Custodian
Department
Maintenance
Location
California - Los Angeles
Reports To
Maintenance Supervisor
FLSA Classification
Non-Exempt

Job Function

AMVAC’s Custodian is responsible for cleaning and caring for the facilities in our Los Angeles manufacturing plant. Duties include cleaning and sanitizing office areas for the plant management and office employees and taking care of minor maintenance activities.  This is a full-time position with excellent benefits and paid time off.

AMVAC®, an American Vanguard company, has successfully served the results driven global markets through development, manufacturing and marketing of products for agricultural and commercial use.  

Job Duties & Responsibilities

  • Daily cleaning and sanitizing of the office areas, conference rooms, restrooms, locker rooms, lobby area and kitchens
  • Vacuum carpet and clean floors; clean walls and doors as required
  • Clean and disinfect restrooms and locker rooms; fill dispensers and replace paper goods
  • Clean and disinfect kitchens, drinking fountains, microwaves and refrigerators
  • Empty & clean waste cans; remove empty boxes and store containers
  • Weekly deep cleansing of manufacturing offices, conference rooms & kitchen including refrigerators
  • Reqular cleaning of air purifiers, fans, air vents, blinds, light fixtures and bookshelves 
  • Quarterly tasks including shampoo carpets, thoroughly clean and wax floors
  • Follow safety guidelines including oral and written safety procedures and policies  

Skills & Qualifications

  • Basic Math and English language skills to follow safety guidelines
  • Ability to read and follow directions including instructions provided by manufacturer
  • Be able to lift and move up to 25 pounds frequently, safely move 50 pounds – 100 pounds occasionally
  • Function and perform the job duties while wearing Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) as found in a chemical manufacturing plant and working around hazardous materials
  • Follow verbal and written instruction
  • Must also pass post‐offer drug test, background check and other appropriate tests as required 

Education Requirements

  • High school or general education degree (GED)

Experience Requirements

  • 1+ year work experience as an industrial custodian / janitorial position

AMVAC offers:

  • Health insurance including Medical, Dental, Vision,
  • Health Savings Account (HSA) / Flexible Spending Account (FSA) available
  • Life and AD&D Insurance 
  • 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan with employer matching
  • Employee Stock Purchasing Plan with employee discount
  • Vacation, Sick & Holiday Pay

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We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

AMVAC is proud to be an EEO/AA employer M/F/D/V. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment background checks and substance abuse testing.