To participate in Housekeeping maintenance and related work. Responsible for general housekeeping functions in a residence or apartment building, which may include some supervision of housekeeping.
Performs housekeeping functions in various residences. Dusts, mops, sweeps, spray buffs and wet mops floors and furniture. Vacuums and shampoos items deemed necessary. Sanitizes and cleans restrooms, stoves, refrigerators, washes waste receptacles, windows, vents, radiators and replenishes paper supplies, laundry facilities, showers tubs, bedrooms, dining & kitchen areas. Responsible for cleaning walls, doors/ windows, woodwork, and stairwells. Make residence ready for operation. Perform day- to-day cleaning duties as well as other related duties as required. Detail kitchen appliances and bath fixtures. Operates custodial maintenance equipment including vacuums, buffers/burnishes, scrubbers, Kai-vac's and extractors. May include hotel type cleaning such as making beds, washing linens & towels, cleaning appliances & dishes. Dust; remove trash, empty fridge, clean under and behind all appliances. Restock all coffee and any and all bathroom supplies. May include make ready cleaning in apartments & residence halls. Assures energy conservation by ensuring all non-necessary lights are turned off (classrooms, offices, etc.). Inspects buildings for cleanliness, needed repairs and completed work orders. Assists in maintaining inventory of custodial equipment materials, supplies and equipment. Responds to on-call emergencies before/during/after normal hours of operation. This includes but not limited to: Fires, electrical outages, floods, icy conditions, and any other type of campus emergency. Performs other duties as assigned.
High School diploma or GED. Two (2) years of experience in custodial work. Knowledge of cleaning agents and chemicals. Ability to perform duties following oral and written instructions.
Two (2) years of housekeeping experience.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: Knowledge of cleaning techniques and procedures, skill in the use of custodial chemicals and the operation of housekeeping equipment.
Applicants must include in their online resume the following information: 1) Employment history: name of company, period employed (from month/year to month/year), job title, summary of job duties and 2) Education: school name, degree type, and major.
UTA is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action institution. Minorities, women, veterans and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply. Additionally, the University prohibits discrimination in employment on the basis of sexual orientation. A criminal background check will be conducted on finalists. The UTA is a tobacco free campus.
With annual research expenditures in excess of $100M, the University of Texas at Arlington is a Carnegie Research-1 “highest research activity” institution committed to life-enhancing discovery, innovative instruction, and caring community engagement. A leading institution in the heart of the thriving North Texas region, UTA nurtures minds within an environment that values excellence, ingenuity, and diversity. With a total global enrollment of over 59,000 in AY 2018-19, UTA is one of the largest institutions in the University of Texas System. Guided by its Strategic Plan Bold Solutions | Global Impact, UTA fosters interdisciplinary research and teaching to enable the sustainable megacity of the future within four broad themes: health and the human condition, sustainable urban communities, global environmental impact, and data-driven discovery. UTA was cited by U.S. News & World Report as having the second lowest average student debt among U.S. universities in 2018. U.S. News & World Report also ranks UTA fourth in the nation for undergraduate diversity. The University is a Hispanic-Serving Institution and is ranked as the top four-year college in Texas for veterans on Military Times’ 2018 Best for Vets list.