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Posting Details

Posting Number S02966P Working Title BUILDING SERVICES WORKER I Department FMD Svcs-Building Services About the University of Georgia

The University of Georgia (UGA), a land-grant and sea-grant university with statewide commitments and responsibilities is the state’s oldest, most comprehensive, and most diversified institution of higher education ( UGA is currently ranked among the top 20 public universities in U.S. News & World Report. The University’s main campus is located in Athens, approximately 65 miles northeast of Atlanta, with extended campuses in Atlanta, Griffin, Gwinnett, and Tifton. UGA was founded in 1785 by the Georgia General Assembly as the first state-chartered University in the country. UGA employs approximately 1,800 full-time instructional faculty and more than 7,600 full-time staff. The University’s enrollment exceeds 36,000 students including over 27,500 undergraduates and over 8,500 graduate and professional students. Academic programs reside in 17 schools and colleges, as well as a medical partnership with Augusta University housed on the UGA Health Sciences Campus in Athens.

About the College/Unit/Department

The UGA Facilities Management Division is the largest of 7 divisions reporting to the Vice President for Finance and Administration. The exceptional staff of over 800 personnel within the Facilities Management Division manage, maintain and operate campus landscapes, buildings and infrastructures to promote the long-term sustainability of the University of Georgia.

College/Unit/Department website Posting Type External Retirement Plan TRS Employment Type Employee Benefits Eligibility Benefits Eligible Full/Part time Full Time Work Schedule Additional Schedule Information

5:30 p.m. to 2:00 a.m. Monday-Friday

Advertised Salary $24,500 Posting Date 04/18/2019 Open until filled No Closing Date 05/01/2019 Proposed Starting Date 05/27/2019 Special Instructions to Applicants Location of Vacancy Athens Area EEO Policy Statement

The University of Georgia is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, ethnicity, age, genetic information, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation or protected veteran status.

Position Information

Classification Title Service/Maintenance Worker Pay Grade FLSA Job Family Building Operations FTE 1.0 Minimum Qualifications

Requires technical knowledge in the field acquired through an apprenticeship, a 2-year degree, or professional certificate. Please contact your Human Resources office for an evaluation of education/experience in lieu of the required minimum qualificaitons.

Preferred Qualifications Position Summary

Sweeps, dusts, washes, mops, strips, and waxes floors. Cleans windows, walls, furniture, and other equipment in and around the university buildings and grounds. Collects and moves bulk quantities of trash and debris. Moves large trash containers in and out of university buildings. Secures and unlocks university buildings. Delivers, receives, and transports miscellaneous supplies and goods to and from various buildings. Performs minor maintenance on glass, windows, doors, electrical switches, Venetian blinds, fans, and other building equipment. Operates various types of cleaning machinery. Performs related work as required.

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and/or Competencies
  • Attitude, initiative and interest in job details will be considered on an equal basis with related experience.
  • Available to work specified shift.
  • Be available to work Friday and Saturday as needed.
  • Have stability in past employment.
Physical Demands
  • Lift 5 gallon pails of liquids (up to 40 lbs.), and load and unload heavy floor care machines.
  • Frequently walk, stand, climb stairs, bend, squat, lift, kneel, and work with hands above head.
  • Work from standard and extended ladder.
Is driving required to perform essential duties outlined in this position? (This does not include infrequent trips) The successful candidate would have to provide proof that s/he has a valid driver's license when offered employment. Does this position have financial responsibilities? No Does this position require a P-Card? No Is having a P-Card an essential function of this position? No Credit and P-Card policy

Be advised a credit check will be required for all positions with financial responsibilities. For additional information about the credit check criteria, visit the UGA Credit Background Check website.



Sweeps, dust mops, wet mops, scrubs, strips, restores, buffs, and waxes floors, vacuums, and performs other duties needed to maintain the cleanliness of campus floors.

Percentage of time 30 Duties/Responsibilities


Removes trash, cleans counters, equipment, and furnishings, and performs other duties as needed to maintain the cleanliness of laboratories, office areas, classrooms, and other assigned work areas

Percentage of time 30 Duties/Responsibilities


Cleans and restocks restrooms

Percentage of time 30 Duties/Responsibilities


Handles emergency clean-ups; performs other related work as needed

Percentage of time 10 Posting Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you have a high school diploma or GED Completion Certificate?
    • Yes, I have completed high school and have a HS Diploma
    • Yes, I have completed my GED and have a GED Completion Certificate
    • No, I have not completed high school and do not have a GED
  2. * Do you have at least one year of commercial-level custodial experience?
    • Yes
    • No
  3. * Do you possess a valid driver's license?
    • No Response
    • No
    • Yes
Applicant Documents Required Documents
    Optional Documents
    1. Resume/CV
    2. Cover Letter




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    Posted: 4/19/2019
    Application Due: 5/2/2019
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