University of Utah Custodial Crew Leader in Salt Lake City, Utah


Open Date 10/09/2018

Requisition Number PRN18605B

Job Title Custodial Crew Leader

Working Title Custodial Crew Leader

Job Grade B

FLSA Code Nonexempt

Patient Sensitive Job Code? No

Standard Hours per Week 40

Full Time or Part Time? Full Time

Shift Day

Work Schedule Summary

Monday- Friday 6AM-3PM.

VP Area President


Location Campus

City Salt Lake City, UT

Type of Recruitment External Posting

Pay Rate Range 13.00 to 15.00

Close Date

Open Until Filled Yes

Job Summary

Act as working crew lead for employees in the field on custodial services. Perform custodial duties as assigned by manager with primary focus on performing custodial services. Follows general guidelines and direction from manager for equipment and work force needed to accomplish a variety of tasks. May inform the Supervisor on personnel items.


1.Performs all duties of custodians as required to ensure accomplishment of assigned goals.

2.Maintains good communication with building occupants and elevating concerns as necessary.

3.Reports maintenance and emergency problems to manager or police respectively.

4.Follow the guidelines for the proper distribution of employees and materials for a particular day’s cleaning problems by ensuring an adequate cleaning job is done as directed by the Supervisor.

5.Lead crew in daily activities as directed by the Supervisor.

6.Regular maintenance of light replacement.

8.Assist in training new crewmembers in the proper use of equipment and materials by demonstration and suggestion to ensure proper application of chemicals and minimum breakdown of equipment.

9.Ensures that work standards are being adhered to by reviewing assigned work and that issues are being escalated to the Supervisor.

10.Ensures that assigned work area is secured by checking for locked doors in accordance with regulations and that keys are accounted for.

11.Maintains adequate stock of supplies by ordering as necessary within a pre-established budget guideline.

12.Other duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications

Two years of previous custodial experience; the ability to lift 50 lbs.; the ability to climb a minimum of six feet on an authorized stepladder or scaffolding; and demonstrated oral and written communication skills required. Previous supervisory experience would be helpful.

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.


Two years of previous custodial experience; the ability to lift 50 lbs.; the ability to climb a minimum of six feet on an authorized stepladder or scaffolding; and demonstrated oral and written communication skills required.

Type Benefited Staff

Special Instructions Summary

Additional Information

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 qualified applicants, upon request and consistent with University policy and Utah state law.

To inquire about this posting, email: 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: .

The University is a participating employer with Utah Retirement Systems (“URS”). To be eligible for retirement contributions, you must be hired into a benefit-eligible position. Certain new hires are automatically assigned to the URS retirement plan and other employees with prior URS service, may elect to enroll in the URS within 30 days of hire. Regardless of whether they are hired into a benefit-eligible position or not, 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 for information.

This position may require the successful completion of a criminal background check and/or drug screen.