University of Utah Custodian in Salt Lake City, Utah
Open Date 05/15/2017
Requisition Number PRN06829N
Job Title Custodian
Working Title Houseman
Job Grade A
FLSA Code Nonexempt
Patient Care Job Code?
Type Non Benefited Staff / Student
Standard Hours per Week 19
Full Time or Part Time? Part Time
Work Schedule Summary
The hotel & conference center is open 24 hr./day & work schedule will vary, depending on hotel occupancy. May be required to work evening shift
Is this a work study job? No
VP Area Academic Affairs
Department 01115 - Guest House
City Salt Lake City, UT
Type of Recruitment External Posting
Pay Rate Range $10.00
NOTE: May close at anytime.
The Houseman position cleans common areas of hotel & meeting spaces to ensure a clean environment by maintaining standards of cleanliness and sanitation. Will clean guest rooms if needed.
The Houseman for the University Guest House & Conference Center demonstrates the ability to prioritize and change course of action quickly, being flexible. Positive attitude and have the ability to work effectively as part of a team. Provides outstanding guest service. Vacuums, cleans, mops, scrubs and dusts. Cleans hotel common areas including restrooms. Dusts, cleans and vacuums furniture, fixtures, doors and related furnishings by using appropriate cleaning supplies. Uses floor equipment including extractor, buffer and other machines. Cleans carpets and empties rash. Performs other Houseman duties per Supervisor’s and Manager’s direction.
This position requires a background clearance, paid for by the Guest House & Conference Center.
Employees of the University of Utah receive a freeUTA/Trax pass.
• This job description is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required of employees assigned to the job.
Work Environment and Level of Frequency that may be required
Nearly Continuously: Office environment.
Seldom: Hazards ( includes a variety of physical conditions, such as proximity to moving mechanical parts, moving vehicles, electrical current, working on scaffolding and high places, or exposure to chemicals).
Physical Requirements and Level of Frequency that may be required
Nearly Continuously: Sitting, hearing, listening, talking, walking.
Often: Bending, reaching overhead, twisting.
Seldom: Lifting – up to 50 pounds, kneeling, squatting.
This is an entry-level position. Demonstrated human relation and effective communication skills are required. Six months of related experience is preferred.
Applicants must demonstrate the potential ability to perform the essential functions of the job as outlined in the position description.
Previous hotel and/or custodial experience preferred. Must be available any day of the week; days and hours may vary, depending on hotel occupancy.
Special Instructions Summary
The University of Utah is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and is committed to diversity in its workforce. In compliance with applicable federal and state laws, University of Utah policy of equal employment opportunity prohibits discrimination on the basis of race or ethnicity, religion, color, national origin, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, veteran’s status, status as a qualified person with a disability, or genetic information. Individuals from historically underrepresented groups, such as minorities, women, qualified persons with disabilities, and protected veterans are strongly encouraged to apply. Veterans’ preference is extended to applicants, consistent with University policy and Utah state law. To inquire about this posting, email: email@example.com or call 801-581-2300. Reasonable accommodations in the application process will be provided to qualified individuals with disabilities. To request an accommodation or for further information about University AA/EO policies, please contact the Office of Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action, 201 S. Presidents Cr., Rm 135, (801) 581-8365 (V/ TDD ), email: firstname.lastname@example.org .
The University is a participating employer with Utah Retirement Systems (“URS”). Individuals who previously retired and are receiving monthly retirement benefits from URS must notify the Benefits Department upon hire. Please contact Utah Retirement Systems at (801) 366-7770 or (800) 695-4877 or the University’s Benefits Department at (801) 581-7447.
This position may require the successful completion of a criminal background check and/or drug screen.