Custodial Worker

Job description

Posting Details

Posting Details

Job TitleCustodial WorkerLocationAlpineDepartmentPhysical PlantJob No.Posting Date07/09/2019End DateUntil FilledYesAppointment DateSalary$17,029.00Required

Must be able to read and write English due to use of chemicals; knowledge of the methods, tools, and equipment used in the custodial department; knowledge of a custodial / housekeeping work force and supervision received.


High school graduate or equivalent; prior experience in custodial/housekeeping maintenance or related field.

Primary Responsibilities

Assist and perform as directed the various duties of the custodial department. This includes but is not limited to cleaning interior walls, windows, floors, restroom fixtures, tile, woodwork, furniture, vacuuming, stripping, rewaxing or polishing floors; moving furniture; other duties as assigned; practice safe work habits, proper safety procedures, and use proper personal protective devices or clothing when applicable. Must exercise due caution and practice safe work habits when using cleaning chemicals and equipment; must actively participate in safety training program. Position is Security Sensitive

After hours and weekend “on call” availability required.

Other Information

Hours may vary to include weekends and evenings.

Texas Law requires a 60 day waiting period before new state employees are eligible to enroll in health insurance.

It is the policy of Sul Ross State University to provide equal employment opportunity for all persons in accordance with their individual, job related qualifications and without consideration of race, creed, color, sex, religion, age, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status and ancestry. Equal employment opportunities shall be afforded in all personnel actions or decisions including, but not necessarily limited to, recruitment, hiring, training, upgrading, promotion, demotion, termination and salary. Retaliation is prohibited against a person who opposes a discriminatory practice, files a charge, testifies, assists or participates in an investigative proceeding or hearing.

About SRSU

Sul Ross State University, located in Alpine, Texas, is a member of the Texas State University System. It is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award associate, bachelor’s and master’s degrees, and has an enrollment of approximately 2,000 students on campus in Alpine.

At an elevation of 4,480 feet in the scenic Davis Mountains of West Texas, and on the periphery of the Chihuahuan Desert, Alpine enjoys mild winters and cool summers. Davis Mountain State Park, Fort Davis National Historic Site, Big Bend National Park and Guadalupe National Park are all within one to three hours’ driving distance from Alpine.


Instructions to applicants

How to Apply Submit letter of interest, resume, contact information for three references and completed Sul Ross application. Applications accepted until the position is filled.

Applicant DocumentsRequired Documents
    Optional Documents
    1. Resume
    2. Cover Letter
    Supplemental Questions

    Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).




      Diversity Profile: University



      View more

      Learn more on Inside Higher Ed's College Page for University

      Arrow pointing right
      Job No:
      Posted: 7/15/2019
      Application Due: 7/25/2019
      Work Type: