To perform a wide variety of cleaning services to ensure that all areas of the campus facilities are maintained at established sanitary standards so as to provide a clean and aesthetically pleasing appearance that supports the University's educational mission.
This position is a pooled position used to collect potential applicants when a custodial opening is realized.
Primary Responsibilities :
The exact duties of custodians may vary given their particular shift and/or building assignments.
- cleaning urinals, basins, commodes, partitions, stainless steel and chrome fixtures; - mop floors; Stocks & restocks paper towels, toilet paper, and soap dispensers; - cleans shower rooms to include walls, shower poles, drains, benches, & locker tops; - cleans water fountains, wood surfaces, tile floors, stairwells and landings, wood floors, & elevator surfaces; - cleans interior & exterior windows as deemed necessary by supervision.
Provides extra cleaning as necessary for special events.
Responds to emergency calls via radio or pager. Attends safety training sessions.
Reports malfunctioning equipment, needed supplies, security concerns, safety concerns, etc. to appropriate supervisory personnel.
Keeps work sites (custodial closets, etc) in a clean & orderly manner.
Wears assigned uniform clothing.
Complies with all policies and procedures as set forth by the University, Operations & Maintenance, and Building Services.
Performs any and all related duties as deemed necessary by supervisory personnel.
High school diploma or GED;
Basic computer skills;
Requires ability to perform duties using medium to heavy physical exertion on regularly recurring basis;
Requires ability to work any/all hours necessary, including weekends & outside normal working schedules, to meet the needs of the University and Operations & Maintenance Department.
Previous custodial experience and a valid driver's license preferred
Minimum Education: High School Diploma
Minimum Experience: Less than 1 year
Quick Link: 10098
Internal Number: 10098
About Northern Kentucky University
NKU is a growing metropolitan university of more than 14,000 students served by more than 2,000 faculty and staff on a thriving suburban campus near Cincinnati.
Located in the quiet suburb of Highland Heights, Kentucky—just seven miles southeast of Cincinnati—we have become a leader in Greater Cincinnati and Kentucky by providing a private school education for a fraction of the cost.
While we are one of the fastest growing universities in Kentucky, our professors still know our students' names.