Building/Grounds Specialist II
Division of Student Affairs and Academic Support
Housing Facility Management
Advertised Minimum Salary
Advertised Salary Range
$18,229 - $20,963
Location of Vacancy
Hours per week
Monday – Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Must be willing to work a flexible schedule to meet the needs of the department.
The University of South Carolina System is comprised of the state's flagship university in Columbia (founded in 1801 and currently one of the top 50 "Best Colleges" according to U.S. News and World Report), three regional comprehensive universities (USC Aiken, USC Beaufort and USC Upstate), and Palmetto College consisting of four two-year campuses (USC Lancaster, USC Salkehatchie, USC Sumter, USC Union and Fort Jackson/Extended University). Together, the USC System institutions offer more than 450 degree programs on campus and online and are uniquely positioned to meet the state's educational, cultural, health and research needs. The System employs nearly 14,000 people who work daily to improve the lives of students, fellow South Carolinians and the world. Our diverse engaged faculty and staff enjoy a dynamic and intellectually stimulating work environment.
Advertised Job Summary
Under limited supervision, the incumbent provides floor care, carpet care preparation and clean up for University residence halls, and emergency response to all buildings in accordance with established procedures and instructions. This position has been designated as essential personnel during inclement/hazardous weather and other emergencies.Minimum Qualifications (Classified and Unclassified positions)
1 year related experience or equivalency.Preferred Qualifications
Driver's license preferred.Knowledge/Skills/Abilities
Must have a thorough knowledge of floor care and carpet care procedures and experience in operating motorized equipment. Ability to work independently and with team members. Knowledge and skills of industrial custodial duties and institutional regulations. Ability to carry out duties in a timely manner. Ability to use housekeeping chemicals according to label instructions and in a safe manner, including proper disposal of chemicals. Knowledge of blood- borne pathogens and material safety data sheets. Driver's license preferred.
Posting Detail Information
Number of Vacancies 6 Desired Start Date If Research Grant/Time Limited, give end date Job Open Date 02/20/2018 Job Close Date Open Until Filled Yes Special Instructions to Applicant
Positions are advertised for a minimum of five (5) business days on our job website. After five (5) business days, positions can be closed at the discretion of the department at any time. This position is open until filled. This employment site is updated on a regular basis. The length of the recruitment and screening process may vary from position to position, depending upon a variety of factors. Should review of your qualifications result in a decision to pursue your candidacy, you will be contacted by phone or email.Quicklink for Posting http://uscjobs.sc.edu/postings/26681 EEO Statement
The University of South Carolina does not discriminate in educational or employment opportunities on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender, age, disability, protected veteran status or genetics.
Hazardous weather category Essential Safety Sensitive or Security Sensitive No
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Do you have 1 year related experience or equivalency?