Harper Industries, Inc. was formed in 1998 by an employee leadership group after acquiring the assets of DewEze Manufacturing from the Owasso Corporation. Its diverse portfolio of products provides solutions in the fields of agriculture, hydraulics, landscaping and sports turf management under the DewEze, Butler and Harper Turf brand names.

Since Harper’s inception, the number of employees have grown from 50 to 125, and more than 1,450 dealers worldwide have joined the Harper family. For more specifics on Harpers products, visit www.harperindustries.com.

Job Title

Shop Janitorial – CONTRACT LABOR

Overview of Position

Performs custodial maintenance duties including dusting, mopping, finishing floors, vacuuming and shampooing carpets, cleaning and restocking restrooms.

Position requires a) Using power equipment to buff and restore floors and shampoo carpets; b) dusting, mopping, vacuuming, emptying trash and cleaning restrooms; and c) performing routine maintenance to custodial equipment.


• Less than high school; no previous experience required.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Required

• Ability to understand verbal instructions.

• Ability to understand and follow safety procedures.

• Ability to operate vacuums and other related equipment.

• Ability to safely use cleaning equipment and supplies.

• Ability to use hand and power tools applicable to trade.

• Ability to lift and manipulate heavy objects.

• Ability to read, understand, follow, and enforce safety procedures.

• Ability to understand written and verbal communications.

• Work environment involves some exposure to hazards or physical risks, which require following basic safety precautions.

• Work may involve moderate exposure to unusual elements, such as extreme temperatures, dirt, dust, fumes, smoke, unpleasant odors, and/or loud noises.

• Considerable physical activity. Requires heavy physical work; heavy lifting, pushing, or pulling required of objects up to 50 pounds. Physical work is a primary part (more than 70%) of job.

General Job Responsibilities
  1. Dusts and mops floors.
  2. Cleans restrooms and restocks paper and soap supplies.
  3. Performs routine maintenance to custodial equipment and supplies.
  4. Empties trash receptacles and bags trash for proper disposal.
  5. May change light bulbs as directed.
  6. Locks doors after cleaning areas.
  7. Ensures proper care in the use and maintenance of equipment and supplies; promotes continuous improvement of workplace safety and environmental practices.
  8. Performs miscellaneous job-related duties as assigned.

Position open: Immediately

Beginning Salary: Contract Labor

Bonus: N/A

Application Instructions

For additional information or to apply for this position, please email a cover letter, resume, 3-5 references the following email: careers@harperindustries.com