UW-Green Bay

Career Opportunities

Facilities Management

Custodian (50%)


Posting Date

7/9/2018 12:00:00 AM

Position Information

Title:  Custodian (50%)

Essential Job Functions

This position reports to the Custodial Services Program Supervisor and is responsible for maintaining the overall appearance of the Weidner Center for the Performing Arts (WCPA).

This position includes the following responsibilities:

  • Clean offices, performance spaces, dance rooms, restrooms, and other building areas.
  • Maintain all floor surfaces, including mopping, buffing, vacuuming, shampooing, and refinishing.
  • Clean windows (inside and outside).
  • Clean furniture.
  • Assist with furniture, piano, and equipment moves.
  • Stock restrooms and custodial work areas with necessary supplies and products.
  • Remove waste and recycling.
  • Perform snow removal and salting of building entrances.
  • This position will be required to drive a state vehicle and travel between work locations.

Qualifications

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Possession of or ability to obtain a valid driver's license upon appointment
  • Physical abilities to lift 50 lbs. from the floor to waist occasionally
  • Physical abilities to lift 30 lbs. from the floor to overhead occasionally
  • Physical abilities to stand and walk continuously throughout an eight hour shift


PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Knowledge of the proper methods, materials, and equipment for a wide range of general custodial work
  • Ability to operate cleaning equipment, such as a vacuum cleaner or a floor scrubber
  • Knowledge of basic safety precautions, including the safe and proper use of toxic chemicals, and knowledge of heaving lifting methods to ensure safety
  • Must have the ability to maintain high standards of cleanliness
  • Ability to perform basic computer functions, including internet browsing and email
  • Ability to tolerate temperature extremes when performing snow removal activities
  • Ability to push, pull, reach, bend, twist, stoop, kneel, move furniture, perform repetitive motions, overhead work, frequent stair, and ladder climbing


The successful candidate will have exceptional oral, written, interpersonal, organizational, time-management, computer, proofreading, and customer service skills; the ability to communicate with diverse constituents; and the willingness to work independently, as well as part of a collaborative team. This position requires the ability to manage multiple deadlines, projects, and priorities with attention to detail and exceptional accuracy; show excellent judgment, including sensitivity to personal and confidential information; and demonstrate flexibility and the ability to adapt to ongoing change. Good work habits, such as attendance, punctuality, accountability, thoroughness, and resourcefulness, are essential for this position.

Conditions of Appointment

Position is a part-time, (50%) University Staff appointment. The work hours for this position will be on a rotating schedule, depending upon the needs of the WCPA. Majority of the work will be done on 2nd shift (3:30 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.), however occasional work on 1st shift (6:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.), 3rd shift (11:00 p.m. - 7:00 a.m.) and some weekends. A criminal conviction investigation and pre-work screen examination will be conducted on the finalist(s). A six-month probationary period is required for this position. In compliance with the Wisconsin Fair Employment Act, the University does not discriminate on the basis of arrest or conviction record. Applicants must be legally authorized to work in the United States.

Salary

Hourly salary of $15.00. This position will earn an additional $0.60 per hour for all weekend hours worked and an additional $0.45 per hour for all hours worked between 6 p.m. and 6 a.m.

This position is not exempt from the overtime provisions of the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA).

BENEFIT DETAILS
The UW System provides an excellent benefits package, including participation in the Wisconsin State Retirement System.

To Apply

STEP 1: Please select the applicable link below:

External Applicants: (NOT currently employed by the University of Wisconsin System)
Internal Applicants: (Currently employed by the University of Wisconsin System)

STEP 2: From "Job Search" screen,

  • Click in "Keywords" box.
  • Enter Job Opening ID "14494"
  • Click "Search."
  • Select "Custodian (50%)"
  • Click "Apply."
    • You must login 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 complete the following Employment Application for UW-Green Bay. Make sure to fill in all the requested fields. Once complete, please upload this application when asked to upload a resume. If you would like to submit any further materials, you can do that as additional attachments. Once submitted, you will not be able to edit or attach any additional materials. Files must be complete in order to be considered.


You must select "Submit Application." Selecting "Save as Draft " or "Exit" will not forward your application materials to the search committee.

If you have any questions, need accommodations, or submitted your application with missing materials, call or email:

Human Resources
Phone: (920) 465-2390
Email:  jobs@uwgb.edu

Application Deadline

To ensure consideration, please submit application materials by Sunday, July 22, 2018.

Note: The University of Wisconsin System will not reveal the identities of applicants who request confidentiality in writing, except that the identity of the successful candidate will be released. See Wis.Stat. sec. 19.36(7).

For more information regarding the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay and the surrounding area, see our Campus and Community section. For Campus Safety information see our Office of Public Safety website and our Annual Security Report (for a paper copy please contact the Office of Human Resources at (920) 465-2390). This report includes statistics about reported crimes, as well as information about crime prevention and campus security policies and procedures.

The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay is an Affirmative Action Equal Employment Opportunity employer committed to achieving a diverse workforce and to maintaining a community which welcomes and values a climate supporting equal opportunity and difference among its members. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender and/or gender identity or expression, marital or parental status, genetic information, national origin, ethnicity, citizenship status, veteran or military status (including disabled veteran, recently separated veteran, other protected veteran, or Armed Forces service medal veteran status), age, or disability.