Job no: 502715 Position type: Full-Time 12-Month Department: 520192 - Student Housing - Facilities Admin Location: Main Campus - Starkville, MS Categories: Support Staff Position Open Date: Jun 17 2021
To perform duties necessary for the routine cleaning and upkeep of buildings.
Employees hired into Intermittent positions are limited to working no more than 720 hours per fiscal year.
The Department of Housing and Residence Life strives to create a "home away from home" where students are individually and collectively challenged and supported in the journey to become mature, contributing citizens in a global community.
In support of the mission of Mississippi State University and the Division of Student Affairs, the Department of Housing and Residence Life cultivates an on-campus environment that promotes student success, engages students through intentional interactions, and challenges them to learn and grow beyond the classroom.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
1. Sweep, dust mop, wet mop and scrub floors. 2. Clean windows, mirrors, walls, doors and other building surfaces. 3. Clean, wax and buff floors. 4. Clean restroom facilities and replenish supplies. 5. Collect trash and empty in trash collection containers. 6. Move furniture, equipment, supplies and other materials as requested. 7. Dust and polish furniture. 8. May change light bulbs and spray rooms for pests. 9. May vacuum and shampoo carpets. 10. Perform related duties as assigned.
1. Ability to read and write. 2. Ability to work with others and to receive and follow instructions. 3. Willingness to work long hours. -or- Any equivalent combination of related experience and/or education approved by the Department of Human Resources Management.
1. High school education. 2. Experience in custodial work.
Working Conditions and Physical Effort
Regularly involves lifting, bending or other physical exertion. Often exposed to one or more elements such as heat, cold, noise, dust, dirt, chemicals, etc.
Occasional-Routine deadlines; usually sufficient lead time; variance in work volume seasonal and predictable; priorities can be anticipated; some interruptions are present; travel or other inconveniences have advance notice; involves occasional exposure to demands and pressures from persons other than immediate supervisor.
Job frequently requires standing, walking, reaching, climbing or balancing, talking, hearing, handling objects with hands, and lifting up to 25 pounds.
Job occasionally requires sitting, stooping/kneeling/crouching/crawling, and lifting more than 100 pounds.
Vision requirements: Ability to see information in print and/or electronically.
Applications must be submitted through the Human Resources Management Website at https://www.msujobs.msstate.edu/ by completing the online application.
Equal Employment Opportunity Statement:
MSU is an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, ethnicity, sex, religion, national origin, disability, age, sexual orientation, genetic information, pregnancy, gender identity, status as a U.S. veteran, and/or any other status protected by applicable law. We always welcome nominations and applications from women, members of any minority group, and others who share our passion for building a diverse community that reflects the diversity in our student population.
Internal Number: 502715
About Mississippi State University
Mississippi State University represents the highest level of research activity for doctorate-granting institutions and is designated by the Carnegie Foundation as an R1-Very High Research Activity University. Also, a National Science Foundation “Top 100” research University, MSU shelters a chapter of Phi Beta Kappa, the nation’s oldest and most prestigious honor society, and values the talents of our distinguished faculty, staff, and student scholars. Here, a culture of inclusion is fostered and we’re driven each day to make a difference at the local, state, regional, national and global levels. At Mississippi State University we invite you to join us as we continue our momentum in research, teaching, and service.
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