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San Ramon Valley Unified School District Seeking Substitute Custodian
January 10, 2019 Sponsored by San Ramon Valley Unified School District

San Ramon Valley Unified School District Seeking Substitute Custodian

Business and Management

SRVUSD is looking for qualified Substitute Custodians to clean and maintain an assigned school facility, group of buildings, or office space.

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Business and Management

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Hard Floors

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Business and Management

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