Custodial Services - Project Team - The University of Alabama in Tuscaloosa Alabama

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The University of Alabama

Tuscaloosa, Alabama

United States


Detailed Job Description

The project team position is a very demanding and integral position within Custodial Services. Each member has to have the knowledge and training not only on the complex equipment and chemicals they handle each and every day for the team's assigned tasks, but also specialty equipment used by their team. They also must be familiar with virtually every building on campus. They are called to handle emergencies within the department for their scheduled shift and non-work hours for the other two shifts.

Additional Department Summary:

The team member performs restorative, intermediate and routine maintenance on all types of soft and hard floor surfaces. The duties and responsibilities listed in the job duties do not encompass all of the tasks that this position may be assigned. The team members must have the technical skills and knowledge of the equipment, techniques and procedures needed to respond to emergencies and/or special cleaning problems in all campus buildings. The specialty cleaning issues vary due to the complexity, age and design of the campus buildings. The team member must be able to complete essential tasks in the custodian job class, and complete specialty projects in assigned time line.

Required Minimum Qualifications

A high school diploma or GED and a minimum of two (2) years custodial service experience, preferably in an institutional setting. Must be able to lift, handle and maneuver the tools, materials and supplies of the job. Must be able to perform those items in the Job Summary and the essential functions. Must have the ability to use job-related tools and equipment and chemical supplies. May be required to submit a medical history statement from personal physician. Must have valid U.S. driver's license. Must be at least 21 years of age and have an acceptable Motor Vehicle Report as determined by the insurance carrier.

Additional Required Department Minimum Qualifications:

Must be able to climb stairs and ladders; Must be able to walk and/or stand for extended periods of time; Must be able to reach and lift arms above head; Must be able to kneel, bend or stoop. Must have the ability to use job-related tools, equipment and chemical supplies. Final candidate must submit to and successfully pass a post offer drug test.

Preferred Qualifications:

Prefer one year experience on some type of similar crew (i.e., floor team) responsible for maintaining floor (hard/soft) surfaces. $17.34/hr.

Prior to hiring, the final candidate(s) must successfully pass a pre-employment background investigation. A prior conviction reported as a result of the background investigation DOES NOT automatically disqualify a candidate from consideration for this position. A candidate with a prior conviction will receive an individualized review of the prior conviction before a hiring decision is made. EOE/AA

The University of Alabama is an Equal Employment/Equal Educational Opportunity Institution. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, age, genetic information, disability, or protected veteran status, and will not be discriminated against because of their protected status.

Keyword Phrases

  • Facilities/Grounds
  • Custodial Services - Project Team
  • The Capstone of Higher Education
  • Student Centered Research University
  • Fostering a diverse student body & workforce
Employment Type:Administrative Staff
Degree Required: High School
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: See Job Description
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:Research University
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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