Custodian - The University of Alabama in Tuscaloosa Alabama

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The University of Alabama

Tuscaloosa, Alabama

United States


Detailed Job Description

Performs duties associated with the cleaning and maintenance of University buildings. This is the entry level position to the Custodian Career Ladder.

Additional Department Summary:

This position performs routine manual work in housekeeping and cleaning of interior spaces and immediate exterior areas. Typical duties include sweeping, mopping, vacuuming, polishing, dusting furniture, and cleaning restrooms, windows, blinds, mirrors in academic, administrative and athletic buildings as well as on campus living spaces.

Required Minimum Qualifications

Demonstrated ability to read, write and follow oral and written instructions. Must be able to lift, handle and maneuver the tools, materials and supplies of the job. Must be able to climb stairs. Must be able to work different shifts.

Additional Required Department Minimum Qualifications:

This position may be required to work weekends as part of their regular work week; may be required to work any of 3 different shifts (4:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., 7:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., 3:30 p.m. to 12:00 midnight). Must be able to lift, handle and maneuver the tools, materials and supplies of the job (up to 25lbs); 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. May be required to submit a medical history statement from personal physician. Final candidate must submit to and successfully pass a post offer drug test.

Preferred Qualifications:

Prefer high school diploma or GED. Prefer valid U.S. driver's license, be at least 21 years of age, and have an acceptable Motor Vehicle Report as determined by the insurance carrier. $13.26/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

  • Facility Custodial
  • Custodian
  • The Capstone of Higher Education
  • Student Centered Research University
  • Fostering a diverse student body & workforce
Employment Type:Administrative Staff
Degree Required: Not Specified
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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