Will Hunting, Argus Filch, Joe Dirt, and Carl Reed. What do these names have in common? These characters in famous movies portray—drumroll please—janitors.
Traditionally, janitors are depicted mopping floors or emptying trash, which is a part of the job. But just like the characters in these movies have more depth, there is so much more involved than just those tasks. While it is certainly not glamorous, it is vital in any business or commercial building.
Let’s break down what these unsung heroes do and why they are essential to keep a business functioning.