Wisconsin, United States
Salary Not Specified
Feb 09, 2021
Employment Type
Full Time
Job no: 231436-US
Work type: Staff-Full Time
Location: Madison
Categories: Athletics, Custodial

Position Summary:

Under the general supervision of the Athletics Custodial Services Coordinator, this position is responsible for directly supervising Custodians, TEs and student employees who are tasked with providing custodial services to all Intercollegiate Athletics facilities; providing quality customer service to staff, students and patrons; working collaboratively with the supervisor and co-workers whom may have varying levels of communicating, speaking and writing / reading in English; managing resources, scheduling and training custodial staff, using good judgment, critical thinking skills and the ability to communicate in multiple languages. This position is a working supervisor who completes daily cleaning activities as well as for athletic related events. This position requires a varied work schedule, as dictated by events, which will include evening, weekend, and holiday work.

Position Duties:

List of Duties

Institutional Statement on Diversity:

Diversity is a source of strength, creativity, and innovation for UW-Madison. We value the contributions of each person and respect the profound ways their identity, culture, background, experience, status, abilities, and opinion enrich the university community. We commit ourselves to the pursuit of excellence in teaching, research, outreach, and diversity as inextricably linked goals.

The University of Wisconsin-Madison fulfills its public mission by creating a welcoming and inclusive community for people from every background - people who as students, faculty, and staff serve Wisconsin and the world.

For more information on diversity and inclusion on campus, please visit: Diversity and Inclusion

Degree and Area of Specialization:

No Degree Required

Minimum Years and Type of Relevant Work Experience:

- Knowledge of institutional or commercial custodial procedures, methods, techniques, and equipment used in a largescale custodial operation and the ability to train staff to properly do their job function.
- General knowledge of the tools, equipment, and setups.
- Knowledge of occupational hazards and safety precautions related to maintenance and custodial operations and the ability to train subordinates in these areas.
- Knowledge of principles and practices of supervising employees.
- Ability to lead a group of employees.
- Ability to work independently and use sound judgment.
- Ability to perform duties promptly and efficiently under pressure of deadlines and with interruptions.
- Working knowledge of personnel rules.
- Knowledge and skill in basic record keeping and inventory practices and procedures.
- Skill in organization of resources, materials and equipment.
- Ability to give basic instructions to others.
- General math comprehension.
- Ability to maintain effective working relationships with fellow workers, residents and conference guests from diverse backgrounds
- Customer service skills.
- Basic keyboarding skills and some experience working with computers.
- Ability to communicate effectively in multiple languages, both orally and in writing.
- Bi-lingual in Spanish/English is preferred.



Work Schedule:

Monday-Friday, 5:00pm to 1:30am, weekends and holidays as required by events.

Appointment Type, Duration:



Minimum $17.00 HOURLY
Depending on Qualifications

Instructions to Applicants:

Please complete the online application and attach a letter of application addressing your qualifications and experiences specifically relating to the responsibilities of this position, a comprehensive resume, and the current contact information for three professional references. All application materials will be reviewed by our search committee after the posted deadline. Applicants selected to participate further in the selection process will be notified directly. All applicants will be notified once a final selection has been made and the search has been completed.


Molly Rae
Relay Access (WTRS): 7-1-1 (out-of-state: TTY: 800.947.3529, STS: 800.833.7637) and above Phone number (See RELAY_SERVICE for further information. )

Official Title:


Employment Class:

University Staff-Ongoing

Job Number:


The University of Wisconsin is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. We promote excellence through diversity and encourage all qualified individuals to apply.

If you need to request an accommodation because of a disability, you can find information about how to make a request at the following website:

The University of Wisconsin-Madison is engaged in a Title and Total Compensation (TTC) Project to redesign job titles and compensation structures. As a result of the TTC project, official job titles on current job postings may change in Fall 2020. Job duties and responsibilities will remain the same. For more information please visit: .

Employment will require a criminal background check. It will also require you and your references to answer questions regarding sexual violence and sexual harassment.

The University of Wisconsin System will not reveal the identities of applicants who request confidentiality in writing, except that the identity of the successful candidate will be released. See Wis. Stat. sec. 19.36(7).

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Applications Open: Feb 9 2021 Central Standard Time
Applications Close: Feb 23 2021 11:55 PM Central Standard Time

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