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Career Details :: Janitors and Cleaners, Except Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners

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Keep buildings in clean and orderly condition. Perform heavy cleaning duties, such as cleaning floors, shampooing rugs, washing walls and glass, and removing rubbish. Duties may include tending furnace and boiler, performing routine maintenance activities, notifying management of need for repairs, and cleaning snow or debris from sidewalk.


No previous work-related skill, knowledge, or experience is needed for these occupations. For example, a person can become a general office clerk even if he/she has never worked in an office before.


These occupations may require a high school diploma or GED certificate. Some may require a formal training course to obtain a license.


Employees in these occupations need anywhere from a few days to a few months of training. Usually, an experienced worker could show you how to do the job.


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