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Facilities Management

Custodian (2nd Shift, Sheboygan Campus, Two Vacancies)

The University of Wisconsin System is engaged in a Title and Total Compensation (TTC) project to redesign job titles and compensation structures. As a result of the TTC project, official job titles on current job postings may change in 2021. Job duties and responsibilities will remain the same. For more information please visit: https://www.wisconsin.edu/ohrwd/title-and-total-compensation-study/

Posting Date

8/17/2021 12:00:00 AM

Position Information

Title:  Custodian

Essential Job Functions

This position reports to the Physical Plant Program Manager 1 with daily direction from the Custodian Lead and maintains the overall appearance and cleanliness of the designated work area.  Work performed in this position includes manual cleaning and maintenance of the UW-Green Bay Sheboygan buildings.  General areas of responsibility include: cleaning offices, restrooms, and other building areas; maintaining all floor surfaces including mopping, buffing, vacuuming, shampooing, and refinishing; cleaning windows (inside and outside); cleaning furniture; assisting with furniture, piano and equipment moves as required; stocking restrooms and custodial work areas with necessary supplies and products; waste and recycling removal; snow removal and salting of building entrances. 

This position includes the following responsibilities:

  • Clean offices, walls, blackboards, dry erase boards, windows, furniture, restrooms, and other building areas.
  • Maintain all floor surfaces including mopping, buffing, vacuuming, shampooing, and refinishing.
  • Assist with furniture, piano, and equipment moves.
  • Remove waste and recycling.
  • Change and/or replace light bulbs.
  • Perform snow removal and salting of building entrances.

Qualifications

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:
  • High School Diploma or equivalent at time of application
  • ‚ÄčPossession of or eligibility 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 custodian 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 e-mail
  • Ability to tolerate temperature extremes when performing snow removal activities
  • ‚ÄčAbility to push, pull, reach, bend, twist, stoop, kneel, move furniture, perform repetitive motions, overhead work, frequent stair and ladder climbing

The successful candidate will be expected to work inclusively and respectfully within a diverse campus community and practice civility in the workplace.  The University welcomes applicants who are dedicated to the appreciation and promotion of inclusivity and equity as crucial components in the pursuit of organizational excellence.

In addition, the successful candidate will have strong oral, written, interpersonal, and organizational skills, demonstrated integrity and strong leadership, and the willingness to work independently and as part of a collaborative team. The University invites applicants who are dedicated to enriching the quality of life for students and the community by embracing the educational value of diversity, promoting environmental sustainability, encouraging engaged citizenship, and serving as an intellectual, cultural, and economic resource.

Conditions Of Appointment

Position is a full-time University Staff appointment.  The work hours for this position will be 3:30 p.m. – 11:30 p.m., Monday through Friday with occasional days and 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.

All final candidates must be asked, prior to hire, whether they have been found to have engaged in, are currently under investigation for, or left employment during an active investigation in which they were accused of sexual violence or sexual harassment. When obtaining employment reference checks, these same sexual violence or sexual harassment questions must also be asked.

The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay does not offer H-1B or other work authorization visa sponsorship for this position. Candidates must be legally authorized to work in the United States at the time of hire and maintain work authorization throughout the employment term. If you have questions regarding this, please contact Human Resources.

Salary

Minimum 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 "Search Jobs" screen,
  • Click "View All Jobs"
  • Select "Custodian (2nd Shift, Sheboygan Campus, Two Vacancies)"
    • You must login before you can apply. Input your "User Name" and "Password" and select "Sign In."
    • 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:

 

You must select "Submit" to 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 Monday, September 6, 2021.

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 University Police 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.