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Tuition Assistant Program
Long/Short Term Disability
Employee Assistance Program
Generous Paid Time Off
12 Paid Holidays
* includes domestic partner coverage
This position is
responsible for performing cleaning functions in and around the
campus building(s) to include maintenance duties as assigned
throughout their scheduled hours and fulfill
special requests as needed. Incumbent must assure the standards set
for building cleanliness, minor maintenance and safety procedures
are all met and maintained regularly. South University philosophy
is considered in carrying out the duties and responsibilities of
this position: quality services to clients (students, faculty,
staff, & visitors); development, growth, involvement, and
recognition of employees; sound economic principles; and
maintenance of an environment which is conducive to innovation,
positive thinking and expansion. KEY JOB ELEMENTS:
some cases, opens campus building(s) by unlocking all entry doors
and classrooms, checks all spaces including restrooms, hallways and
entrances for any maintenance problems and clean any assigned area
as needed or directed by Lead Facilities Technician.
and restocks restrooms, collecting and disposing of trash and
debris from building(s) and grounds.
equipment to clean carpets and strip, scrub, buff and wax floors
following proper usage and safety protocols.
equipment, & materials and performs all cleaning activities
necessary to keep campus building(s) clean and safe.
perform minor repairs and maintenance, check fire extinguishers,
test emergency lighting and order cleaning supplies.
repairs and safety concerns to facility management.
Pull trash from
offices and cleans as requested.
janitorial closets - stock when necessary.
Respond to special
requests for assistance from other departments; provide event
setup, and follow directives assigned by facility
some cases, assist in securing campus building(s) by verifying all
persons have exited, lock all doors, turn off lights and activate
Other duties as
High school degree
years of solid experience in the housekeeping industry preferably
in a post-secondary institution.
methods and procedures used in cleaning and minor maintenance of
qualities and uses of custodial equipment and supplies.
and verbal communication skills.
interpersonal skills with a wide variety of
organization, prioritization, self-motivation, and problem
Ability to analyze
problems and recommend solutions.
Ability to interact
effectively as a leader or a team member and work collaboratively
with other departments.
Ability to listen
to customers (students, faculty, staff and visitors) and to
understand and respond positively to their requests
Ability to work
without close supervision and to set one’s own
frequently lift up to 25 pounds and occasionally lift up to 50
Ability to stand
and walk for lengthy periods of time.
Frequently lift up
to 25 pounds, occasional heavy lifting of up to 50
up to 15 feet with a ladder
Exposure to heavy
dust, dirt, chemical or paint fumes, or other airborne
Exposure to extreme
heat, electric current, hazardous chemicals or other potential
Sitting or standing
for extended periods with no control over rest periods
Must bend, stoop
and crawl and occasionally operate hedge trimmers, pressure washers
and leaf blowers
work environment characteristics described here are representative
of those an employee encounters while performing the essential
functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to
enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential
functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is
regularly required to talk or hear. The employee is frequently
required to stand and walk. The employee is occasionally required
to lift up to 50 pounds. The vision requirements include ability to
adjust focus and close vision.
University is an Equal Opportunity Employer and embraces diversity
as a critical step in ensuring employee, student and graduate
success. We are committed to building and developing a diverse
environment where a variety of ideas, cultures and perspectives can
Job Family All
Required Education High School