of scholars collaborate with and mentor our diverse student body of approximately 1,200 active learners, including 35 percent international and domestic students of color, representing over 50 states, territories, and countries. Students compete in 17 NCAA Division III sports, participate in faculty-driven research, thrive in a robust program of internships, and study abroad in more than two dozen countries. Lycoming is located in Williamsport, PA, a city rich in the arts and ideally situated for outdoor recreation. Williamsport is the site of a world-class healthcare system (UPMC Susquehanna), modern manufacturing, federal offices and county seat, energy and natural gas resources, and home to and the birthplace of the Little League World Series. Learn more at

Lycoming College proudly celebrates and values diversity. We are committed to fostering an inclusive campus community supporting all faculty, staff, and students. We encourage applications from candidates with diverse backgrounds and all who are interested in supporting and contributing to our mission. Lycoming College is an equal opportunity employer.