Custodial Worker III

Main Campus (Gainesville, FL)
Oct 15, 2020
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
Custodial Worker III

Job no: 514835
Work type: Staff Full-Time
Location: Main Campus (Gainesville, FL)
Categories: Facilities/Skilled Trades
Department:63400210 - FS-BLDGSRVC-FACILITIES-EG

Classification Title:

Custodial Worker III

Job Description:Leadership Functions-Receive assignments from Supervisor that may include working alone or with a small group and overseeing the work of others while working alongside them.

In the absence of the Custodial Supervisor the incumbent supervises that area work group.

Work Functions-Cleans and maintains on a daily basis all halls, offices, shops, classrooms, conference rooms, labs, gym areas, locker rooms, elevators which includes sweeping, dusting, dust-mopping, wet-mopping, spot-moping, reconditioning of floors and spot washing and cleaning of walls, doors, and partitions.

Cleans, and maintains all floors and floor coverings which includes regular duties such as vacuuming, shampooing, striping, sealing and waxing.

Cleans all entrances, entrances walks, steps, patios and concourses.

Spot cleans and cleans all exterior and interior glass surfaces of all assigned buildings. Clean ceiling lights and Venetian blinds.

Empties and cleans all waste cans, trashcans, recycle bins, water fountains and doormats.

Drives a UF State vehicle which requires to maintain a valid FL Class "E" Drivers License

Performs other duties s assigned

Work Schedule: 6:00AM to 2:30PM Monday through Friday, 40 hours per week.Workdays and shift times may vary in response to customer needs for special event coverage and/or departmental needs. Some overtime may be required.
Management retains the right and discretion to modify schedules, building assignments, shifts and/or
days for operational purposes.

Position is considered as Essential Personnel as defined by UF Policy.

A criminal background check and post offer health assessment will be conducted.

A post offer COVID-19 Screening Questionnaire will be provided.

Expected Salary:

$15.50 - $16.50 Hourly

Pay Range Based on Market:


Lower reference point: $31,320 Midpoint: $33,800 Upper Reference point: $40,500

Minimum Requirements:

Completion of ninth grade and two years of relevant experience.

Preferred Qualifications: High school diploma and two (2) years of commercial custodial experience.
Floor care training and experience (hard surfaces and carpets).
Knowledge of commercial cleaning procedures and techniques.
Ability to supervise people.
Ability to understand and follow written and oral communications and directives.
Ability to perform the essential functions of the job (standing and lifting throughout the shift).
Ability to lift 50 pounds:
1.To remove liners from trash cans.
2.To wring water or floor care chemical-soaked mop in bucket, empty 6.5-gallon mop buckets which equates to approximately 50 pounds.
3.To remove bio-hazardous waste.
4.To operate and move 18-pound vacuum cleaners and empty vacuum bags.
5.To operate heavy floor care machines (scrubbers, wet vacuums, burnishers, extractors, etc.).
6.To store and unload cases of cleaning supplies, chemicals and equipment.
Ability to work overhead.
Ability to wear appropriate Personal Protection Equipment (PPE)..
Ability to perform various tasks with minimal instruction after proper training.Special Instructions to Applicants:

Application must be submitted by 11:55 p.m. (ET) of the posting end date.

Health Assessment Required:YES

Advertised: 14 Oct 2020 Eastern Daylight Time
Applications close: 20 Oct 2020 Eastern Daylight Time

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