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Custodian I

Husson University

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Administrative Jobs
Institutional & Business Affairs, Auxiliary Services
Employment Type
Full Time
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
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Custodian I



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Job Description Summary:

Perform a variety of custodial duties to maintain a clean and safe work environment for all Husson employees and students. Must maintain regular and punctual attendance and work effectively with members of their team.

Duties and Responsibilities:

• Clean and service facilities and Husson University including:
• General service and cleaning.
• Clean and service restrooms.
• Sweep and mop and vacuum floors.
• Gather and dispose of trash and waste materials in multiple-level buildings.
• Scrubs, strips, and waxes floors with proper chemicals and equipment.
• Dust blinds, furniture, windowsills, and heaters. Maintains the inventory of chemicals and supplies needed for the assigned work area.
• Shampoo carpets.
• Washes walls woodwork chairs tables etc. • Set up and remove tables, chairs, and furniture for special events
• Must clean and maintain equipment used in job tasks.
• Will be required to work weekends or adjusted work schedule
• Is responsible for supporting cost savings, quality improvement, and safety-related goals, projects, and initiatives.
• Performs any other duties that are associated with this position or as assigned.
• Other duties may be assigned.

Education and Experience:

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the functions.


Education: High School diploma required or GED.

• Knowledge of standard methods, practices, tools and equipment as well as occupational hazards and safety rules.
• Knowledge of how to clean using proper chemicals for each task
• Some knowledge of equipment used for this position.

Other Skills and Requirements:
• Valid driver’s license
• Interpersonal, and communication skills
• Ability to work independently or with a team, and maintain cohesion of custodial and supervisory team
• Reliable attendance and diligence to the job at hand
• Must be willing and able to be on campus during any shift as needs arise
• Must be neat and clean in a professional manner according to dress code
• Must be polite and courteous to others.

Physical Requirements:

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit and use hands to finger, handle, or feel. The employee frequently is required to reach with hands and arms. The employee is occasionally required to stand, walk, and talk or hear.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is required to continuously stand, walk, and climb stairs. The employee is also required to frequently balance, stoop, kneel, crouch, reach and work overhead, lift and carry 75 pounds, talk, and use hands to finger, handle, and/or feel. The employee is also required to occasionally sit, crawl, climb, and use ladders (up to 6 feet in height), as well as push and pull equipment on wheels that weighs up to 300 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.

Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.

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Mission Statement:

Husson University inspires and prepares students for professional careers in current and emerging fields within the context of an education informed by the sciences and humanities.

The University
Located in beautiful Bangor, Maine, Husson University is a small school that makes a big impact. With 3,400 undergraduate and graduate students and an average class size of 18, Husson University prides itself on being an institution where everyone focuses on the student. Our students are more than just a number here at Husson.

We have a long-standing commitment to providing affordable and accessible education. Our faculty members are some of the leading experts in their fields. They include Fulbright scholars and numerous leaders of honorary and professional societies.

Husson University dining hallWe have a strong focus on experiential learning. In fact, U.S. News & World Report ranked Husson as one of the top 10 institutions in the country for student participation in internships. (2013 and 2014)

Combined, these attributes have made Husson the “University of Choice” for professional careers in current and emerging fields where students succeed, experiential learning is championed and global understanding is promoted. All of our programs are designed to help students achieve career success. With 54 degree programs and 10 graduate professional programs to choose from, you’ll find Husson graduates in organizations devoted to business, information technology, criminal justice, hospitality, education, healthcare, communications, pharmacy and much more.

Our warm, welcoming campus community is part of Maine’s third largest city. Bangor is located along the banks of the Penobscot River and is part of the Maine Highlands. It offers local residents the perfect balance of arts, culture, shopping, dining, and entertainment, in a town with one of the lowest urban crime rates in America. Husson is easy to access from I-95 and Bangor International Airport.

And if you love the great outdoors, Husson offers you four seasons of adventure. Acadia National Park, Baxter State Park, Moosehead Lake Region, and the Camden Hills area are all just a short drive away. Everything from a relaxing day at the beach, to a thrill-packed mountain bike ride in fall foliage, to world-class skiing, is within reach.Husson University dining hall

If career growth and quality of life are important to you, and if you have a passion for educating the next generation of leaders by transforming students’ lives, then we invite you to learn more about Husson University.

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