Job description

Under supervision perform duties in accordance with established standards and instruction, maintain the appearance of offices, classrooms, hallways, laboratories, lobbies, lounges, elevators, stairways, and restrooms by performing housekeeping duties such as dusting, vacuuming, sweeping and trash removal.

  • Sweep, mop, and scrub floors, stairs (inside and outside buildings), and other surfaces
  • Use light and heavy (industrial type) floor machines and attachments
  • Scrub, strip, wax, and polish floors using heavy (industrial type) powered scrubbers and buffers
  • Vacuum rugs in offices and public areas. Shampoo rugs periodically using heavy vacuum cleaner and rug shampooing machine
  • Clean and dust furniture, exhibit cases, pictures, door trim, and whiteboards
  • Adjust, clean, and oil cleaners and scrubbers, and change brushes, pads, rollers, buffers, and other attachments. Remove, wash, and replace blinds. Wash ceiling fixtures using ladders and scaffolds as required
  • Wash windowsills, glass in corridor doors, trim, and entrance doors, and other glass areas as appropriate
  • Wash and/or clean interior wall spaces by hand or with powered wall washing machine, working on ladders and scaffolding as required
  • Restock supply closets and restrooms
  • Set up chairs, tables, and other equipment in classrooms, meeting rooms, and other spaces
  • Clean and service lavatories, toilet rooms, and rest rooms
  • Collect trash and debris and place in containers or plastic bags; place trash in collection area/dumpsters for removal by sanitation trucks
  • Replace liners in wastebaskets and trash containers
  • Move heavy furniture, supplies, and miscellaneous equipment as directed
  • Report items that need repair (doors, door checks, furniture, lights, faucets, etc.)
  • Sweep or shovel snow from steps and walks at building entrances and connecting walks
  • Perform related duties as assigned

  • Two years of cleaning experience desirable.
  • Preference will be given to applicants with a valid driver's license





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Posted: 11/5/2018
Application Due: 12/30/2018
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