Job Description

Animal Shelter Day Porter Custodian (Operations)
Grand Rapids, MI, United States of America


West Michigan Janitorial provides industry-leading janitorial service to businesses in West Michigan. We employ nearly 400 Custodians and Janitors for positions cleaning in commercial environments. 

We are looking for several Custodians/Janitors to serve the Kent County Animal Shelter. 

Responsibilities of the Custodian/Janitor:

  • Clean and restock restrooms
  • Empty Trash recepticles
  • Dust office equipment
  • Wipe down hard surfaces 
  • Vaccum, sweep, mop floors
  • Clean interior windows/ doors
  • Clean exam rooms
  • wash, dry, fold laundry,
  • etc...

Job Skills / Requirements

Requirements of Custodian/Janitor:

  • No prior experience required
  • Ability to walk and stand for prolonged periods
  • Ability to bend, stoop, reach and lift up to 25 pounds
  • Ability to use motorized equipment (vacuum, hand operated floor cleaners)
  • Ability to read and comprehend instructions and safety related materials
  • To be considered for full-time, you must have a valid drivers license and reliable transportation
  • Must be able to pass a background check

Custodians/Janitors have daily exposure to cleaning solutions. 

Additional Information / Benefits

This position is 3 hours per day, 7 days per week. 


Applicants need to be comfortable working in a setting with animals, including large dogs. 



This is a Part-Time position 1st Shift.