Custodial, Student Life/Services
Physical Education and
Appointment Type and Duration:
$13.73 - $17.90 per hour
3 positions available
Review of Applications Begins
ensure consideration, please apply by November 14, 2021.
Applications will be reviewed on an on-going basis until all
positions are filled.
Special Instructions to Applicants
To apply, please submit an online application. Various shift times
are available. Please rank shifts in order of preference where
indicated within the online application.
What you will do:
You will be part of a team of valued employees that are responsible
for cleaning and maintenance of the Student Rec Center and
satellite facilities which include, Gerlinger Hall, Gerlinger
Annex, Student Tennis Center and Outdoor Recreation (fields,
courts, running track and open spaces).
You'll perform a wide range of custodial tasks such as cleaning
office and lounge spaces, hallways, bathrooms and locker rooms,
sweeping, vacuuming, mopping, dusting, cleaning carpets and
furniture, using an auto scrubber on floors, emptying trash,
restocking dispensers and maintaining clean and stocked custodial
closets and perform in depth annual cleaning during a period of
facility shutdown which will include floor sealing/waxing,
stripping and buffing.
You'll work with a great group of colleagues that value teamwork
and support each other in our work to educate and inspire the
campus community to live Active, Balanced Lives.
Shift times may vary but are typically:
Monday-Friday 3:00am to 11:30am
Thursday-Monday 6:00am to 2:30pm
Saturday-Wednesday 6:00am to 2:30pm
What you need to qualify (minimum
One year of cleaning experience in commercial, residential or
For success in this position you will have…(professional
It is preferred, but not required, to have…(preferred
- Ability to follow written and oral communication regarding
schedules, cleaning duties and cleaning products.
- Ability to work effectively independently and in a team
environment with co-workers to create effective relationships for
- Ability to foster and maintain a respectful workplace and model
a positive and proactive attitude.
- Ability to maintain a safe and safety-conscious workplace.
- Ability to work in a fast-paced environment.
- Excellent attention to detail.
- Superior customer service skills.
- Ability to respond to unexpected interruptions with flexibility
and to re-prioritize work appropriately.
- Demonstrated experience with and/or commitment to working
effectively with individuals from diverse backgrounds in support of
an inclusive working environment.
Why you should work for us:
- Experience with commercial cleaning equipment and
- Experience with floor care.
- Experience prioritizing work duties and working independently
with little to no supervision.
- Experience using email as a communication tool.
- Ability and willingness to work special events that may be
scheduled overtime on weekdays and weekends.
A little about us….
- Employees in our unit receive free membership to the Rec Center
and may also choose to participate in physical education classes
and/or recreation and fitness programs for free or reduced
- We provide excellent benefits including health, dental,
retirement plans and paid time off.
- UO offers a tuition discount for eligible employees or family
members in participating programs at UO or other Oregon public
- You will join a dynamic team of individuals committed to
creating a safe and welcoming environment where everyone
The Physical Education and Recreation Department (PE and Rec) plays
a vital role at the University of Oregon in educating, engaging,
and inspiring the campus community to live active, balanced lives!
As part of the Division of Student Life, we expand learning beyond
the classroom and facilitate positive experiences to support
physical, emotional, and social wellbeing, as well as student
success. We actively cultivate a safe, inclusive, and accessible
environment at the Student Rec Center that honors diverse needs and
encourages people of all abilities and backgrounds to
PE and Rec offers world-class facilities, a long tradition of
curricular-based physical education classes, and a growing and
diverse set of programs, but what really sets the department apart
is the culture co-created by the people who work here. We are
committed to equity, inclusion, and social justice and foster a
diverse and culturally-aware community. PE and Rec team members are
cooperative and collaborative, both within and outside the
department, and we strive for excellence in everything we do for
our community. We demonstrate integrity in our interactions and
challenge each other to continually grow and develop. We also can't
fail to mention that we have a lot of fun together!
We encourage candidates to apply who have demonstrated capacity to
create inclusive environments, work effectively on teams, and serve
an increasingly diverse University of Oregon campus
- This position is located in a recreation setting where
temperatures, lighting, noise, and air quality will vary and some
outside work is required.
- This position works with germicidal, sanitizing, and other
- The ability to follow written and oral communication regarding
schedules, cleaning duties and cleaning products is required.
- Ability to lift 50 pounds, walk, lift, stoop or perform
repetitious movement is required.
All offers of employment are contingent upon successful
completion of a background inquiry.
This is a classified position represented by the SEIU Local 503,
Oregon Public Employees Union.
The University of Oregon is proud to offer a robust benefits
package to eligible employees, including health insurance,
retirement plans and paid time off. For more information about
benefits, visit http://hr.uoregon.edu/careers/about-benefits
The University of Oregon is an equal opportunity, affirmative
action institution committed to cultural diversity and compliance
with the ADA. The University encourages all qualified individuals
to apply, and does not discriminate on the basis of any protected
status, including veteran and disability status. The University is
committed to providing reasonable accommodations to applicants and
employees with disabilities. To request an accommodation in
connection with the application process, please contact us at
UO prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, sex,
national or ethnic origin, age, religion, marital status,
disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity,
and gender expression in all programs, activities and employment
practices as required by Title IX, other applicable laws, and
policies. Retaliation is prohibited by UO policy. Questions may be
referred to the Title IX Coordinator, Office of Civil Rights
Compliance, or to the Office for Civil Rights. Contact information,
related policies, and complaint procedures are listed on the
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services. The Annual Campus Security and Fire Safety Report is
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To apply, visit https://careers.uoregon.edu/en-us/job/528399/custodian