Maintainer I - Floater

Oct 27, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Department Summary: The Department of Facilities Management and Planning is committed to provide the best service to our students and employees at Bridgewater State University. Our mission is to create, maintain, and manage a physical environment that enhances teaching, learning, and living; and serves to support our campus constituents and our region through responsible stewardship of resources.

Position Summary: Maintainer I - Floater Full-time, AFSCME position) Tour of Duty: 8:00 p.m. - 4:00 a.m. Sunday - Thursday (Fridays and Saturdays as days off) (Subject to Change) Location: BSU Campus Wide Floater This is an essential position.

Essential Duties: All aspects of cleaning and general building maintenance. Clean campus property, empty wastebaskets, move and set up furniture, sweep walkways, vacuum, wash floors, move material and perform a variety of related indoor/outdoor general maintenance tasks including snow removal. Perform periodic large scale project cleaning duties or maintenance projects. State Job Specifications are available in the Human Resources Office or on the Human Resources website *Initial assignment only. Subject to change according to institutional needs. Applicants must be able to demonstrate employment eligibility in accordance with the Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986. This is an AFSCME unit position and is subject to the terms of that union agreement.

Required Qualifications: Ability to follow instructions; willingness and ability to lift and carry heavy objects; willingness and ability to stand for prolonged periods of time; ability to deal tactfully with students, faculty and staff; physical stamina; ability to learn proper cleaning methods and ability to shovel snow.

Preferred Qualifications:

Physical Demands: Bridgewater State University complies with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) to provide reasonable accommodation to qualified applicants and employee with disabilities. Maintainers stand and walk for prolonged periods of time; lift and carry heavy objects; work outdoors in all types of weather; work varied shifts, weekends, holidays or nights; are exposed to the hazard of wet, slippery floors; work under exposure to the hazards to chemicals, toxic and noxious fumes, dust, excessive heat, high noise levels, high volume traffic conditions and high voltage wires; work from ladders and scaffolds; and may be required to climb trees and operate motor vehicles.

Special Conditions: Please be aware that employment at Bridgewater State University is contingent upon completion of a successful background check. Recommended candidate must successfully pass a pre-employment physical as a condition of employment. NEW APPLICATIONS ARE REQUIRED TO BE CONSIDERED FOR THIS POSITION.

EEO Statement: Bridgewater State University (BSU) is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer which actively seeks to increase the diversity of its workforce. We are dedicated to providing educational, working and living environments that value the diverse backgrounds of all people.

Salary Range: $1,255.56 bi-weekly (Grade 9 - Step 1)

Special Instructions: Please note the following information is required to complete your application for this position: *a minimum of one (1) employment history entry. *a minimum of three (3) professional reference entries.

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