Textron Custodian in Detroit, Michigan



Kautex Detroit has an opening for a Custodian to support third shift operations. The primary responsibility of the Custodian is: Daily upkeep of the facility interior, including administrative offices, cafeteria, restrooms, conference rooms, fitness center, corridors, etc. Also responsible for the tidiness of the perimeter of the facility. This role is covered by the Collective Bargaining Agreement between Kautex Detroit and UAW Local 22.

Specific Duties:

  • Completes shift log and submits to the Team Leader daily

  • Sweeps, mops, scrubs, vacuums, and polishes floors

  • Removes trash, and other refuse and deposits in appropriate containers

  • Dusts equipment, furniture, and fixtures

  • Polishes surfaces, fixtures and trimmings

  • Ensures that restrooms and cafeteria are stocked appropriately

  • Cleans lavatories, showers, dressing room areas and restrooms

  • Operates equipment such as vacuum cleaners, polishers, floor scrubbers, power scrubber-vacuums, and trash compactors and/or shredders

  • Performs such individual assignments as supervisors and superiors may direct

  • Responsible for adhering to and the use of all Kautex Business Systems (KBS) policies, procedures and/or documentation



  • High School Diploma or equivalent

  • Must be proficient in the use of industrial type equipment such as vacuum cleaners, floor scrubbers, polishers, etc

  • Previous janitorial experience preferred

Physical Demands and Working Conditions:

  • Occasionally lifts up to 70 pounds and frequently carries up to 40 pounds

  • Maneuvers in, around and about factory and/or laboratory equipment and machinery on a regular and continuous basis

  • Majority of work time is spent standing, walking, lifting, pushing, pulling, and bending

  • Climbs ladders and stairs regularly

  • Works within an automotive manufacturing environment which includes: offices, laboratory area and cafeteria

  • May be exposed to heat, cold, wetness, fumes and chemicals

EEO Statement

Textron is committed to providing Equal Opportunity in Employment, to all applicants and employees regardless of, race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin, military status, veteran status, handicap, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any other characteristic protected by law.

Pay Transparency Policy Statement

The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise, have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information.

Job Support Services

Primary Location US-Michigan-Detroit

Recruiting Company Kautex

Schedule Full-time

Job Level Individual Contributor

Shift Third Shift

Req ID: 270943