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University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee
Milwaukee, WI
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Position Summary
Under the supervision of the Custodial Services Supervisor, this position is responsible for the performance of the required custodial/housekeeping duties for University Housing. Custodians of University Housing are responsible for cleaning and maintaining safe environments within our residence halls. The custodians within University Housing have direct contact with the students in their living environments. During the summer months, the custodians turn over nearly 2,800 rooms within 1,200 suites. Suites have a variety of amenities ranging from full-size bathrooms, living rooms, and full-size kitchens. University Housing custodians provide cleaning services to office spaces, meeting rooms, event spaces, full-size laundry rooms, stairwells that rise up to 26 flights, 4 full-service Restaurant Operations kitchens, and fully furnished guest housing (i.e. “hotel”) rooms. Custodians may also be trained in forklift operation. Workers in this position routinely lift supplies and materials up to 50 pounds, walk steps, and perform repetitive motions in the performance of their duties. Starting hourly rate for this position is $13.51/hr.
How to Apply
Application Instructions When referencing employment history and answering required questions about experience: 1. Please address your experience with the minimum and preferred qualifications listed above, answering each question with details including where you performed these duties and how long you’ve been performing them. Where it is unclear in your answer if you have experience with the qualification, it will be viewed as not having ANY experience. 2. Please include email and phone numbers for three professional references (including the most recent direct supervisor). The reference list must contain at least one direct supervisor. You may provide this information by typing directly into the application. You may also attach a cover letter and resume with your work history. University Housing is required to conduct Post-Offer Pre-Employment screenings on all selected candidates for Custodial positions. Employment is contingent upon successfully passing the screening. Application Notes For this position, applicants are required to apply online. UWM will not consider paper, emailed or faxed applications. Additionally, applicants must complete all required fields and attach any required documents. The process is complete when the message “Your application has been submitted” is displayed and you receive a confirmation number.