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Janitors work in building maintenance to ensure that offices, business, schools, and stores are kept clean. Skills displayed on the sample resumes of Janitors include cleaning windows, glass, and mirrors using soapy water and other cleaners, sponges, and squeegees; dusting furniture and scrubbing surfaces clean; moving heavy equipment and furniture; and cleaning buildings by empting the trash, as well as sweeping and mopping floors. Candidates do not need to list any formal education requirements on their resumes.

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Janitor

Conducted bi-weekly site visits to make sure the sites were being cleaned properly.

  • Was responsible for ensuring other workers completed work to standards.
  • Communicated with managers and program directors about their satisfaction of the cleaning jobs and helped facilitated renewals of contracts.
  • Was responsible for ensuring work sites were properly cleaned.
  • Picked up and delivered departmental mail at various sites.
  • Was responsible for the deliveries of cleaning supplies to various work sites, as well as maintaining inventory of all supplies.
  • Minor plumbing work, stripping, waxing, and buffing floors.
Candidate Info
13
years in
workforce
13
years
at this job
BA
Deviant Behavior
2

Janitor

Full time janitor ensuring effective and timely completion of janitorial operations specific to the assigned areas.

  • Provided carpet cleaning, vacuuming, floor care, trash removal and restroom cleaning for business offices.
  • Removed all finger marks and smudges from vertical surfaces, including doors, door frames, around light switches, private entrances, glass and partitions.
  • Followed directions from supervisors to adhere to a rotation schedule of assigned quadrants with co-workers as a team.
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
3

Janitor

Maintained a clean environment within the childcare center according to state regulations and requirements.

  • Sanitized toys, floors and walls for safety.
  • Professionally cleaned carpets and rugs on a monthly basis.
  • Vacuumed all rugs and carpets throughout center.
  • Wiped down all office fixtures, furniture and equipment on a daily basis
  • Maintained outside landscaping according to city regulations.
Candidate Info
11
years in
workforce
7
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
4

Janitor

Keeping the St. Josephs Hospital of Saline clean up to their standards at all times.

  • Empty, clean all waste containers, and remove waste paper and garbage.
  • Vacuum all rugs and carpeted areas in offices, lobbies, and corridors.
  • Mop and wax flooring.
  • Clean entry doors/windows glass inside and outside.
  • Wipe clean all office furniture and fixtures.
  • Damp wipe and polish all glass furniture tops.
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
8
months
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
Nursing Program
5

Janitor

Assigned workers their duties and inspected work for conformance to prescribed standards of cleanliness.

  • Inventoried stock to ensure adequate supplies.
  • Demonstrated use and maintenance of equipment.
  • Swept, mopped, scrubbed and vacuumed hallways, stairs and office space.
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
BS
Accounting
6

Janitor

Empty and clean all waste containers, remove waste paper and garbage

  • Vacuum all rugs and carpeted areas in offices, lobbies and corridors
  • Clean entry door glass inside and out
  • Using chemicals in a safe manner
  • Substantial knowledge of dusting and cleaning office desks and furniture that is not cluttered
  • Ability to prioritize and perform multiple tasks simultaneously
  • Ability to follow oral and written instructions
Candidate Info
11
years in
workforce
11
months
at this job
7

Janitor

  • Solely maintained an important research building at Ohio State University Medical Center.
  • Point of contact and liaison between professors, students, security and maintenance to resolve problems and concerns.
  • Mopped and waxed hallways, research/biohazard labs, stairwells and bathrooms. Cleaned toilets, sinks and mirrors.
  • Vacuumed and dusted professors' offices, conference rooms and break rooms.
  • Collected garbage and recycling for proper disposal in receptacles outside.
Candidate Info
25
years in
workforce
7
months
at this job
8

Janitor

Shampooed carpets, floors and ceramic tiles of twenty floor high-rise building

  • Cleared debris and recycled trash
  • Swept, vacuumed and mopped apartment units
  • Cleaned glass doors and mirrors
  • Emptied trash containers
  • Cleaned baseboards as well as low and high furnishings
  • Ability to understand instructions on cleaning products and know the proper use
  • Ensured that all areas were cleared and free of dust
Candidate Info
15
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
9

Janitor

Emptied and cleaned all waste containers

  • Swept, vacuumed, and mopped floors
  • Followed all security and workers rules and regulations
  • Cleaned and maintained bathrooms
  • Organized space for daily use
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
AA
Communication Multimedia Journalism
10

Janitor

Responsible for cleaning twenty four floor building by sweeping, mopping and waxing

  • Responsible for remodeling apartments for future tenants
  • Moved heavy equipment, furniture and supplies manually
  • Responsible for maintaining outside grounds
Candidate Info
12
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma

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