Housekeeper

Position: Housekeeper 
Department: Housekeeping
Full-Time Calendar Year
Overnight Position (10:30pm – 7:00am)
Tuesday through Saturdays

Description: 
This position performs general housekeeping tasks as well as daily and periodic janitorial activities including, but not limited to dusting, floor maintenance, trash removal and restroom maintenance.  In addition, event setups and grounds maintenance are required.

Responsibilities:

  • Collects and removes trash and recycling from campus buildings
  • Dusts and cleans counters, furniture, ledges, sills,  baseboards and other surfaces
  • Sweeps, vacuums, dry/wet mop and scrub floors; periodically shampoos carpeting and strips, waxes, polishes hard flooring surfaces
  • Cleans and sanitizes restroom floors and surfaces; maintains restroom supplies
  • Cleans entrance glass, glass partitions and mirrors; polishes metal surfaces
  • Sets up, arranges and breaks down tables, chairs and other furniture for scheduled events
  • Lifts and moves campus furniture and boxes as needed; use of university vehicle required
  • Detail cleans campus dorm rooms in preparation for semester move-ins
  • Maintains campus grounds to include, sweeping of exterior sidewalks, trash collection, lawn and planting bed maintenance, snow removal
  • Reports major maintenance, janitorial and safety issues to supervisor when observed
  • Performs other duties as assigned

Requirements:

  • High school diploma or GED 
  • Valid driver’s license
  • Ability to stand, bend, kneel, climb stairs and walk distances; ability to lift 40 lbs., push/pull carts
  • Demonstrated customer service skills
  • Experience in use of floor buffing equipment required
  • Membership in collective bargaining unit required

TO APPLY: Interested, qualified applicants should submit letters of application and resumes to the Human Resources Department via email to jobs@uarts.edu. Please ensure job title is in the Subject line.

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