Custodial Supervisor

Goshen College seeks applicants for a full-time custodial supervisor.

Description and Responsibilities:

Provide supervision of the housekeeping function for all campus buildings and facilities. Responsible for hiring, training, and supervising all custodians and student employees in the custodial department. Responsible for selecting, ordering and maintaining all cleaning material, supplies and equipment needed for the department. Responsible for the health and safety training for the department. Reports to the Director of Facilities.



4-year college degree or compensatory experience of at least three years management.

Mental Demands/Skills:

Strong communication skills, both written and verbal are essential.  Knowledge of efficient and successful methods of cleaning, knowledge and awareness of health and safety issues, organizational and management skills, and the ability to prioritize.

Physical Demands:

Bending, lifting up to 50 lbs, reaching and pulling. Must be able to climb stairs. Must be able to work on a ladder. Must be able to work on his/her feet for a long time. Visual capabilities require reading of label on cleaning products and the ability to do on-site inspections of custodial cleaning.

About Goshen College:

Goshen College is a liberal arts institution dedicated to the development of informed, articulate, sensitive and responsible Christians.  It is nationally ranked for its study abroad programs.  As a ministry of the Mennonite Church, the institution seeks to integrate Christian values with educational and professional life.  Goshen College has adopted five core values around which programs are built:  1) Christ-centered; 2) Passionate Learners; 3) Servant Leaders; 4) Compassionate Peacemakers; and (5) Global Citizens.  The college is located in the heart of Elkhart County, centrally located within several hours of Chicago, Indianapolis and Detroit.  Residents of Goshen enjoy a culturally diverse small-town atmosphere with an active arts community, a vibrant downtown, the Maple City Greenway network of bicycle paths and affordable housing prices.

How to Apply:

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Please be sure to provide all required materials noted below, as incomplete applications may not be considered.  Application materials may be attached to the Faculty Information Form or sent electronically to

  • Complete and submit the online Faculty Information Form
  • Letter of application
  • Résumé
  • Three professional letters of reference

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. 

Goshen College is an equal opportunity employer, committed to enhancing diversity across the institution. Goshen College does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national or ethnic origin, sex, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or any legally protected status. To protect the welfare and provide for the safety of the students, employees, visitors and resources of Goshen College, background checks are conducted by the Office of Human Resources on all new and re-hired employees.

Human Resources
Goshen College
1700 S. Main Street
Goshen, IN 46526-4795

Telephone: (574) 535-7111