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Idaho Department of Juvenile Corrections

P.O. Box 83720
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Custodian Leadworker

Idaho Department of Juvenile Corrections

Open for Recruitment: July 11, 2017 - Open until further notice
Announcement # 02008052162
Salary Range: $9.61-$13.16 per hour D.O.E. -Plus Competitive Benefits!

Location(s): St. Anthony

The Idaho Department of Juvenile Corrections is seeking

a Custodian Leadworker at our facility in St. Anthony

General Information:

  • This announcement will be used to fill the current and future vacancies at Idaho Department of Juvenile Corrections in St. Anthony, only.  If you have previously applied for Custodian Leadworker and wish to be considered for the current vacancy, you must reapply under this announcement. Previous scores will not be used. 
  • A complete criminal history background investigation including, but not limited to, the Idaho State Police Criminal Identification Bureau and the Idaho Department of Health and Welfare will be conducted on the successful applicant.


  • Heavy-duty cleaning of facility offices and rooms, restrooms, classrooms, juvenile living and intake areas, medical offices, gym, kitchen, and IT & administrative areas.
  • Assists in the instruction and supervision of temporary help (juveniles) as well as staff in proper cleaning procedures.
  • Maintains supplies in custodial closets and stocks paper products as well as cleaning supplies throughout the facility.  Also helps in maintaining up-to-date MSDS information of products used in the facility.
  • Assists in the supervision and tasks of setting up for special events, moving of furniture, appliances, and setting up of audio/visual equipment.
  • Assists in maintaining facility operation, security, and indoor air quality in the building.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Good knowledge of: the methods, materials, and equipment used in heavy-duty custodial work including related safety practices; cleaning agents and related products and their possible reactions.
  • Some knowledge of: supervisory practices; sanitation and infection control; training methods used in custodial work.
  • Experience: operating industrial-type high-speed cleaning equipment; performing minor maintenance on custodial equipment; using hand tools to repair cleaning equipment; explaining the use and maintenance of custodial equipment.
  • Willingness to supervise and work directly with juveniles in a correctional setting.
  • The successful applicant must be willing to take and pass a Tuberculosis test within 30 days of employment.


You will receive a score based on your responses. 

All responses must be supported in the work history, resume, and/or education portion of your application. Responses that are not supported by work history, resume or education will result in a failing score.

You must receive a minimum rating of 70 to pass this examination. 

To preview the exam, click on the “Preview Exam” link below (you will not be able to take the exam from this screen). If you wish to take the exam, click on any Apply Online button and follow the instructions provided.

How to Apply:

Click on any Apply Online button and follow the instructions provided to complete the Application Checklist and Exam for this position. When updating your online application information, please select Idaho Department of Juvenile Corrections under "Agencies," Full-Time under "Job Type/Shift," and St. Anthony under "Cities."


Preview Exam

At the discretion of the appointing authority, compensatory time off may be provided in lieu of overtime cash compensation.

Hiring is done without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age or disability. In addition, preference may be given to veterans who qualify under state and federal laws and regulations. If you need special accommodations to satisfy testing requirements, please contact the Division of Human Resources.