Building Services Supervisor

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Building Services Supervisor


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

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Monday thru Friday 4:00 pm until 12:00

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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 Supervisor

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:

Supervise work activities of cleaning personnel to ensure clean, orderly, and attractive exam rooms, waiting rooms office and common areas. Assign duties, inspect work, and investigate complaints regarding housekeeping service and take corrective action.

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and/or Competencies:

Thorough knowledge of all materials and equipment used in a building cleaning operation. Plan, assign, supervise and inspect the work of a group of building services workers engaged in cleaning and sanitizing a health care facility. Work from oral and written instructions and to make immediate changes in the work program to meet modification of service requirements. Meet and work tactfully and effectively with employees, students, and department heads and clinicians.

Physical Demands:

Physical dexterity to perform wet mopping, dust mopping, cleaning, vacuuming, and burnishing.
Burnish floors up to 6 hours per day using industrial custodial floor care equipment.
Work from a 3- or 6-foot stepladder.
Stand or walk, turn, reach, stoop, kneel, crouch and bend.
Operate custodial floor equipment such as burnishers, carpet extractors, and other floor equipment for extended periods.
Push or pull wet mops and dust mops and vacuum.
Lift and carry cleaning supplies, custodial equipment, trash and linen.
Work on knees to reach low cleaning areas for extended periods of time.
Lifting of unbalanced objects and loads or up to 50 pounds regularly throughout an 8-hour shift

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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.


Ensures that the quality of custodial services meets established guidelines by inspecting the work of custodial personnel.

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Ensures that custodial personnel have the equipment and supplies necessary to perform custodial services by issuing supplies as needed, completing request form(s) for replacement items, and storing the supplies and equipment in a secure storage area. Manage employee time and leave through OneSource.

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Instructs all employees in the proper methods and use of materials and equipment for safe and efficient work performance.

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Posted: 11/20/2020
Application Due: 2/18/2021
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