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UNIVERSITY OF OREGON
HUMAN RESOURCES

Custodian - Archive

Posting:04495
Classification:  C4101
Department:Housing
Opens:2013-02-01
Closes:2013-02-18
Salary:$11.08 - $15.42 Per Hour
Location:Eugene

o University of Oregon Housing invites applications for full-time Custodian.
o Positions work night shift; typical hours of work are 10:15 p.m. to 7:00 a.m. Employees working during night and weekend hours are eligible for shift differential of $.75 per hour.
o These are classified positions represented by SEIU local 503, Oregon Public Employees Union.
o University of Oregon positions that are at least half-time are eligible for excellent benefits, including health and dental, employer-paid retirement, and tuition benefits for employee or an eligible dependent, sick and vacation leave.
o Due to budgetary shortfalls, the person appointed to this position may be required to take unpaid furlough days between date of hire and June 30, 2013.
o This recruitment is open to any applicant who meets the qualifications listed below.

TO QUALIFY YOU MUST HAVE:

... the equivalent of at least one year of full-time custodial experience;
... ability to work inside and outside in all weather conditions;
... ability to do extensive stair climbing and prolonged periods of walking on hard smooth finishes and uneven surfaces, carrying equipment, supplies, and/or tools;
... ability to perform regular and often prolonged bending, climbing, crawling, kneeling, lifting, pulling, pushing, reaching, and stooping;
... ability to work in freezers, coolers, service tunnels, and basement spaces and poorly lighted or noisy areas;
... ability to read, understand, and perform tasks described verbally or in writing; ability to communicate effectively with coworkers and customers verbally and in writing;
... ability to work independently and recall instructions concerning work priorities and sequence;
... strong customer relations skills and demonstrated experience with and/or commitment to working effectively with an increasingly diverse higher education population.
... valid driver's license and good driving record.

Must pass background check, physical exam, and Essential Function Test.

DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:

This position works on the night floor care crew and also performs general custodial duties to maintain clean, safe, and sanitary conditions in and around residence halls and apartments/houses. Duties include:
... floor care including sweeping, dust mopping, wet mopping, stripping, waxing, buffing; carpet care including vacuuming, shampooing, edging and spot cleaning; cleaning and disinfecting rest rooms including ceilings, walls, windows, fixtures, doors; scrubbing, sanitizing and maintaining shower and dressing rooms; washing walls, windows and doors (inside and out), high and low dusting, cleaning upholstery; spot cleaning furniture and moving furniture between areas; replacing light bulbs, light lenses and other minor maintenance; maintaining equipment by keeping clean and in good working order.
... responding to emergency requests for custodial service in a variety of university buildings, on and off campus; leading and transporting temporary work crews during summer.
... communicating with residents about custodial and maintenance issues, both orally and in writing; providing special room set ups.
... serving as occupancy coordinator, including completing forms for linen and equipment check outs, performing room check outs, and tracking room changes; reporting and tracking repairs by preparing repair tickets; managing supply inventory and keeping track of furniture assigned to an area; training and overseeing student workers.

WORKING CONDITIONS:

Requires ability to work inside and outside in all weather conditions; to drive university vehicles; to do extensive stair climbing and prolonged periods of walking on hard smooth finishes and uneven surfaces, carrying equipment, supplies, and/or tools; ability to perform regular and often prolonged bending, climbing, crawling, kneeling, lifting, pulling, pushing, reaching, and stooping; ability to work in freezers, coolers, service tunnels, and basement spaces and poorly lighted or noisy areas.

SUPPLEMENTAL QUESTIONS:

A copy of the supplemental questions for this job is available for download at http://hr.uoregon.edu/attachments/housing-custodian-questionaire. Please make sure to fill out your answers to all sections of the questionnaire and attach it to your job application.

APPLICATIONS:

Submit all application materials, including Human Resources Job Application form, supplemental questions and other relevant materials by the closing date to:

Human Resources
677 East 12th Ave., Suite 400
5210 University of Oregon
Eugene, OR 97403-5210

Human Resources Job Application must be filled out completely or it will not be accepted. Make sure to keep a copy of your application packet for job interviews.

This announcement is available in alternate formats upon request. If you are a qualified applicant with a disability and need accommodation with the application process, please contact us for assistance.