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Custodian - Taggart Student Center

Company: Utah State University
Location: Logan
Posted on: September 12, 2023

Job Description:

Overview:The Taggart Student Center at Utah State University is seeking applicants for a full-time Custodian (Facilities Service Representative II) position. Incumbents in the Facilities Service Representative series clean and maintain building areas to maximize a healthy, safe, pleasant, and functional environment. Incumbents work as a member of a team to complete tasks.Responsibilities:

  • Removes debris from trash receptacles and keeps liners and receptacles clean.
  • Assists in recycling program.
  • Cleans restrooms.
  • Vacuums and extracts carpets.
  • Sweeps, mops, and scrubs floors.
  • Strips and waxes floors.
  • Assists in maintaining adequate stock of cleaning supplies.
  • Ensures proper care in the use and maintenance of equipment and supplies.
  • Cleans snow and debris from sidewalks.
  • Directs and supervises part-time custodial staff.
  • Promotes continuous improvement of workplace safety and environmental practices.
  • Provide guests, customers, students, and employees with directions, general information, and assistance, as requested.
  • Practice and promote continuous improvement of environmental, and safety practices.
  • Follow and initiate all building procedures in the event of an injury, emergency, or evacuation.
  • Follow all building policies and procedures as identified in the Taggart Student Center Policy Manual.
  • Performs miscellaneous job-related duties as assigned.Qualifications:Minimum Qualifications:
    • One year of commercial cleaning experience; or an equivalent combination of education plus experience.Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
      • Ability to receive regular direction and coaching from a supervisor or manager.
      • Ability to learn through training, observation and hands-on experience.
      • Ability to perform tasks without close supervision.
      • Knowledge of proper cleaning methods, standards, supplies, and equipment.
      • Ability to operate custodial equipment, such as vacuums, carpet extractors, etc.
      • Ability to understand chemical cleaning application and methods.
      • Ability to be detail oriented and resolve conflicts effectively.
      • Ability to reflect a positive Utah State University image and act professionally with coworkers and customers.
      • Ability to understand and follow safety procedures.Required Documents:Along with the online application, please attach:
      • Resume to be uploaded at the beginning of your application in the Candidate Profile under Resume/CV
      • Cover letter to be typed/pasted at the end of your application**Document size may not exceed 10 MB.**Advertised Salary:Minimum $26,500; based on experience, plus excellent benefitsADA:Employees work indoors and are protected from weather and/or contaminants, but not, necessarily, occasional temperature changes. This position requires moderate physical effort. Employees must have sufficient strength to perform the duties and responsibilities of the position, including lifting up to 25 pounds, walking and standing. Employees must adhere to safety precautions and may be required to use protective equipment.College/Department Highlights:As a member of the Taggart Student Center Operations team, all employees are expected to understand and espouse the following.
      • Core Values: Expertise, Pride, Respect, Responsibility, and Engagement
      • Vision Statement: To be the foremost building on campus, recognized by the University, the community and our peers.
      • Mission Statement: The mission of the Taggart Student Center is to provide quality facilities and services, exceeding expectations in every way. Leveraging our core values, we will deliver a setting that honors the mission of Utah State University.The Taggart Student Center is a part of Utah State University Event Services.University Highlights:Founded in 1888, Utah State University is Utahs premier land-grant and space-grant university, with a strong commitment to excellence, access, and inclusion. USU serves approximately 27,500 students throughout the state at three residential campuses, eight statewide campuses, and 23 education centers. USU Online has served students from all 50 states and 55 countries for over 25 years, and USU Extension provides outreach and service to all counties in Utah. As a land-grant university, USU engages communities and empowers people to lead successful lives of involvement, innovation, and impact. As an R1 research institution, USU provides a high-quality undergraduate and graduate education at an affordable price. Washington Monthly has consistently ranked USU in the top 10 among public universities for contribution to social mobility, research, and public service. Utah State is committed to cultivating a where different perspectives, values, cultures, and identities are acknowledged, welcomed, and valued. We seek to recruit, hire, and retain people from all walks of life who will champion excellence in education, research, discovery, outreach, and service. We believe that promoting a strong sense of community and belonging empowers and engages all members of USU to thrive and be successful. about USU. The university provides a to support careers for partners who are also seeking employment. Additionally, USU is committed to providing access and reasonable accommodations for individuals with disabilities. To request a reasonable accommodation for a disability, contact the universitys ADA Coordinator in the Office of Human Resources at (435) 797-0122 or . About the RegionU.S. News and World Report for its strong economy, fiscal stability, education, and health care. Outstanding outdoor recreational opportunities abound throughout the state, including five national parks, 43 state parks and recreation areas, and 15 alpine ski resorts. The home of USUs main campus, , is a city of 54,000-plus people in a picturesque mountain valley 80 miles north of Salt Lake City. The Logan metro area in the Milken Institutes 2022 ranking for best-performing small cities in the nation. *updated 7/2023Notice of Non-discrimination:In its programs and activities, including in admissions and employment, Utah State University does not discriminate or tolerate discrimination, including harassment, based on race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, status as a protected veteran, or any other status protected by University policy, Title IX, or any other federal, state, or local law.The following individuals have been designated to handle inquiries regarding the application of Title IX and its implementing regulations and/or USUs non-discrimination policies: Executive Director of the Office of Equity Matthew Pinner, , Distance Education Rm. 401, 435-797-1266Title IX Coordinator Matthew Pinner, , Distance Education Rm. 404, 435-797-1266Mailing address: 5100 Old Main Hill, Logan, Ut 84322For further information regarding non-discrimination, please visit , or contact:U.S. Department of Education, Office of Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights, 800-421-3481, U.S. Department of Education, Denver Regional Office, 303-844-5695,

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