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Date Posted 06/25/2019
Hiring Status No Longer Accepting Applications
Location Twin Cities Campus
Position Responsibilities
Reporting to the Campus Engineer, the Custodian is responsible for general housekeeping in various areas on the Twin Cities campus including classrooms, offices, hallways, stairwells, common areas and outside grounds.
  • Performs daily cleaning and trash removal for classrooms, office spaces, restrooms, kitchens, and common areas to include vacuuming, dusting, and wet cleaning of tabletops, counters, sinks, restrooms, and glass surfaces
  • Maintains tile and carpeting in common areas with scheduled cleaning and polishing using floor machines as needed
  • Washes walls or performs other non-scheduled cleaning for one-time projects as directed
  • Removes snow, salts walks and keeps walkways clear during winter months
  • Helps with grounds keeping during the summer months
  • Changes light bulbs and filters as needed
  • Maintains mops, brooms, vacuum cleaners and other equipment in good working order
  • Orders cleaning supplies as needed
  • Moves furniture, chairs, tables, podiums and other items for special events
  • Performs other duties as assigned
Essential Skills and Abilities
  • Knowledge of cleaning procedures, equipment and supplies
  • Skills in hard floor and carpet care, spill cleanup, preventive care of surfaces
  • Able to follow directions and routines
  • Able to climb and work from ladders
  • Lift up to 25 lbs. on a regular basis; up to 50 lbs. on occasion
  • Communication skills sufficient to perform essential functions of the position
  • Must be able to work outside in all types of weather for extended periods of time
  The successful candidate must support, respect, and advance the mission of Saint Mary's University as a Lasallian Catholic institution.
Education and Experience
  • High school diploma or equivalent required, with trade school certification in custodial/janitorial training preferred
  • Up to 3 years’ custodial experience in a school or multi-building office/commercial space
  • Valid driver’s license preferred
All offers of employment are contingent upon the successful completion of a criminal background check.
Additional Required Materials
Application Review Date 07/19/2019
Starting Date 07/29/2019
Contact Email
Position Full-time
Contract Length
Other Details / Information
Benefits Full
Work Sponsorship This position is not eligible for work sponsorship
  We encourage members of the protected classes as defined by the federal, state, and municipal law and those persons attracted to a university with a Lasallian Catholic identity to apply.