Facilities and Grounds Maintenance

Job Details

General Purpose

 Facilities staff perform a variety of janitorial and maintenance duties in maintaining College buildings, grounds, vehicles, and equipment in a sanitary, orderly, attractive, and mechanically sound condition.


Key Tasks and Responsibilities

 Perform assigned housekeeping  and maintenance responsibilities in the Wellness Center, Strode Center, Pavilion, and North Student Center.

  • Perform maintenance on turf, dome, and soccer field. This includes snow removal on sidewalks and driveways, and around entrances as needed.
  • Assist with dome put up and take down.
  • Responsible for snow removal around dome and pavilion including their exits.
  • Performs regular maintenance and light repairs on Aberdeen campus building and grounds and reports more serious maintenance problems to the Facilities Coordinator or Director of Facilities 
  • Empty trash and recyclables in Wellness Center, Strode, Pavilion, and Dome.
  • Assists with stripping, waxing, and refinishes hard surfaced floors, including operating auto scrubber and buffer machines.
  • Replenishes supplies of dispensable items.
  • Assists with other general janitorial duties throughout campus as assigned. This includes cleaning, painting, maintenance repairs, etc.
  • Meets staffing needs and/or special project needs, which may occasionally require working variable hours.
  • Assists with maintaining college landscaping and planters.
  • Supervise work-study students.
  • Work with Convent maintenance personnel on event setup.
  • Responsible for fleet vehicles being transported to vendors for maintenance and or repair work.
  • Other duties as assigned.


Education and Training

 

Education: High School diploma or GED.

Previous working experience helpful.                                     

 

Prerequisites for the job: Valid driver’s license 

Ability to routinely lift (approximately 50-75 pounds), carry, push, pull, stand, climb, squat, bend and reach.

Ability to follow oral and written instructions, follow assignment guidelines and consult with supervisor as needed.

 Equipment used for job: Broom, mops and buckets, ladders, vacuum cleaners, power floor scrubber, floor buffer, carpet shampooer, lawn equipment, snow removal equipment, drills, screw guns, hand tools, etc.

  

Working Conditions 

  • Normal temperature working environment. 
  • Moderate to little amount of noise in the work environment. 
  • Friendly, teamwork type of work environment.   
  • Normal amount of overtime and extended work hours required.

  • College Mission, Vision & Values 

     

    As part of the Presentation College Learning Community, you will be expected to play a role in supporting the legacy of the Presentation Sisters, in promoting the Mission, living the Core Values, and furthering the Vision.

     

    Nothing in this job description restricts management’s right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities to this job at any time.

     


    Organization

    Making the world a better place!
     

    Learning… For a Better World

    Using knowledge to improve lives and make our communities a better place is the very heart of what we do at Presentation College. Here, service learning isn’t an add-on or an afterthought. It’s the very foundation of who we are and what our education stands for.

    Because, quite simply, that’s what the world needs.

     

    Our Catholic Tradition

    Our deep Catholic roots guide us in the way we approach learning and living. A core mission of our founders is a sincere commitment to social justice and human dignity, and that commitment is brought to life every day through our efforts to help individuals, families, and communities in need.

     

    Our Service Curriculum

    In order to fulfill graduation requirements, students complete at least two service learning projects. You’ll have the flexibility to choose from a broad range of service learning programs and opportunities, and you’ll enhance the experience through reflections and journaling.

     

    Our Boundless Enthusiasm

    From building homes through Habitat for Humanity, to “Shop with the Saints” for families in need, to packing lunches at the local food bank, to hosting community meals and health clinics, to countless other service activities, there’s no limit to our enthusiasm for service. That’s why 97 percent of students say they’re satisfied with service learning at Presentation.

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