Housekeeper - Custodial Services (Multiple)

Job description

Montclair State is New Jersey's second largest university. It offers the advantages of a large university - a broad undergraduate curriculum with a global focus, a wide variety of superior graduate programs through the doctoral level, and a diverse faculty and student body - combined with a small college's attention to students.

Posting Date March 9, 2018

Position Title Housekeeper - Custodial Services (Multiple)

Vacancy # VC-399

Department Facilities Services

Division University Facilities

Job Description

Under the direction of the Crew Supervisor and/or Assistant Housekeeping Supervisor, the Senior Building Maintenance Worker will be responsible for the following: cleaning campus facilities alone or in teams; cleaning public areas and meeting spaces. Performing room set-ups; replacing light bulbs, cleaning light fixtures and restrooms. Sweeping, mopping, stripping and waxing, buffing floors; vacuuming and shampooing carpets. Collection and removal of trash, bringing trash to curb or receptacles, transfer of recyclable materials. Dusting of all surfaces and vents, and cleaning of inside window surfaces. Cleaning of desks, tables, chairs, and removal of graffiti. Cleaning offices, classrooms, and work areas. Performs snow removal as directed. Attends in-service training and participates in University quality and processing improvement initiatives. Assists with the sorting, distribution, transportation and storage of cleaning supplies. Keeps janitorial closet stocked and clean; maintains housekeeping equipment.

Qualifications & Requirements

This is a Civil Service non-competitive position. A successful completion of a 4-month working test period is required.

A high school diploma or its equivalency is preferred. Able to speak, read, and understand English. The candidate must be able to lift 25 lbs and use a ladder.

One (1) year of experience in housekeeping experience in a university or school setting, or hospital is preferred.

40 hour work week, with variable hours; must be flexible, and be willing to work any shift.

This position is designated as essential. The designation of essential requires employees at these 24/7 facilities to be present due to inclement weather situations.

Salary Range O08: $29,377.21-$40,825.39 *NOTE: Salaries for internal candidates are determined by the New Jersey Civil Service Commission's formula. Salaries for external candidates are determined up to $33,193.27.

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Apply By 03/23/2018

Organizational Marketing Statement:

Building on a distinguished 105-year history, Montclair State University is proud to be a leading institution of higher education in New Jersey. The university's six colleges and schools serve more than 19,000 undergraduate and graduate students in 300 majors, minors, concentrations and certificate programs. Situated on a beautiful, 250-acre suburban campus just 14 miles from New York City, Montclair State combines the instructional and research resources of a large public university in a dynamic, sophisticated, and diverse academic environment.

EEO/AA Statement:

Montclair State University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action institution with a strong commitment to diversity. Additional information can be found on the MSU website at






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