Senior Custodian

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UNT System Overview

Welcome to the University of North Texas System, or UNT World as we like to call ourselves. UNT World includes the University of North Texas in Denton, the University of North Texas at Dallas and the University of North Texas Health Science Center in Fort Worth. We are the only university system based exclusively in the robust Dallas-Fort Worth region and we are committed to transforming lives and creating economic opportunity through education. Over the past decade, combined UNTS enrollment has grown by more than 25 percent to nearly 44,000 students.

Posting TitleSenior CustodianDepartmentHSC-Facilities Admin-356000Job LocationFort WorthFull Time/Part TimeFull-TimeSalary InformationSalary Commensurate With ExperienceDepartment Summary

Facilities Management has a mission to make the University of North Texas Health Science Center at Fort Worth a place where the facilities and grounds are aesthetically pleasing, clean, well maintained and energy efficient. We offer a working environment that promotes teamwork and professionalism. Facilities Management provides responsive, friendly, and efficient customer support to appropriately support the institutional mission.

Position Overview

Provides onsite supervision of custodial crews as assigned; maintains an attractive, sanitary and safe facility for students, staff and public. Communicates information in response to inquiries; provides equipment and furniture arrangements for meetings, classroom activities and events; maintains facilities to minimize facility deterioration and damage. Oversees the work activities of assigned site custodial personnel for the purpose of ensuring activities are completed within assigned timeframes and in compliance with campus standards. Works under moderate supervision that relies on initiative and good judgement to be an effective leader.

Minimum Qualifications

High school diploma or GED and three (3) years of job-related experience; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Knowledge, Skills and AbilitiesPreferred Qualifications

Five years custodial experience.
Floor care experience a plus.
Be able to lift 50 lbs.
Supervisory experience a plus.

Required License / Registration / CertificationWork Schedule

Monday-Friday 4:30PM-1:00AM
Some weekends/holidays may be required

Driving University VehicleYesSecurity SensitiveThis is a security sensitive position.EEO Statement

The University of North Texas System and its component institutions are committed to equal opportunity and comply with all applicable federal and state laws regarding nondiscrimination and affirmative action. The University of North Texas System and its component institutions do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, religion, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, or veteran status in its application and admission processes, educational programs and activities, and employment practices.

Classification TitleSenior CustodianPhysical RequirementsCarrying, Cleaning, Climbing, Driving, Kneeling, Lifting up to 10 pounds, Lifting up to 25 pounds, Pulling , Pushing, Reaching, Sitting, Squatting, Stooping, Bending, Standing, Twisting, Walking, Writing, Grasp, Talk or Hear Job Duties


Performs routine supervisory work including clerical responsibilities such as generating electronic documents, emailing, and basic computation.


Responsible for daily sign in of keys.


Deliver excellent customer service to all faculty, staff, and students.


Assists in establishing goals and objectives for team through performance management system.


Assists in developing schedules, priorities, and standards for achieving goals.


Supervises and assigns the work of others as well as performs all custodial and floor care work as needed in order to ensure completeness.


Assists with maintaining time sheets for the group of employees assigned.


Maintains supplies and equipment (e.g. cleaning solutions, paper products, vacuums, mops, disaster water and supplies) for the purpose of ensuring the required items are available as needed to perform cleaning functions and safety.


Performs regular routine quality inspections. Responsible for floor care schedules and work orders of assigned buildings.


Assists Custodial Foreperson with custodial supplies and equipment as well as custodial inventory management.

Posting NumberS1096PPosition End Date (if temporary)Special Instructions to ApplicantsQuicklink for Posting Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * How many years of experience do you have in this type of position?
    • 0-1
    • 1-3
    • 3-5
    • 5-7
    • 7+
  2. * Do you have experience in a lead or supervisory role?
    • Yes
    • No
  3. * What is your highest level of education attained?
    • GED
    • High School Diploma
    • Associate's Degree
    • Bachelor's Degree
    • Master's Degree
    • Doctorate
Documents Needed to ApplyRequired Documents
  1. Resume
Optional Documents
  1. Cover Letter




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Posted: 10/6/2020
Application Due: 1/4/2021
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