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STEPS Custodial Worker

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Posting Details

Posting Details

Job Title STEPS Custodial Worker
Requisition Number TE02740
Department Name 3CM00:Medical Center Physical Plant
Work Location Lexington, KY
Salary Range 10.50
Type of Position Temporary
Position Time Status Full-Time
Required Education
Required Related Experience
Required License/Registration/Certification
Physical Requirements

Lifting, pushing, and/or pulling objects up to and possibly over 50lbs; Standing
or walking with objects up to 25lbs; Repetitive motion. Work is performed in
assigned zone locations and employee may occasionally be exposed to
elements, weather, and other non-office or inside building type conditions.

Shift

Days [7:00am – 3:30pm]. Hours of work may vary dependent upon situational
factors and may include some nights(s), weekend(s), and holiday(s) response.

Job Summary

The Custodial Worker reports directly to the Custodial Supervisor and performs
daily custodial services requirements provided within assigned zone area(s), including general cleaning and trash removal; cleaning various building room types and surfaces (i.e.) restrooms, offices, lobbies, entrances, stairwells, laboratories,
elevators, medical areas, etc.; Applies proper cleaning techniques which may
include: vacuuming, mopping, sweeping, stripping and waxing, dusting, spot
cleaning, scrubbing, and disinfecting; Removes trash and recycling; Restocks
all fixtures (toilet paper, towels, soap, and sanitizer); Utilizes various equipment
(vacuum cleaners, floor machines, etc.) in completion of duties. In addition, the
Custodial Worker demonstrates excellent customer service for internal and
external customers; Informs Custodial Supervisor and/or Custodial Team Lead of
customer needs and delivers an appropriate response(s), as directed; Demonstrates progress towards reaching goals and objectives; Demonstrates compliance with quality assurance inspection results for assigned zone(s); Demonstrates compliance with instructions regarding work in-process and upon completion; Delivers work results which are in compliance with established
practices and standards, and overall acceptability of work; Ensures all assigned
working areas are maintained in a safe and orderly manner and continuously
free of trash and debris; Maintains appropriate inventory supply levels and
requests re-orders, as needed; Operates and maintains equipment in a safe
manner and requests repairs, as needed; Demonstrates compliance with PPE
usage; use of cautionary signage; and use of appropriate cleaning chemicals;
and Demonstrates compliance with safety codes, OSHA, EPA, and other
regulatory requirements

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities
Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? No
Preferred Education/Experience
Deadline to Apply 09/30/2017
University Community of Inclusion

The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.

Posting Specific Questions

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Applicant Documents

Required Documents
Optional Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter