City of Garland, TX

Building Attendant - Facilities

Location US-TX-Garland
Posted Date 2 weeks ago(10/13/2021 2:49 PM)
Job ID
# of Openings Remaining
Facilities Management
Target Hiring Range
Depending on Qualifications
Regular Full-Time

Position Summary

Responsible for performing semi-skilled manual labor work in keeping offices, buildings and surrounding grounds in a clean and orderly condition.

Essential Job Functions

  1. Maintain City facilities’ flooring by sweeping, mopping, shampooing and scrubbing.
  2. Clean woodwork, furniture, desk, chairs, filing cabinets and telephones.
  3. Complete detailed vacuuming of carpets and other applicable surfaces.
  4. Maintain sanitary condition of facilities by cleaning sinks, mirrors, countertops, toilets and drinking fountains.
  5. Complete special projects as assigned.

Minimum Education & Work Experience

 High School Diploma or General Equivalency Diploma (GED)
 No experience required
Or an equivalent combination of education and experience sufficient to successfully perform the essential functions of the job.

Preferred Knowledge - Abilities & Skills

Education/ Experience:     

  • 6 months to 1 year experience in maintenance, custodial services or similar experience

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:           

  • General knowledge of maintenance upkeep
  • Skill in operating general cleaning maintenance equipment
  • Ability to work to make independent decisions
  • Ability to develop and maintain effective working relationships with City personnel

Licenses & Certifications

 Valid Class C Texas Driver’s License

Physical Tasks & Working Conditions

The incumbent works in an outdoor and indoor environment; with occasional exposure to unpleasant environmental conditions or hazards. Requires ability to carry 20 to 30 pounds. Tasks require physical labor, exposure to dust and cleaning chemicals.


Models Organizational Values
Customer Service/Interpersonal Skills/Communication/Problem Solving
Dependability/Adaptability/ Flexibility
Productivity/Quality/Technical Skills/Work Environment Safety
Teamwork/Managing Conflict/Negotiation Skills


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