Custodial Foreman

Job description

Custodial Foreman
Georgia Southern University

Requisition Number: STA002129

Department: 3902150101-Residential Facilities-Aux

Position Status: Full-Time

Position Summary:
University Housing. The Custodial Foreman supervises a crew of full-time staff and student employees as well as oversees the cleaning and maintenance of assigned buildings and facilities to provide a clean and sanitary environment for students, faculty, and staff. The shift is scheduled to work Monday - Friday from 8:30 PM - 5:30 AM as well as two weekends on average per month.

Essential Functions

  • Assigns and directly supervises custodial employees in maintaining the cleanliness and sanitation of commercial kitchen equipment and general cleaning of dining areas, buildings, offices, furnishings, equipment, and building entrances and exterior walkways.
  • Provides supervision of various floor cleaning processes such as carpet extraction, auto scrubbing of hard flooring, etc.
  • Trains new employees in proper custodial procedures for the use of manually operated tools, electric-powered machines, cleaning compounds, solvents and chemicals.
  • Acts as First Responder to all after hour custodial emergencies (floods, fire, etc.).

    Georgia Southern University is a Tobacco Free Campus.

    Minimum Education Required:
    High School Diploma or equivalent

    Could a level of job-related experience higher than the minimum required for the position substitute for the minimum level of education?: No

    Minimum Experience Required:
    Two or more years of related work experience

    Could a level of education higher than the minimum required for the position substitute for the minimum level of job-related experience?: Yes

    Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
    Previous supervisory experience; ability to operate university vehicle; effective communication (verbal and written), organization and human relations skills; ability to work well in a diverse environment; legally authorized to work in the United States; successful completion of background investigation prior to employment.

    Preferred Education:

    Preferred Experience::

    Salary Range: $24,969 - $31,226

    Job Open Date: 08/08/2018

    Job Closing Date: 8/17/2018

    Special Instructions Summary:

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    Georgia Southern University provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, religion, age, veteran status, political affiliation, or disability. Individuals in need of reasonable accommodations under the Americans with Disabilities Act to participate in the search process should notify Human Resources: (912) 478-5468 or HR-TDD: (912) 478-0791.





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    Job No:
    Posted: 8/10/2018
    Application Due: 8/20/2018
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