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Perform routine manual work in cleaning, servicing, and stocking supplies in Duke University buildings.
Clean and service assigned areas in University buildings and maintain Perform other related duties incidental to the work described herein. The above statements describe the general nature and level of work This is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities being performed by individuals assigned to this classification. and duties required of personnel so classified. requirements. duties. the University. Aid in transferring various items between departments and throughout Sanitize all trash containers as necessary to meet Health Department for disposal. Pack, unpack and assist in receiving, issuing and transporting Pick up trash, empty garbage containers, and remove all trash to area Wash windows, walls and other assigned areas. Clean rest rooms, offices, and replenish supplies. sufficient stock and suppliesfor the proper performance of these Sweep, mop, buff and spray buff floors and vacuum rugs and carpets in assigned area as needed. Maintain a running log of all calls received and all baggage placed in storage room. materials; report needed items for reorder.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Work requires the ability to understand and follow instructions generally acquired through a partial high school education.
None required. OR AN EQUIVALENT COMBINATION OF RELEVANT EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE Ability to perform physical tasks, including mopping, vacuuming, etc. is also required.
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Essential Physical Job Functions: Certain jobs at Duke University and Duke University Health System may include essentialjob functions that require specific physical and/or mental abilities. Additional information and provision for requests for reasonable accommodation will be provided by each hiring department.