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State of Washington Classified Job Specification


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Class Code: 678H
Category: Inst. Food & Personal Services


Perform custodial duties and routine maintenance work on buildings, facilities and equipment.

Distinguishing Characteristics

Perform custodial duties and, under general supervision, a variety of routine maintenance work in plumbing, electrical, carpentry, mechanical or related work.

Typical Work

Maintain and repair a variety of heavy duty floor machines such as washers, vacuums and buffers; replace drive wheels, shafts, gears, valves and electrical switches; oil motors and clean terminals; 

Maintain parts and equipment supplies, parts catalogs and equipment maintenance records; 

Perform minor repairs on electrical circuits, steam or waterlines, plumbing fixtures, lights and partitions; clean clogged drains and sewer lines; replace broken windows; 

May instruct other personnel in routine maintenance or custodial techniques; 

Perform related duties as required.

Legal Requirement(s)

There may be instances where individual positions must have additional licenses or certification. It is the employer’s responsibility to ensure the appropriate licenses/certifications are obtained for each position. 

Desirable Qualifications

Physical ability to do required work; AND one year of experience as a Maintenance Custodian, or equivalent. 

Equivalent education/experience will substitute for all minimum qualifications except when there are legal requirements, such as a license/certification/registration.

Class Specification History

New Class: 5-17-73
Revise Class: 1-16-75
Revise Class: 11-01-81
Revise MQ: 7-2-90
New class code, formerly 5233, effective July 1, 2007.
(07/11/2008) Revised class title, adopted July 10, 2008 and effective July 11, 2008; formerly Maintenance Custodian 2.
(07/27/2009) Removed typical work language that was incorrect.
Base range salary adjustment adopted 6/30/2017, effective 7/1/2017.
Base range salary adjustment adopted 6/13/2019, effective 7/1/2019; from range 31 to 34.