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Salary: $2,140.00 - $2,678.00
Posted: 05/06/2015

Job Description:

One of the many benefits of working for CalVet includes knowing that you support the Agency’s mission to “serve California’s veterans and their families”.

Final Filing Date: Until Filled

Tenure: Permanent
Time Base: Full-Time

Location: Department of Veterans Affairs – Los Angeles, CA

Who Should Apply:

Current State employees in this classification or those who are eligible on a certification list, transfers or reinstatement may apply for this vacancy.


If you are not a current State employee or otherwise eligible, you may qualify for a civil service examination based on the minimum qualifications for the classification. To view a current listing of examinations being offered by the California Department of Veterans Affairs, please visit our website at or to view examinations offered by all State departments, please visit the CalHR website at

Honorably discharged veterans who meet the requirements listed above are encouraged to apply.

Duties and Responsibilities:
Under general direction of Supervising Custodian II or their designee, perform a variety of custodial cleaning tasks which include sweeping, scrubbing, mopping, spotting and waxing floors, vacuuming rugs and carpets, cleaning and disinfecting lobbies, offices, kitchens, stairs, elevators, clinics, labs, patient areas and support rooms. Performs scouring of sinks, toilets, shower stalls, disinfecting floors, walls and furniture. Duties are assigned daily by supervisors and subject to change due to staffing issues and needs, rotations and shifts. Demonstrate a complete knowledge of chemicals and equipment used in performing all required cleaning duties.

Empties trash, relining containers, fills and polishes dispensers, vacuums and cleans vents, performs high and low dusting, removes soiled linen bags and soiled personal clothing carts, transports soiled linen carts to appropriate dock for pick up, performs isolation cleaning, blood spills and emergency clean up.

Performs floor and carpet care duties of stripping, waxing, sealing, buffing, where required, throughout the facility.

Performs furniture moves within the building, set ups and take downs. Change draperies, cubicle curtains and shower curtains. Participate in ongoing training about chemicals, policies and procedures, infection control, etc.

Other job related duties as required.

How to Apply: Visit the CalHR website at:, to download the application. Submit your completed and signed State Application (Std. 678) to: Department of Veterans Affairs, Human Resources Office, 11500 Nimitz Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90049-3566, Attn: Tracy Folau

Note: In the Explanations section on the State application, you must clearly indicate the basis of your eligibility, i.e., list, transfer, SROA, Surplus, Re-employment, Reinstatement or Training and Development Assignment. Failure to do so could result in being rejected from the interview process.

Questions: If you have any questions, request information concerning this posting, need assistance in the application process, or require any type of Reasonable Accommodation, please contact Yolanda Lewis in the Human Resources Office at (424) 832-8375 TDD: (800) 735-2929

For more information about additional employment opportunities at CalVet please visit:

The Department of Veterans Affairs is an equal opportunity employer – equal opportunity to all regardless of race, color, creed, national origin, ancestry, sex, marital status, disability, religious or political affiliation, age, or sexual orientation. Per Military and Veterans Code, Section 80, whenever possible, preference shall be given to veterans for employment in the Department of Veteran Affairs. It is an objective of the State of California to achieve a drug-free workplace. Any applicant for State employment will be expected to behave in accordance with this objective because the use of illegal drugs is inconsistent with the law of the State, the rules governing civil service and the special trust placed in public servants. Applications will be subject to screening and only the most qualified will be interviewed. Successful completion of live scan and a pre-employment physical (including drug testing for certain civil service classifications) may be required.

Bulletin release date: 05/06/2015

Additional Information:

Working Title Position Number
Custodian - FREE PARKING 576 - xxx - 2011 - xxx
Location County
CalVet - West Los Angeles LOS ANGELES
Timebase Tenure
Full Time Permanent   month(s)
Final Filing Date: Department Link:
Until Filled
Contact Unit/Address Contact Name/Phone
Human Resources
11500 Nimitz Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90049
Yolanda Lewis
(424) 832-8375

Special Requirements:
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