Janitor (2:00 PM - 10:30 PM)

Updated: 3 months ago
Location: Chicago, ILLINOIS

JANITOR (2:00 PM - 10:30 PM Shift)



City Colleges of Chicago is looking to fill a Janitor opening to perform all traditional janitorial work in and around the buildings.



  • Dust all ledges, counter tops, files, office equipment, desk and walls. 
  • Dust mop all hard surfaces. 
  • Spot cleaning or complete washing of all walls, files, desk tops, office glass, partitions, doors, chairs, blackboards, mirrors, waste baskets and garbage cans, office machines and ash trays.
  • Thorough cleaning of all bathroom fixtures and partitions. 
  • Polishing furniture.
  • Metal polishing. 
  • Hosing and sweeping of sidewalks. 
  • Trash removal. 
  • Dismantling and cleaning of light fixtures. 
  • Operation of vacuum cleaners. 
  • Cleaning of Venetian blinds (washing & vacuuming). 
  • Policing of facility and grounds (inside & outside). 
  • Washing of exterior walls. 
  • Scraping of gum and other objects form hard surfaces and carpet. 
  • Spot cleaning furniture or carpet, but not more than 2 hours per day.
  • Setting up and /or take down of chairs and tables. 
  • Wet mopping or spot mopping public corridors, washrooms, classrooms and any hard surfaces. 
  • Operation of compactors and /or balers. 
  • Maintenance of outside ground (raking, grass cutting, watering, garbage, etc.).



  • Completion of a high school diploma or the equivalent preferred. 
    • Preference will be given to current temporary janitors at City Colleges of Chicago.
  • Must be able to work 4:00 AM to 12:30 PM Monday through Friday.
  • Must be able to perform all duties listed above.   


Malcolm X College is a Promising Places to Work in Community Colleges award winner! The award is given by the National Institute for Staff and Organizational Development (NISOD), a membership organization committed to promoting and celebrating excellence in teaching and leadership at community and technical colleges, and Diverse: Issues in Higher Education, a leading academic publication.   

MXC was recognized for its best-in-class student and staff recruitment and retention practices, inclusive learning and working environments, and meaningful community service and engagement opportunities.  

WE OFFER: Excellent health benefits at a low cost; Investment plans 403(b) & 457(b); SURS Retirement Plan; Generous vacation, holidays, personal and sick days; Tuition Reimbursement and Public Service Loan Forgiveness. For a more detailed overview of benefits please visit our benefits page.  

Chicago residency is required for all full-time employees within 6 months of hire.  
 We are an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer.

Thank you for your interest in City Colleges!

This position is represented by the Local 73 SEIU union.

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