STEPS Custodial Services Worker

University of Kentucky

Lexington, KY

ID: 7070364
Posted: September 28, 2020
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description

Physical Requirements
Able to lift, push or pull objects up to 50 lbs and to carry or stand with items up to 25 lbs. Repetitive motion. Able to climb stairs and carry a variety of types cleaning supplies and equipment. Employee may occasionally be exposed to elements, weather, and other non-office or inside building type

1st shift. Employee is considered an Essential Employee therefore must work regardless of University closings. In addition, student move in and move out weekends are mandatory. (7:30am – 3:45pm)

Job Summary
The Custodial Worker position will perform the following job responsibilities for either apartments or residence halls maintained by Auxiliary Services; wherever the need is the greatest. The Custodial Worker will report directly to the Custodial Supervisor and will perform daily custodial services to include general cleaning and trash removal; cleaning various building room types and surfaces (i.e.) restrooms, offices, lobbies, entrances, stairwells, elevators, etc.; Applies proper cleaning techniques which may include: vacuuming, mopping, sweeping, stripping and waxing, dusting, spot cleaning, scrubbing, and disinfecting; Removes trash and recycling; Restocks all fixtures (toilet paper, towels, soap, and sanitizer); Utilizes various equipment (vacuum cleaners, floor machines, etc.) in completion of duties. In addition, the Custodial Worker must demonstrate excellent customer service; Inform Custodial Supervisor of customer needs and deliver an appropriate response(s), as directed; Demonstrate progress towards reaching goals and objectives; Deliver work results which are in compliance with established practices and standards, and overall acceptability of work; Ensures all assigned work areas are maintained in a safe and orderly manner and continuously free of trash and debris; Maintain appropriate inventory supply levels and requests re-orders, as needed; Operates and maintains equipment in a safe manner; Must be reliable and dependable, excessive absences will not be tolerated.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities
Able to use and knowledge of custodial cleaning supplies and related equipment.


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