Housekeeper I (Part-time)
Under the direction of the Housekeeping Supervisor and Lead
Housekeeper, this position will be a Housekeeper I among the
custodial staff that maintains 750,000 square feet of office space,
classrooms, labs, conference room, residential housing, cafeterias,
and athletic venues. Demonstrate a high level of team work,
commitment and support to the Facility Department in providing an
efficient and professional customer-oriented service in the
development of the physical and spatial campus environment
Clean residential halls, classrooms, offices, hallways, lobbies,
rest rooms, showers, stairways and miscellaneous university areas
or surfaces using CLU’s standard procedures and processes. E
Dust mop and vacuum all types of floor surface materials; remove
marks, spills, tape, paint, gum or other various materials stuck to
surfaces by using the proper chemicals for each floor and each
waste materials; wet mop in public areas, white boards and rail,
and hallways; clean and exchange erasers; dispose of contaminated
water in designated drains and flushing drains.
Knowledge of Green Seal cleaning products and some solvent-based
chemicals used in cleaning procedures.
Cleans hard floors using dust and wet mops, brooms, and various
floor machines. Strips, waxes and burnishes hard surface flooring.
Examines carpet for stains and utilizes necessary processes and
chemicals to remove spots. Cleans carpets using an extraction
Washes walls, ceilings, woodwork, windows, sills, doors, etc.
Dusts and moves furniture weighing 60 lbs. or less. E
Empty recycling or trash bins and carry each to their designated
disposal area. E
Clean, sanitize and replenish supplies in restrooms. E
Examine/inspect areas to determine other cleaning duties needed.
Inspect area for necessary repairs and generate word order requests
to resolve issues. E
Select chemicals and proper dilution ratios according to
manufactures specifications for various applications; apply
according to CLU’s defined processes and procedures, tools,
cleaning materials, equipment and chemicals; use appropriate PPE
(gloves, safety glasses and masks) for all assigned tasks. Set or
release necessary alarms, out of service settings for security and
Present an acceptable, uniformed appearance and relate positively
to students, faculty, staff and campus visitors. E
Use custodial equipment such as carts, trucks, auto scrubber,
buffer, high-speed rotary machines, extractors, sweeper, blower,
pressure washer, ladder and miscellaneous standard cleaning
Performs all other duties as assigned by supervisor and as needed
on main campus site. E
Custodial cleaning methods for floor care, restroom, lounges,
hallways, offices, cafeterias, athletic spaces and conference
Proper methods and products to clean various interior surfaces
Methods and equipment used to maintain hard surface floors and
Interpersonal skills using tact, patience and courtesy.
Knowledge of how to use commercial cleaning products
Make adjustments to their work schedule for summer or special
programs on campus. Availability to work various shifts; including
Saturdays, Sundays and overtime.
Perform all necessary tasks related to maintaining a university’s
Work independently with little direction.
Maintain strict confidentiality.
Establish and maintain cooperative and effective working
relationships with others.
Follow regulations, policies and procedures.
Understand and follow oral and written instructions in English.
Communicate in English
Any combination equivalent to: Six months of experience or training
in housekeeping, cleaning, or custodial duties.
Licenses and Other Requirements:
Valid California driver’s license and safe driving record
Basic English skills (reading, writing, listening and speaking) and
math skills related to the performance of this job.
Work flexible hours & shifts as needed including
Campus setting; exposure to wet conditions; mild fumes; airborne
particles & dust; the noise level in the work environment is
consistent with custodial equipment levels; training on processes,
chemical use and safe practices will be provided.
Number of Vacancies:
Desired Start Date:
Position End Date:
Open Until Filled:
Application Procedure/Special Instructions:
To apply, visit https://careers.callutheran.edu/postings/7890
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opportunity in employment for all persons, regardless of race,
religious creed, color, national origin, ancestry, physical
disability, mental disability, medical condition, marital status,
sex, age, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender, gender
identity or expression, or any other basis protected by applicable
law. No person shall be excluded from participation in, be denied
the benefits of, or be subjected to discrimination in any program,
activity or facility of the University on the basis of these
factors in a manner consistent with applicable federal and state
laws, regulations, ordinances, orders and rules, and University’s
policies, procedures, and processes.
Upon request, reasonable accommodations in the application process
can be provided to individuals with qualifying disabilities. Please
contact the Human Resources Department for further information or
to request an accommodation.