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Moscow, Idaho

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General Labor/Transport 1

(Building Service Temporary )

Idaho Commons/Student Union

Open for Recruitment:  October 10, 2013 - Open until further notice
Announcement #:  22101079830
Pay Rate:  $9.00 - $10.00/ Hour
Full or Part Time:  Full Time
Shift:  6:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Location: Moscow

This position is contingent upon the continuation of work and/or funding.

Materials Required:
    Online Application
    Job References
    GL1: Custodian Questionnaire, Facilities, (v. 11/09)
    Availability Quesionnaire-Building Service v.13



To receive consideration, complete the online application including: answers to the Supplemental Questionnaires and a list of at least 3 professional references including contact information.


Review of applications will begin after a suitable number of applicants have been received.




Ensure assigned building and area are clean and orderly, perform heavy duty of cleaning of facilities; operating and maintaining scrubbers, shampooers, burnishes, and vacuuming machines; removing trash and debris; shampooing carpets and furniture; scrubbing and waxing floors sweeping, mopping, burnishing, and vacuuming floors; dusting and replacing light bulbs; cleaning walls, cove base, sills, and light fixtures, venetian blinds and drapes, drains, vents, windows, radiators, woodwork, Formica, fire extinguishers boxes, shower curtains, entrances, trashcans, microwaves, ovens, refrigerators, doors and door frames, and overhead pipes; and performing related tasks.



Responsibility, % of Time, Essential/Marginal


Maintain building interior, accessibility and appearance by: 90% of Time, Essential


Sweeping and mopping all stairways and entryways, halls and clean entryway door windows; general office cleaning; operating equipment; following manufacturer’s operating and care guidelines; completing minor repairs and parts replacement on equipment; complying with safe procedures, rules and regulations; climbing ladders and working with cleaning equipment; performing security check of the building while working.


Contribute to team effort by: 10% of Time, Marginal


Accomplishing related results as needed.




 **Due to the duties of this position, candidates are required to be at least 18 years of age.**


*Employment may be contingent upon satisfactory completion of a criminal background and/or driving investigation.*

Ability to: perform physical activities associated with custodial works such as climbing ladders, bending, stooping, lifting items weighing approximately 60 pounds and working on one’s feet for long periods of time, work with custodial cleaning chemicals, follow instructions, and communicate well both verbally and in writing.


Willingness and ability to use computer programs such as email, World Wide Web and word processing software; work limited weekends.




 Knowledge of:  methods, materials, and equipment used in custodial work; custodial safety practices; cleaning agents and related products and possible reactions when used; operating cleaning equipment such as vacuums, carpet shampooers, strippers, and floor polishers; performing minor maintenance on custodial equipment using small hand tools.


Experience with: building maintenance and operations.


Knowledge of computer programs such as email, World Wide Web and word processing software


To enrich education through diversity, the University of Idaho is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.