Deerfield Academy is seeking a Custodian to work full-time year-round in the Academy’s buildings and/or dormitories,2nd shift (typically Monday – Friday, 2:00 PM – 10:30 pm).  Interested candidates must be willing to work overtime and occasionally on weekends.

Responsibilities include:

  • Cleaning and general maintenance of Academy Buildings and other areas as assigned, including:
  • Clean bathroom toilets, sinks, showers, and locker rooms on a daily basis, utilizing the proper cleaning products to achieve the highest quality of cleanliness
  • Vacuum/sweep carpets and stairs, and mop floors, to meet the Academy’s standards of excellence for carpeted and non-carpeted areas
  • Wash or dust surfaces in buildings to maintain optimum and detailed cleanliness
  • Remove trash, recycling, and compost from offices, classrooms, dormitories, and around buildings to designated areas.
  • Move snow and/or debris from and around buildings to ensure safe foot passage for the community, especially entryways
  • Maintaining equipment as needed.
  • Assisting with function and event setups, and campus moves, as required.


  • Completion of 12th grade or equivalent
  • 3 – 12 months of Custodial experience, or a related field
  • Exceptional attention to detail and be able to work independently.



The successful candidate will receive a $1,000 sign-on bonus ($500 paid at time of hire and $500 paid at the end of 90 days of employment.

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Equal Opportunity Employment Policy

Deerfield Academy is a private, coeducational boarding school located in western Massachusetts with 650 students and 130 faculty. The Academy was founded in 1797 and has no religious affiliation.

Deerfield Academy is committed to equal employment opportunities for all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, creed, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, pregnancy, protected military veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.