The Facilities Management unit of the Division of Facilities & Services at West Virginia University is seeking applicants for a Campus Service Worker Lead position. This position is responsible for providing a variety of support services in order to maintain the interior appearance of institutional buildings and the surrounding exterior appearance of the grounds. This work involves adhering to established standard procedures, techniques and safety requirements, with some judgment required to interpret instructions.
In order to be successful in this position, the ideal candidate will:
Assist the management team in overseeing, guiding and assisting campus service workers.
Clean and maintain the interior appearance of all buildings by sweeping, mopping, stripping, and waxing floors; vacuuming and shampooing carpets, rugs, and upholstery; dusting and polishing furniture; washing and cleaning walls, ceilings, doors, windows, etc.; and performing other related internal cleaning activities.
Clean and maintain exterior appearance of all buildings, including removing leaves and debris, cleaning gutters, removing snow and ice, spreading salt, washing graffiti and more.
Operate various machinery, including walk-behind and riding scrubbers, high-speed burnishers, and hand and power tools.
Properly mix and dilute commercial strength disinfectants, detergents and solutions, calculating the appropriate amount to use.
Relocate offices and classrooms by lifting and loading/unloading furniture, file cabinets, boxes, etc. using handtrucks, dollies and other equipment.
Assist in set-up and tear-down of equipment for special events.
Perform miscellaneous tasks, including collecting trash and recycling, replenishing supplies, locking/unlocking doors, assisting other workers, and responding to various requests.
Remain current in safety requirements and attend periodic training sessions.
Work Hours: Friday 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Saturday & Sunday 6 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Monday 8 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
*Scheduling may be subject to frequent change
Pay Grade: 10
High School Diploma, GED or equivalent
Six (6) months of experience in the following:
Commercial restroom cleaning, floor maintenance and carpet cleaning
Operation of commercial custodial equipment, such as walk-behind and riding scrubbers, high-speed buffers, automated carpet cleaners, and power lifts
Mixing and proper application of commercial strength cleaning products
Training others in the operation of commercial cleaning, custodial equipment and leadership
Supervisory training preferred
Physical coordination and demands include:
Long periods of standing, walking, climbing, stooping and bending daily
Moving furniture and unloading supplies daily
Working from ladders and confined spaces as needed
Lifting items weighing at least 50 pounds as needed
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