Apr 07, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Susquehanna University

About Susquehanna	
As a living, learning and working community, Susquehanna University affirms its commitment to being an engaged, culturally inclusive campus. As we seek to embody the rich diversity of the human community, we commit ourselves to the full participation of persons who represent the breadth of human difference. The university encourages candidates from historically underrepresented groups to apply. Susquehanna University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Susquehanna University is a national liberal arts college committed to excellence in educating undergraduate students for productive lives of achievement, leadership and service in a diverse and interconnected world. Its more than 2,100 undergraduates come from 35 states and 22 countries, and all students study away through Susquehanna's unique Global Opportunities program. Susquehanna University's 325 acre campus, noted for its beauty, is located in Selinsgrove, Pennsylvania, 50 miles north of Harrisburg in the scenic Susquehanna River Valley, about a three hour drive from Philadelphia, Washington, D.C., and New York City. For more information, please visit

Position Summary	
Performs a variety of semi-skilled tasks and duties in support of the campus community.
Provides daily cleaning tasks in assigned areas, to ensure a clean and safe environment for students and staff to live, work, and study.

Required Qualifications	
Maintain a safe, healthy and environmentally sound workplace demonstrated by following good housekeeping practices, notifying supervisors of potential hazards, adhering to OSHA standards and other safe practice procedures, and being an example for other staff regarding safe equipment use.

Work routines involve climbing stairs, step ladders, and ladders; bending; lifting and flipping mattresses; pushing, and pulling wet mops, beds, dressers, containers of liquids, and vacuum sweepers; lifting filled trash bags and transporting to collection site; moving classroom desks and chairs and office chairs; walking; creeping on knees; and using rotary and lateral hand and arm movement on a continuous basis.

• Lifts various weights up to 40 lbs. on an occasional basis.
• Pushes or pulls various weights up to 45 lbs. on a frequent basis.
• Carries various weights up to 40 lbs. on an occasional basis.

Requires two to three weeks of thorough on-the-job training.

Preferred Qualifications	
High school diploma or equivalent plus one year housekeeping experience.

Benefits Eligible	

Number of Months	
12 months

Full Time

Work Schedule/Hours per Week	
40 hpw

Posting date	

Open Until Filled	
Posting Number	

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