Custodial Supervisor Events & Utilities (199386)

Worcester, Massachusetts
Aug 03, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Clark University’s Physical Plant Department seeks to fill the position of Custodial Supervisor, Events & Utilities. Reporting to the Assistant Director of Custodial & Mail Services of Physical Plant, the successful candidate will dispatch utility work orders, site preparations, event setups/breakdowns and concurrent event management.

Duties and Responsibilities

Included in a range of responsibilities, the Custodial Supervisor Events & Utilities will manage the custodial supply inventory, including purchasing, delivering on campus and maintaining safety data sheets. In addition, the Custodial Supervisor will repair and maintain custodial equipment, perform and manage moves, deliver and setup furniture, supervise the work of others, including conducting custodial inspections and approving time, and provide basic custodial coverage as needed, as well as other duties as assigned.

This position is considered essential personnel and as such this employee will be expected to report to work during University emergency closings, and may be required to work overtime to respond to weather or facility-related incidents.


The successful candidate will have a high school diploma/GED, 3 years’ professional cleaning experience, a Massachusetts driver’s license and a 1C license to operate a fork lift.  The candidate must have the ability to lift 75+ lbs. pounds, to withstand the strain of performing manual tasks and to walk/stand for a majority of the shift with the physical dexterity to perform custodial tasks.

The ideal candidate will have the ability to make general repairs of a simple nature, the ability to work without supervision and have an awareness of safety concerns and risk management.  In addition, the candidate will have excellent verbal and written communication skills and experience working in a customer service-oriented environment with the ability to provide positive customer service.

Technical qualifications include demonstrated experience using basic computer features (Microsoft Outlook, Word, Excel, etc.) and web-based computer applications.

The employee in this position must be able to meet the requirements of a Utility Custodian.

This is a full-time, 40 hours per week, 12 month position with excellent benefits, which include employee and family tuition benefits, 4 weeks’ vacation, generous retirement plan, free use of campus fitness center and many more. 

Review of applications will begin August 16, 2017. Salary will be commensurate with skills and experience.  Please email résumé and cover letter to Applicants must reference Job code 199386 in the subject line to be considered for this position.

Clark University embraces equal opportunity as a core value: we believe that cultivating an environment that embraces and promotes diversity is fundamental to the success of our students, our employees and our community. This commitment applies to every aspect of education, services, and employment policies and practices at Clark. Our commitment to diversity informs our efforts in recruitment, hiring and retention. All positions at Clark share in the responsibility for building a community that values diversity and the uniqueness of others by exhibiting integrity and respect in interacting with all members of the Clark community to create an atmosphere of fairness and belonging. 

Clark University is an affirmative action/equal employment opportunity employer and strongly encourages members from historically underrepresented communities - inclusive of all women - to apply.

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