Lead Housekeeping Worker - Housing Department 00540Role Title:
Housekeeping and Apparel Worker IIPosition Number:
Non ExemptPay Band:
Full TimeType of Posting:
General PublicIs Sensitive Position?:
This position is designated as a “responsible employee” who has the authority to redress sexual violence, who has the duty to report incidents of sexual violence or other student misconduct, or who a student could reasonably believe has this authority or duty.If Designated Personnel, please paste statement:
This position is a “designated position” meaning this position could potentially be required to work (depending on the event) during an emergency closing.Statement of Economic Interest:
NoIs this a restricted position subject to availability of funding?:
YesIf Restricted Position, please paste statement:
This is a restricted position subject to availability of funding.Departmental Objective:
The Housing department ensures that student-housing facilities are well maintained, clean and safe for the students of CNU.Purpose of the Position:
This position will ensure the cleanliness of assigned areas by performing various housekeeping tasks. It will also oversee the work of assigned housekeeping workers.Knowledge, Skills, Abilities (KSA's) and/or Competencies required and preferred:
Good interpersonal and communication skills
Ability to direct work assignments
Basic computer skills
Knowledge of cleaning methods and cleaning supplies
Skilled in the use of housekeeping equipment such as vacuum cleaner, buffers, and scrubbing machine
Ability to stand for extended periods of time, lift and carry objects up to 50 lbs., tolerate frequent bending, stooping, and climbing stairs
Ability to follow oral and written instructions
Ability to communicate effectively and to maintain positive relations with faculty, staff and students
Ability to work a flexible schedule and be on-call on a rotational basisEducation, Experience, Licensure, Certification Required :
Education Required: High school diploma or equivalent. Valid driver’s license.
Experience Required: Experience overseeing the work of others. Experience in cleaning methods and cleaning supplies. Experience using a vacuum cleaner, buffer, and scrubbing machine.Education, Experience, Licensure, Certification Preferred :
Experience Preferred: Prior hotel, higher education or similar housekeeping experience.Role Code:
Starting at $24,000Conditions of Employment:
This is a classified position. New and returning classified employees are required to complete a 12-month probationary period; This position includes Commonwealth of Virginia and CNU employee benefits; Selected candidate must have the ability to stand for extended periods of time, lift and carry objects up to 50 lbs., tolerate frequent bending, stooping, and climbing stairs; Selected candidate must have the ability to work a flexible schedule and be on-call on a rotational basis; Selected candidate must attend 2-day New Employee Orientation Program.Posting Number:
07/26/2021Open Until Filled:
NoSpecial Instructions to Applicants:
Christopher Newport University (CNU) will make a reasonable effort to accommodate persons with disabilities in the application and/or interview process. Persons with disabilities who require accommodation should contact the CNU Human Resources Office by calling (757) 594-7145.Quick Link for Direct Access to Posting:
CNU will only accept online applications through the jobs.cnu.edu website. Online applications must be received by midnight on the closing date indicated in a job announcement. Faxed, emailed, hand-delivered or mailed applications and attachments will NOT be accepted. Applicants are welcome to complete an online application by using computers located in the Office of Human Resources. Address: CNU North – 301 Hiden Boulevard, Suite 101, Newport News, VA 23606. Public computers are also available in nearby libraries and at the Virginia Employment Commission. Address: 600 Butler Farm Road, Hampton, VA 23666 (M-F 9am-4:30pm).
Applicants who possess an Interagency Placement Screening Form (Yellow Form) or Preferential Hiring Form (Blue Card) as issued under Policy 1.30 Layoff (Commonwealth of Virginia Employees Only), must attach these forms with their application, in order to receive credit.
Applicant finalists are required to complete a CNU sponsored background check. After accepting employment, individuals are required to complete a USCIS Form I-9 (employment eligibility verification) and present documentation from the USCIS List of Acceptable Documents that establishes both their identity and employment authorization to work in the United States. The provided documents will be verified through the Department of Homeland Security E-Verify website.
CNU, an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE), is fully committed to access and opportunity.
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