Janitorial Services at MrsMaintenance.com
Mrs Maintenance has the proper job description of janitorial services. A janitor is not only a person who is passing the mop. A janitor is usually a well trained maintenance personal. In this article, you will read about all the different aspect of the janitor’s job.
Service with a smile
A janitor is responsible for the cleanliness of a building, school, retiree home or office building for example. This person is often in contact with other staff members or children or clients. He needs to be polite and behave in a friendly manner at every encounter. The janitor is often a goto person for questions regarding the facilities. A plus is to have an handyman attitude towards activities like repairs or maintenance.
A typical day of Janitorial Services
7:00 Make sure the premises are secured and nobody entered the building illegally at night.
7:01 Grab a nice cup of coffee
7:02 Establish the work plan for the day
7:10 Empty all waste basket and bring every garbage outside
8:00 Mop all floors to give them a nice fresh smell
9:00 Clean the women bathrooms
10:00 Clean the men bathrooms
11:00 Take lunch break
11:30 Clean the lunch room
12:00 Dust desk and window seals
13:00 Water plants and do small repairs
14:00 Empty waste baskets
14:30 Order cleaning supplies
15:00 Go home!
Steps to become a great Janitor
- Learn a lot about hygiene
- Learn to smile to clients, children and coworkers
- Be willing to learn about cleaning products, innovative techniques and technologies
- Be flexible to every situation
- Act as if you were the best employee in the building!
Tasks of a Janitor
Work performed by janitors and building cleaners is all about hygiene and maintaining building in a great shape.
Janitorial services often include the following tasks:
Cleaning and restocking bathrooms
Emptying waste bins
Restocking restroom paper products and other supplies such as feminine products and air fresheners
Cleaning floors (mopping, sweeping, polishing)
Carpet cleaning (dry method, extraction, steam and bonnet)
Cleaning stainless steel and other special surfaces
Clearing lunch room/kitchen
Cleaning tables in cubicles, meeting rooms, etc…
Emptying trash and recycling bin
Unlocking and locking buildings at the beginning and end of the day
Stripping and waxing floors using a floor buffer
Cleaning air-conditioner vents
Accident cleaning like vomit