Job no: 236913-US
Onsite, Staff-Full Time
Work as custodial crew member for the Division of Intercollegiate
Athletics. The responsibilities may be rotated. The work
assignments include: cleaning floors, restrooms, offices, locker
rooms, training and weight facilities. Must have knowledge of the
various supplies and equipment used for cleaning.
List of Duties
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Degree and Area of Specialization:
No Degree Required
Minimum Years and Type of Relevant Work Experience:
1. Knowledge of institutional or commercial cleaning methods,
techniques, cleaning supplies and equipment
2. General knowledge of the tools, equipment, and setups used with
residential, meeting, and conference activities.
3. Basic knowledge of the activities and services necessary to
efficiently provide services for residential, meeting and
4. Ability to maintain effective working relationships with fellow
workers and station users and guests.
5. Ability to perform duties properly and efficiently under
pressure of deadlines and with interruptions.
6. Must have the ability to work alone performing duties in
assigned area (floor/building).
1. Work Performed: Dust mopping and wet mopping floors and halls.
Physical Demands: Mop buckets are normally 32-quart size. When
filled 2/3 full of water they will weigh approximately 50 lbs. Must
be able to lift/carry buckets filled to 2/3 capacity. Mopping
requires considerable movement of arms, twisting and bending of
2. Work Performed: Manually, or by machine, strip floor finish and
apply new floor finish. Physical Demands: Application of floor
finish is similar to mopping demands. Operation of electric floor
buffers involves considerable twisting of back. Must be capable of
carrying 5 gallon cans of floor finish weighing approximately 47
3. Work Performed: Scrub bathroom sinks, toilets, fixtures, floors
and walls. Wash inside of windows and ceilings. Physical Demands:
Duties require frequent bending, stooping, kneeling, twisting, and
use of arms above shoulder level. Frequent exposure to cleaning
solutions, disinfectants and chemicals some which have strong
odors. May be required to work from a stepladder.
4. Work Performed: Operate industrial vacuum cleaners and carpet
extractors. Physical Demands: Considerable movement of arms and
torso. "Backpack" vacuums, weighing approximately 15 lbs. are used
5. Work Performed: Move supplies, furniture, file cabinets, tables
and other equipment. Physical Demands: Carts or dollies available
for moving some desks and equipment. Requires lifting, bending and
twisting. Other supplies, furniture and items must be moved by
hand. Some boxes of supplies weigh approximately 55 lbs., and can
be as large as 22" X 18" X 19".
6. Work Performed: Pick up waste paper and recycling from offices,
classrooms, labs and empty into outdoor rubbish containers.
Physical Demands: Bending, squatting and twisting required to pick
up paper and items from floor and from under furniture. Full waste
cans (some which may be heavy) must be emptied into carts. Paper
pick-up cart weighs approximately 50-60 lbs. when filled with
paper. Cart must be lifted and emptied into a large rubbish
container which is about 48" above ground level.
7. Work Performed: Climb ladders and replace light bulbs. Physical
Demands: Agility is required to climb stepladder and work with
hands above head. Six, eight and ten-foot stepladders are most
common sizes in use.
8. Work Performed: Snow and ice removal from steps and sidewalks.
Physical Demands: Hand shoveling of snow from steps and entryways.
Requires lifting, bending and twisting. May be required to operate
a snow blower. Must be able to work in winter weather
9. Work Performed: Cleaning and dusting floors, furniture, doors,
radiators, desks, windowsills, chalkboards, etc. Physical Demands:
Exposure to dirt, dust, and chalk dust.
A427900-INTERCOLLEGIATE ATHLETICS/FACILITIES MAINT/STADIUM
5:00pm-1:30am, with additional evening and weekend hours as
required when events occur.
This position requires work be performed in-person, onsite, at a
designated campus work location.
Appointment Type, Duration:
Depending on Qualifications
Instructions to Applicants:
To apply for this position, you will need to upload a resume. You
will also need to provide three professional references.
Relay Access (WTRS): 7-1-1 (out-of-state: TTY: 800.947.3529, STS:
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Affirmative Action Employer. We promote excellence through
diversity and encourage all qualified individuals to apply.
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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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