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UHC Environmental 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.

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Benefits Eligible

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Full Time

Additional Schedule Information:

Monday thru Friday 4 pm to 12 am

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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. Persons needing accommodations or assistance with the accessibility of materials related to this search are encouraged to contact Central HR ([email protected]).

Classification Title:

Service/Maintenance Worker

Job Family:

Building Operations



Minimum Qualifications:

Requires are least a high school diploma or equivalent. Please contact your Human Resources office for an evaluation of education/experience in lieu of the required minimum qualifications.

Position Summary:

Performs manual work in a variety of cleaning and related duties in the Health Center. This includes exam rooms, restrooms, conference rooms and offices. Work involves cleaning in an assigned building area. Primary responsibility is for the effective use of proper methods and materials in cleaning and caring for building areas and equipment. Individual works under close supervision and follows well established routines, procedures and infection control standards.

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and/or Competencies:

Will read, write and understand written and/oral instructions.

Physical Demands:

Will work from a 3- or 6-foot stepladder.
Stand and walk for an extended period.
Turns, reaches, stoops, kneels, crouches and bends.
Pushes or pulls wet mops and dust mops and vacuums.
Lifts and carries cleaning supplies, equipment, trash and linen.
Will work on knees to reach low cleaning areas for extended periods of time.
Lifting of objects of up to 50 pounds.

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Is having a P-Card an essential function of this position? :


Does this position have direct interaction or care of children under the age of 18 or direct patient care?:


Does this position have Security Access (e.g., public safety, IT security, personnel records, patient records, or access to chemicals and medications):


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.


Replenishes toilet tissue, paper towels, soap, deodorizers, etc. daily or as needed. Maintains work carts and closets clean, organized and stocked with supplies. Performs dusting (high, low, horizontal and vertical). Dusts assigned areas daily and as scheduled or instructed. Dusts blinds, vents, and all flat surfaces or any other surface where dust build up occurs. Collects trash from assigned work areas and deposits in the appropriate outside collection containers or other designated areas. Cleans, disinfects and deodorizes laboratories, commodes, exam tables and housekeeping equipment daily or as instructed. Cleans and disinfects sinks, counter tops, mirrors and water fountains. Polishes furniture, doors, chrome, stainless steel, etc. Washes, cleans and disinfects walls as needed in assigned areas. Vacuums conference rooms, hallways and offices.

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Performs floor maintenance duties as assigned. Strip, wax, floor burnish, floor scrubbing, wet mop, dust mop and carpet cleaning.

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Posted: 10/11/2020
Application Due: 11/20/2020
Work Type: Full Time