Southern Connecticut State University
New Haven
Jan 21, 2018
Feb 18, 2018
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Full Time

Job Title: Custodian

Hours: Sunday ? Thursday 11pm-7am

Positions: 54334 and 111797

Closing Date: January 31, 2018

Location: Davis, Facilities Operations, Nursing, Pelz, Jennings/Morrill, Buley, Engleman, Earl, Lyman, School of Business, TE-6 & TE-8, Moore Fieldhouse, Wintergreen, Granoff, OB-1, Admissions, Lang, Orlando, New Science Building

Description of position: Class is accountable for performing a full range of basic tasks in the cleaning and maintenance of building.

Experience and Training: Any experience and training which would provide knowledge, skills and abilities listed above.

Performs custodial tasks and maintenance of areas such as dormitories, classrooms, offices, auditoriums, wards, kitchens, dining rooms and lavatories including outdoor areas (i.e. trash around buildings); dusts, mops, sweeps, scrubs, strips, waxes and polishes floors using appropriate equipment such as floor polishers and buffers; washes, dusts and polishes glass including windows, woodwork, walls, furniture and metal equipment; makes beds; checks, marks, stores and issues linens, blankets, and clothing (limited to individual's work area not to include counting and inspection for a larger area); collects and counts soiled laundry; distributes, empties and sterilizes glassware, wash basins and bedpans; sweeps walks; collects and disposes of trash; reports needs for repairs; performs minor maintenance; runs errands; inspects buildings for damage and reports conditions to supervisor; may change light bulbs and replace fuses; may lubricate or tighten door hinges, drawers, cabinets, etc.; may replace ceiling or floor tiles; may remove snow and ice from stairways and walkways around buildings; may sand and salt stairways and walkways; may move furniture and/or set-up classrooms; performs related duties as required.

Minimum Qualifications Required:

Some interpersonal skills; some oral and written communication skills; ability to follow oral and written instructions; ability to operate, care for and perform minor maintenance on tools and equipment used in daily work; some ability in simple record keeping.

Physical Requirements:

Employees appointed to positions in this class must have adequate strength, stamina, and physical agility, visual and auditory acuity, and must maintain such fitness to be able to perform the duties. A physical exam may be required.

Special Requirement:

Incumbents in this class may be required by the appointing authority to possess and retain appropriate current licenses, permits, and / certifications.

Internal candidates should submit a request of transfer in writing to Tisha Miller, - Office of Human Resources

Vacancies will not be committed without prior approval in accordance with the contractual and statutory requirements, subject to the exhaustion of the reemployment/sebac lists. Southern Connecticut State University is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. SDL2017