Temporary Housekeeper (3rd Shift)

Job description

Position Type:

Temporary Staff (SHRA)

Job Title:

Temporary Housekeeper (3rd Shift)

Department Name:

FS-Housekeeping Svcs - 242000

Vacancy ID:


Position Posting Category:

Housekeeping and General Services

Hiring Range:

$10.61/per hour


Full-Time Temporary

Work Schedule:

Sunday – Thursday, 11:00pm – 7:00am
(Ex. The shift begins at 11:00pm Thurs. and ends at 7:00am Friday)

Occasional weekend work required;
Occasional overtime required.

Estimated Duration of Appointment:

6 months not to exceed 11 months

Posting Open Date:


Posting Close Date:


Description of Work:


The Facilities Services Division, Housekeeping Services Department is recruiting for Temporary Housekeeper positions.

Pay for this position is $10.61/per hour.

Housekeeping Services is comprised of a staff of more than 400 employees, who provide 24-hour service, including providing daily cleaning service and floor care for approximately 245 buildings on campus.

General duties include vacuuming, sweeping, mopping, dusting, and trash removal. Employees provide routine, detailed, and daily cleaning of assigned campus building interior and exterior areas, including but not limited to: offices, lounges, restrooms, student housing, classrooms, laboratories, entrances, exits, and stairways.

Employees are required to adhere to safety requirements by wearing the appropriate personal protective equipment.

Housekeeping Services is committed to fostering a culture of civility and respect for its diverse workforce and is seeking employees who strive to achieve excellence and promote collegiality.

Education and Experience:

Minimum Education and Experience:

Demonstrated ability of the competencies necessary to perform the work.

Essential Skills:

Some knowledge of cleaning procedures, ability to follow instructions and to perform medium to heavy physical work; or an equivalent combination of training and experience. Special certification may be required for some of these positions. Demonstrated ability to understand and follow work orders and product instructions, product labels, product directions, other written job materials, and understand verbal instructions.

Preferred Education and Experience:

Six (6) months of institutional or commercial cleaning experience preferred. Strong preference for housekeeping experience in a university or medical setting. Experience working with commercial cleaning equipment.

Special Physical and Mental Requirements:

Work is routine and repetitive in nature and may require strenuous physical exertion.

Applicants must be able to climb stairs and lift/move objects weighing up to 50 lbs with or without reasonable accommodations.

Employees are required to adhere to safety requirements by wearing the appropriate Personal Protective Equipment (PPE).

A valid NC driver’s license is required for some, but not all, positions.

Equal Opportunity Employer Statement:

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.

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Job No:
Posted: 6/8/2021
Application Due: 6/28/2021
Work Type: Full Time