Custodian (Sunday-Thursday, 5pm-1am)

Custodial and Support Services

Openings: 1


Gustavus Adolphus College is one of the nation’s leading private liberal arts colleges serving over 2,200 students. The College aspires to be a community of persons from diverse backgrounds who respect and affirm the dignity of all people. Known for its strong science, writing, music, athletics, study-away, and service-learning programs, Gustavus is located on a scenic 340-acre hill in St. Peter, Minnesota only one hour southwest of the Twin Cities. 

Job Description 

Gustavus Adolphus College invites applications for a non-exempt (hourly) Custodian in the Custodial and Support Services Department. The work schedule is 40 hours per week, 52 weeks per year. Sunday - Thursday, 5pm-1am position.

**This position offers a night shift pay differential**


  • Properly cleans and maintains multiple areas as assigned
  • Shampooing carpets, waxing floors, polishing glass, emptying trash, recycling, compost.
  • Maintaining floors, cleaning wood, linoleum, tile, and other flooring types.
  • Report’s maintenance concerns via work order request to appropriate personnel.



  • Medical, Dental, Vision and Life Insurance and more
  • Employee and family tuition benefit
  • Retirement plan with 7% employer contribution after one year service
  • Generous time away plans including 13 paid holidays 
  • Free wellbeing programming and on-campus daily fitness classes
  • Set work shifts


  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • Six months experience in custodial operations in an education-based work environment

Application Procedures: To apply for this position, please continue the process on our website, to complete the online application. 

Gustavus Adolphus College does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, ancestry, sex, disability, religion, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, or veteran status in its education or employment programs or activities. 

Click on the following link to learn more about Gustavus's campus-wide commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion.


Tim Sisk | | 507-933-7628

Posted: Tue Mar 8, 2022

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