Custodial Svcs Asst Supv

Job description

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. We are growing with the DFW region, enrolling a record 47,000+ students across our system and awarding nearly 12,000 degrees each year.

Posting Title:

Custodial Svcs Asst Supv


UNT-Coliseum/Gateway Center-163601

Job Location:


Full Time/Part Time:


Salary Information:

Commiserate with education and experience

Department Summary:

University Centers and Events (UCE) encompasses the University Union, Gateway Center and Coliseum. University Centers and Events (UCE), provides quality programs, services, and facilities that enhance the educational experience and create a community for students, faculty, staff, alumni, and guests. We assist students to become good citizens of a global community, prepared to function in a diverse world.

The University of North Texas Coliseum, or “The Super Pit,” is home to the North Texas Men’s and Women’s basketball teams. The arena, designed for functional flexibility, features aesthetic and technical excellence for both patrons and performers. The Coliseum has 9,797 upholstered permanent theater type seats, plus forty-eight positions for wheelchairs.

The Gateway Banquet and Conference Center is a 28,000 square foot, multi-level facility located at the entrance to campus. Gateway services include meeting rooms, outdoor spaces, and an extensive banquet facility.

Position Overview:

The Custodial Crew Leader will oversee custodial duties and responsibilities inside and outside the Coliseum and Gateway Center operating around a daily schedule as well as a special event schedule. The Custodial Crew Leader accomplishes a set of duties along with a team of facility workers. They are also responsible for the daily collection of all predefined recycling content.

Minimum Qualifications:

High school diploma/GED equivalent and three years of related experience with some experience in a lead or supervisory role. Substitution of education for experience allowed.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

• Ability to follow oral and written instructions.
• Ability to keep records and complete forms accurately.
• Ability to direct and manage the work of others.
• Ability to apply mathematical concepts to complete tasks (example: measuring).
• Physical ability to perform work involving standing, stooping, operating equipment, and lifting.
• Knowledge of safety and security precautions appropriate to work performed.

Preferred Qualifications:

The preferred candidate will possess the following additional qualifications:
~Experience working with college students, campus and community events
~Ability to establish rapport, maintain and building ongoing positive relationships with all visitors to the Coliseum and Gateway Center
~Familiarity with Microsoft Office Suite

Work Schedule:

M-F, 1pm-10pm
*flex per seasonal event schedule

Driving University Vehicle:


Security Sensitive:

This 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 Title:

Custodial Svcs Asst Supv

Physical Requirements:

Carrying, Climbing, Crawling, Lifting or moving up to 75 pounds, Pulling , Pushing, Reaching, Sitting, Squatting, Stooping, Bending, Standing, Twisting, Walking, Writing, Talk or Hear, Cleaning, Driving, Kneeling, Grasp, Ability to communicate


Responsible for front-line supervision of assigned custodial staff, ensuring that
established cleanliness procedures are followed and standards are consistently
1) Prepares and assigns schedules for daily activities in an equitable manner;
2) Properly trains staff on proper cleaning methods, materials and chemicals;
3) Inspects work of crew and provides positive and constructive feedback;
4) Participates in the hiring process of lead custodial staff;
5) Addresses performance issues as they occur, promptly and professionally, within UNT and departmental guidelines.


Responsible for working with team to efficiently clean assigned areas and handle
recycling, including but not limited to, sweeping, vacuuming, dusting, garbage disposal, and sanitizing surfaces. Ensures assigned work is completed consistently and
accurately. Remains flexible and adapts to changing work priorities and special assignments.


Develops an effective team through ongoing communication, meetings, and


Ensures that custodial personnel have the equipment and supplies necessary to perform
custodial services by issuing supplies as needed, completing requests for replacement
items, and storing the supplies and equipment securely.


Ensures that administrative records and reports regarding custodial personnel are accurate and current, including but not limited to reviewing employee time and monitoring employee absences.


Provides continuity of custodial services under emergency conditions or unique circumstances by performing custodial duties directly related to the emergency conditions or as the situation dictates.


Contributes to a work environment that encourages knowledge of, respect for, and
development of skills to engage with those of other cultures or backgrounds.


Serves as a liaison with customers and the university community, ensuring that customer
needs are met through operation of facilities for public events, delivering a positive
customer experience.


Supports, enforces, complies with, and stays current on departmental and university policies, procedures, mission statement, and commitment to service. Remains competent and current by attending training and/or courses required by the immediate supervisor.


Completes all work using safe work habits and methods to prevent injuries, using
equipment properly and in the manner required or directed, keeping all equipment in good working order and following storage procedures, and reporting any unsafe acts or
conditions to supervisor immediately. Directs crew in safe work standards, methods, and
practices. Directs crew in safe operation and storage of equipment.

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Special Instructions to Applicants:

Applicant review will begin June 11th.

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Job No:
Posted: 6/7/2021
Application Due: 9/5/2021
Work Type: Full Time