Custodian Positions

University of Iowa

Iowa City, IA Cleaning & Maintenance / Manufacturing & Industrial
The University of Iowa department of Facilities Management is seeking highly motivated individuals to join the Building & Landscape Services unit as a Custodian I.

Full-time and Temporary positions are available! 

Under general supervision, performs custodial work required for the general care and cleaning of campus buildings.

Responsibilities include:
  • Empty wastebaskets and remove trash from building.
  • Dust furniture and surfaces.
  • Polish stainless steel surfaces and clean entrance glass.
  • Mop and vacuum floors; may buff and auto scrub floors.
  • Clean blackboards/whiteboards.
  • Remove and replace bulbs as needed.
  • Pick up trash and sweep exterior entrances.
  • Stock supplies for cart and custodial area.
  • Clean and disinfect restrooms; refill restroom supplies.
Duties may also include project work such as carpet cleaning, waxing of floors and other annual cleaning activities.

Desirable Qualifications:
  • Ability to communicate effectively and follow oral and written instructions.
  • Six months' experience working as a laborer.
  • Three months of custodial experience.
  • Experience performing labor-intensive work in a residence hall, apartment complex, hotel, hospital, nursing home or similar residential facility.
  • Customer service experience.
  • Experience working in a diverse work environment.
  • Ability to work in variety of environments.

About Facilities Management at The University of Iowa
Facilities Management (FM) is a service unit of approximately 700 employees who work behind the scenes, 24 hours a day, serving the University of Iowa as stewards of our beautiful Iowa City campus.   FM staff coordinate campus master planning, manage design & construction, maintain & clean the buildings & the grounds, and provide utilities management.

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Job ID: 66270

Posted 12 days ago

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