Custodial Specialist (6:00am-3:00pm, M-F: Open to University Staff Only)

University of Nebraska-Lincoln

  • Lincoln, NE
  • Permanent
  • Full-time
  • 1 month ago
Position Information

Working Title Custodial Specialist (6:00am-3:00pm, M-F: Open to University Staff Only)
Department FM&P Custodial Services-1005
Requisition Number S_200312
Posting Open Date 06/29/2020
Application Review Date: (To ensure consideration, please submit all application materials before review date) 07/08/2020
Posting Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Description of Work

Perform routine cleaning and general upkeep of campus buildings under the supervision of an area manager. Scrub, strip, refinish and polish floors using heavy industrial-type powered scrubbing & buffing machines. Vacuum and clean carpets using industrial equipment. Dry mop floors, dust and polish furniture, walls and woodwork. Clean restrooms and showers. Collect and dispose of refuse requiring heavy physical efforts. Remove snow and ice from steps of immediate building area(s). Mix cleaning solutions to the proper proportions using concentrated cleaning agents. Perform required work to complete special requests or cleaning emergencies such water leaks, liquid spills, and spots on carpets and broken glass. Perform biological hazard clean-up and complete written reports. Answer customer questions with regard to services or seek information from proper source. Lift and move objects weighing about 50 pounds and occasionally more while moving furniture or setting up tables and chairs for special events. Must be able to work either City or East campus. Will be required to be available by cell phone during normal hours of operation.

The University of Nebraska-Lincoln seeks to attract and retain a high performing and diverse workforce in which employees' differences are respected and valued to better meet the varying needs of the diverse populations we serve. The university fosters a diverse and inclusive work environment that promotes collaboration so that all individuals are able to participate and contribute to their full potential. As an EO/AA employer, qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, ethnicity, national origin, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, disability, age, genetic information, veteran status, marital status, and/or political affiliation. See:
Minimum Required Qualifications

Eighth grade education plus two years of previous custodial experience required; equivalency considered. Ability to follow oral and written instructions. Must have the ability to understand cleaning chemicals and their application and dilution ratios. Must have the ability to gain knowledge and skill to operate large cleaning equipment. Must be able to lift 50 lbs.
Preferred Qualifications

Previous custodial experience preferred.
Pre-Placement Driving Record Review Required No
Physical Required Yes
Commercial Driver's License (CDL) required. Subject to DOT approved pre-employment & random testing for alcohol and controlled substances. No
Criminal History Background Check Required Yes
Posted Salary $12.820/hr
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Job Category (old) Office/Service
Job Type Full-Time
Alternate Work Schedule (if other than 8-5) 6:00am-3:00pm, M-F
Position funded by grant or other form of temporary funding? No
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