Perform a variety of custodial and housekeeping duties involving
the care, cleaning and stocking of supplies in College buildings,
offices and residential areas, coordinate projects involving the
work of Facilities Attendants, and assist in ensuring proper
cleaning procedures are followed and the quality and quantity of
work is within standards. This position is considered to be
essential during emergency situations and the incumbent is subject
to being requested to report to work.
- Assist in ensuring the safety, cleanliness and order of campus
facilities to include coordinating projects involving the work of
Facilities Attendants; clean and maintain assigned areas, as
requested; and perform day-to-day activities related to training
and quality assurance within the area of assigned responsibility in
accordence with the implementation of the College recycling
- Develop and demonstrate a multicultural awareness and
contribute to cultivating an inclusive, diverse and respectful
College community. Demonstrate civil and inclusive behavior when
interacting with staff, faculty, students and visitors to the
College. Promote a flexible, collaborative and inclusive work and
living environment and engage in educational opportunities to
increase awareness and understanding of diversity and
- Report items requiring service or repair via the Maintenance
Direct software system; monitor conditions of buildings on assigned
shifts. Provide bio-hazard clean-ups, as needed. Provide weekly
reports to management regarding quality assessments of staff,
facilities and supplies.
- Inspect assigned work areas to ensure completion of work
assignments; report discrepancies to the Supervisor or Assistant
- Document building usage of supplies as well as requisition
orders for supplies in entire academic area.
- Operate and maintain specialized equipment used for
transportation, maintenance, lifting, refinishing; assist in the
issuance, control and usage of custodial equipment and supplies;
properly operate equipment.
- Participate in the training of new employees; attend department
and College meetings and training sessions; and develop and
maintain a cooperative working relationship with members of the
- Ensure efficient and appropriate set-up for events to include
overseeing and coordinating crews for special event set-ups and
teardowns; dismantling and storing chairs and equipment; reading
and interpreting diagrams for special events.
High school diploma or equivalent, and a minimum of 2 years
previous custodial experience; ability to use and an in-depth
knowledge of, various cleaning agents, equipment and supplies; good
interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills and the
ability to effectively work and interact respectfully within a
diverse and inclusive environment; ability to lift and carry 40
lbs., climb a 6-ft. ladder, and a valid NYS Drivers License or
ability to obtain one are required. Demonstrated ability to
supervise co-workers is preferred.
Ithaca College is committed to building a diverse academic
community and encourages members of underrepresented groups to
apply. Experience that contributes to the diversity of the college
Interested applicants must apply online at ithaca.edu/jobs
attach a resume and cover letter. Questions about online
application should be directed to the Office of Human Resources at
email@example.com. Screening of applications will begin
Visa sponsorship is not provided for this position.