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Housing Custodial & Facilities Technician

Coastal Carolina University
Conway, SC

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Employment Type
Full Time
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
Classification Title:

Building/Grounds Specialist III

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Housing Custodial & Facilities Technician


University Housing

Position Type:

PCLS - Slotted Classified

Full or Part Time:



12 mo.

Hours per week:

37.5 hours per week

Normal Work Schedule:

6:30 AM - 3 PM (Mon-Thurs), 6:30 AM - 12 Noon (Fri)

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Job Details:

Housing Custodial & Facilities Technician

Coastal Carolina University is currently accepting applications for the following position: Housing Custodial & Facilities Technician in University Housing.
Duties include, but are not limited to:· Perform general grounds and trades work including painting, power washing, landscaping, window screen repair, and entry level HVAC, electrical and plumbing.· Plan, coordinate, and complete summer moving objectives, while directly supervising student staff workers.· Utilize established protocols to address mold, bed bugs, fleas, scabies, influenza, pin worms, lice, vandalism, large-scale bathroom cleaning, and other infestations, illnesses, hazards and pool operations.· Remove trash and recyclables from designated areas.· Assist with cleaning/turn-over of bed spaces, private and community bathrooms, and common areas between all student departures/arrivals, during summer turnover, and between conferences and orientations.· Clean all surfaces and items in assigned areas, including community desks, pool areas, activity houses, multi-purpose and programming spaces.· Collaborate with contracted workers, confirming successful completion and documentation of work.· Maintain flooring in designated areas.· Maintain equipment and report maintenance and supply needs.· Stock and maintain supplies carts and closets with consistency.
Requirements: A high school diploma or equivalent (GED) and custodial or groundskeeping experience directly related to the area of employment is required. At least one (1) year of custodial, grounds, and/or maintenance experience is preferred.

Coastal Carolina University is a public comprehensive liberal arts institution located in Conway, South Carolina, just nine miles from the Atlantic coastal resort city of Myrtle Beach. Coastal Carolina University enrolls over 10,000 students from 49 states and 55 nations. The University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award the baccalaureate and master’s degrees of national and/or regional significance in the arts and sciences, business, humanities, education, and health and human services, a specialist degree in instructional technology, and PhD degrees in marine science: coastal and marine systems science and education sciences.

Coastal Carolina University is committed to fostering an environment that embraces diversity, equity and inclusion, and we seek candidates who will contribute to a climate that supports the growth and development of a diverse campus community. The University provides equal opportunity without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, religion, national or ethnic origin, veteran status or disability in admissions, employment and in all of its educational programs and activities. We encourage individuals from historically underrepresented groups to apply.

How to apply: Interested applicants may apply on-line at Review of applications will begin immediately and begin until position is filled. Coastal Carolina University is an EO/AA employer.

Building/ Grounds Specialist III (KA15/61122935/FTE-S00962P), full-time position with benefits. SC State Pay Band: 03. Salary range: $26,385.00 (minimum) – $37,605.00 (midpoint). Normal work hours are Monday through Thursday, 8:00 am to 5:00 pm, and Friday, 8:00 am to 12:30 pm. Must be flexible to meet the special scheduling needs of the university. Must be able to work overtime; before start of shift, at end of shift, weekends, etc.

Required Qualifications:

A high school diploma and custodial or groundskeeping experience directly related to the area of employment.

Preferred Qualifications:

At least one year of custodial, grounds, and/or maintenance experience.

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

Ability to deal courteously with the public and students. Ability to work independently and supervise student employees. Knowledge of operation and use of equipment and tools used in the care and cleaning of buildings. Knowledge of custodial services practices, techniques, and procedures preferred. Ability to communicate effectively in English, both orally and in writing. Ability to inventory, order and maintain supplies as needed.

Additional comments regarding this position:

Must be able to work overtime; before start of shift, at end of shift, weekends, etc.

Mental Demands:

Analytical and Problem Solving, Confidentiality, Constant Interruptions, Customer Contact, Detailed Work, Language, Math, Multiple Concurrent Tasks, Reading Blue Prints, Reading (documents or instruments), Reasoning, Stress, Training, Verbal Communication, Written Communication

Physical Demands:

Carrying, Lifting, Cleaning, Climbing, Crawling, Driving, Kneeling, Pulling, Pushing, Reaching, Sitting, Speaking, Squatting, Standing, Twisting, Walking, Writing

Physical Demands (Elements Exposed To):

Bodily Fluids, Chemicals, Dirt, Fumes, Hazards, Heat/Cold, Noise, Toxins

Additional Physical Demands:

Must be able to perform constant, intense physical labor; regularly move & use equipment weighing up to 50 pounds. Must be able to perform duties requiring push/pull activity, hand/finger coordination, constant repetitive motion of wrist, arm & shoulder; reach, climb, balance, crouch, twist, crawl, & kneel; work with chemicals, dust, fumes and odors associated with custodial work. Must be able to wear safety and protective equipment as needed. Must be able to work outdoors in a variety of environmental conditions.

Please Select Any and All Equipment Needed to Perform the Duties:

Calculator, Chemicals, Cleaners, Computer and Peripheral Equipment, Copier, Fax, Forklift, Machines, Mops/Brooms, Scanner, Telephone, Tools, Two-Way Radios, Vehicles

List Any and All Additional Equipment Needed to Perform the Duties:

Must be able to wear safety and personal protective equipment (PPE) when needed as per OSHA regulations. Must be able to operate University vehicles including trucks, vans, golf carts, forklifts and “man-lift” devices.

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