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Job ID 19650 Omaha, Nebraska

Business: Boys Town

Job Summary:In a career as a Custodian, you join a team that is changing the lives of youth and families every day.Your behind-the-scenes work is what leads to making the magic of our mission come true every day. Boys Town serves thousands of children and their families around the United States, which means that we need you to keep our operations running smoothly and efficiently. No matter your role at Boys Town, you contribute to helping us change the future of America's youth.

Schedule: Full Time. 3:30p-Midnight Monday-Friday, Rotating Weekend, On-Call. Qualifies for Shift Differential.


Performs general cleaning duties and monitors maintenance conditions.

  • Sweeps, mops, strips, seals, finishes, and buffs floors; vacuums, pre-spots, and cleans carpets and upholstered surfaces.
  • Cleans and sanitizes restrooms and showers.
  • Maintains an uncluttered environment; identifies and reports possible safety hazards.
  • Closes buildings at the end of the day to ensure security.
  • Washes windows; disposes of waste and litter; removes marks from walls.
  • Performs routine maintenance, including replaces light bulbs, etc., and reports maintenance conditions to supervisor in a timely manner.
  • Supervises and trains student workers as needed.

Serves as a role model in carrying out the Father Flanagan's Boys' Home mission.

  • Directs all activities towards the fulfillment of the Boys Town mission o Directs all actions to reflect the values and principles of Boys Town.
  • Establishes and maintains an environment that encourages teamwork, collaboration, and ethical behavior.
  • Maintains regular, reliable and predictable attendance.
  • Supports other members of the management team and their work.
  • Other Duties: This job description incorporates the essential functions and duties required for this position. However, other duties may be required and assigned at times and as determined by a supervisor in order to meet the needs of the organization.

Required Qualifications:

  • High school or equivalent preferred.
  • Previous custodial experience preferred.

Physical Requirements And Equipment Usage: Position requires constant physical activity often exerting 30 to 50 pounds of force, walking, scrubbing, bending, reaching, and pushing machinery.

About Boys Town:

A National Historic Landmark since 1985, the Village of Boys Town is now the only National Historic Landmark District in Nebraska. At any given time, about 400 boys and girls live in the Village, receiving care and guidance for a wide range of behavioral, emotional and academic issues. When Father Edward J. Flanagan purchased the Overlook Farm in 1921, it became the new, permanent site of Boys Town. Over the decades that followed, schools, churches and homes were built, and tens of thousands of young lives were transformed.

Our employees are our #1 supporters when it comes to achieving Boys Town's mission, which is why we offer an array of competitive and attractive benefit options. Unique perks to Boys Town employees and their families include free visits to Boys Town Physicians, free prescriptions, tuition assistance, access to the campus Field House, parenting resources from our experts and advancement opportunities within the organization, just to name a few. Working at Boys Town is more than just a job, it is a way of life.

Date Posted: September 22, 2022

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