The University of Wisconsin Parkside currently has a vacancy a for 1st shift Custodian in the Facilities Management Department.
Members of the public and UW Parkside and UW System employees with expected continuous employment (formerly known as Permanent), Project and Limited Term Employees, are encouraged to apply.
This is a full-time, non-represented, non-exempt position. A six month permissive probation period will be required.
1st shift M-F 5AM to 1:30PM
The primary responsibilities for the Custodian position is maintenance of campus buildings and furnishings; maintenance of custodial equipment and supply closets; perform detailed cleaning as needed; and recognize problems and take appropriate corrective action to perform required routine maintenance.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES90% A. Maintenance of campus buildings and furnishings to provide an environment conducive to the educational process.
A1. Operate power equipment/manually sweep and clean offices, classrooms, bathrooms, hallways, stairs and elevators.
A2. Operate power equipment/manually mop and wax floors and hallways.
A3. Collection of waste and recyclable materials including their placement in proper receptacles or collection sites.
A4. Wash windows, walls, chalk boards and stair risers.
A5. Replenish restrooms with building supplies.
A6. Clean lighting fixtures and replace light bulbs.
A7. Operate power equipment to shampoo carpeting and clean upholstered furniture.
A8. Wash and dust furniture routinely, as needed.
A9. Remove snow from walls and drives to allow access to buildings.
A10. Detail cleaning: Detail duties, i.e., dust shelving, paintings, and wall hangings, dust/clean blinds, wash doors, walls and handrails as needed.
1. Tools: (power or manual tools)
Vacuum – F, Dust mop – F, Wet Mop – F, Window Washing equipment – O, Screwdriver – R, Scrapper – O.
2. Large Machinery: (includes vehicles)
Pressure Washer – R, Auto scrubber – R, Rotary Scrubber – O, Vacuum Cleaner – F, Carpet Cleaner – O,
3. Electrical Equipment: (i.e.: floor buffer, includes office equipment)
Same as number 2.
4. Chemicals: (includes cleaning supplies, lab chemicals, hazardous waste)
Cleaning supplies, floor stripper, wax and carpet cleaning supplies, restroom cleaners, acid bowl cleaner and descalerAdditional information
– these positions works primarily in campus classrooms, restrooms, offices, Library and Sports and Activity Center.
- Previous custodial experience
- Eighteen years of age or successful completion of a recognized high school level general education development test
SALARY AND BENEFITS
Hourly rate will be $12.50/hour.
The University of Wisconsin System provides a liberal benefits package, including participation in a state pension plan.
REVIEW OF APPLICATIONS
Applications submitted by Friday, November 4, 2016
will have full consideration; position is open until filled.
HOW TO APPLY
All applications are to be submitted electronically through our employment portal. STEP 1:
Please select the applicable link below:External Applicants: https://www.careers.wisconsin.edu
(NOT currently employed by the University of Wisconsin System) Internal Applicants: https://www.hrs.wisconsin.edu
(Currently employed by the University of Wisconsin System) STEP 2:
Under "Basic Job Search" choose:
- "Advanced Search", Job Opening ID: "12493"
- Find Jobs Posted Within: "Anytime" click "Search"
- Select "1st Shift Custodian", click "Apply Now"
You must log in before you can apply. Input your "User Name" and "Password" and select "Login". If you have not yet registered, click "Register Now" to begin the registration process. STEP 3:
Submit application materials
Please be sure to complete all required fields and include all required documents before submitting your application. Once submitted, you will not be able to edit or attach any application materials. Files must be complete to be considered. Please include the following documents:
- Names and contact information for three references
You must select "SUBMIT". Selecting "Save" will not forward your application materials to the search committee.
Please be sure to complete all required fields and include all required documents before submitting your application. Once submitted, you will not be able to edit or attach any application materials.
In instances where the Review Committee is unable to ascertain from a candidates application materials whether she/he meets all of the required qualifications, or if all of the application materials are not submitted, they will be evaluated as not meeting such qualifications and may be excluded from further consideration.
A criminal background check will be required at the time of hire.
UW-Parkside is an AA/EEO employer. Individuals from diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply.
It is the policy of UW-Parkside to provide reasonable accommodations to qualified applicants with disabilities. If you need assistance or accommodation in applying because of a disability, please contact the Office of Human Resources at 262-595-2204. Employment opportunities will not be denied because of the need to make reasonable accommodations for a qualified individual's disability.
In compliance with the Clery Act of 1998, the University of Wisconsin Parkside Crime Statistics Report is available at https://www.uwp.edu/live/offices/universitypolice/crimestats.cfm
. Call the UW-Parkside Campus Police Office at (262) 595-2455 for a paper copy of the annual report.
The University of Wisconsin-Parkside is a comprehensive campus of the University of Wisconsin System with approximately 4800 students, 120 faculty, and 70 instructional academic staff offering 33 undergraduate majors and 3 master's degrees in 22 academic departments. The campus is located between the cities of Kenosha and Racine in southeastern Wisconsin, within the Chicago-Milwaukee corridor.
The university is situated on 700 acres of prairie and woodland approximately two miles west of Lake Michigan. Consisting of 15 buildings, the coherence and unity of the original campus design within its natural landscape has been sustained over four decades of development. Recent additions include a renovated and expanded student center, a 250 bed suite-style residence hall, and a greatly expanded and renovated center for the arts and humanities.