To perform custodial maintenance tasks in a team cleaning environment. Perform specialized rotating duties as restroom specialist, utility specialist, light duty specialist and vacuum specialist. Be a positive representative for Custodial Services.
Work in all University buildings, offices, facilities and labs performing general cleaning according to schedule, instructions, and team cleaning procedures. Rotate duties for all team cleaning positions: Vacuum Specialist, Light Duty Specialist, Utility Specialist, and Restroom Specialist. Perform hard floor care and stripping and refinishing procedures, and carpet cleaning procedures using commercial custodial equipment. Empty trash and recycling, vacuum with a back-pack vacuum, perform general cleaning tasks, mop, dust, clean and restock restrooms, and change light bulbs. Secure buildings and rooms on schedule and or after cleaning. Follow correct unlocking, locking, and alarm procedures. Follow key control and access card procedures. Carry UT ID at all times during working hours. Adhere to prescribed safety and custodial procedures. Perform set ups for special events. Provide emergency response and clean up for floods and other custodial emergencies. Fill in as required for other team members or in other Specialist positions.
Other related functions as assigned.
Six months experience in any of the following fields: custodial, environmental services, hospitality, warehouse, production or facilities maintenance. Experience following basic work instructions. Equivalent combination of relevant education and experience may be substituted as appropriate. Stable work history. Equivalent combination of relevant education and experience may be substituted as appropriate.
More than six months experience in any of the following fields: custodial, environmental services, hospitality, warehouse, production or facilities maintenance. Demonstrated ability to communicate with supervisors and peer group in a timely and effective manner. Experience using industrial-sized custodial equipment. Ability to read and understand work orders, written instructions, product labels and instructions, and other written job materials. Demonstrated ability and willingness to be an effective team member.
Uniforms and/or personal protection equipment (furnished) May work in all weather conditions May work around chemical fumes May work around standard office conditions May work around biohazards May work around chemicals May work around electrical and mechanical hazards Use of manual dexterity Climbing of stairs Climbing of ladders Lifting and moving Lift/carry up to 50 lbs. Push/pull up to 50 lbs. Ability to distinguish colors. Constant use of personal protective equipment and safety footwear. Ability to walk up to 5 miles a day.
A criminal history background check will be required for finalist(s) under consideration for this position.
The retirement plan for this position is Teacher Retirement System of Texas (TRS), subject to the position being at least 20 hours per week and at least 135 days in length.
The University of Texas at Austin, as an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, complies with all applicable federal and state laws regarding nondiscrimination and affirmative action. The University is committed to a policy of equal opportunity for all persons and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, disability, religion, or veteran status in employment, educational programs and activities, and admissions.
If hired, you will be required to complete the federal Employment Eligibility Verification form, I-9. You will be required to present acceptable, original documents to prove your identity and authorization to work in the United States. Information from the documents will be submitted to the federal E-Verify system for verification. Documents must be presented no later than the third day of employment. Failure to do so will result in dismissal.
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