JOB TITLE: Custodian
DEPARTMENT: Student Centers
APPOINTMENT PERCENTAGE (FTE): 100%
ANTICIPATED START DATE: 10/28/19
This position consists of routine work to maintain the cleanliness of Student Centers facilities which include the Memorial Student Center and Merle Price Commons and is under the leadership of the Custodial Supervisor.This position requires cleaning functions primarily in Merle Price Commons on 1st shift Mondays through Fridays, but may be assigned to different shifts, days and to the Memorial Student Center depending on need.First shift starts at 6:00 am and ends at 2:30 pm.
- Some knowledge of standard procedures, chemicals, tools, products, and equipment used in providing custodial services.
- Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operation and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals consistent with the duties of this position.
- 1 year or more of demonstrated custodial experience.
- Experience in a higher education environment.
- Experience performing event setups (i.e. experience setting up tables, chairs, equipment, etc.)
- Valid Driver’s License
The University of Wisconsin-Stout offers a rich, dynamic and collaborative environment in which to work and grow. A member of the University of Wisconsin system, UW-Stout is unique within the system--it is named after its founder, James Huff Stout, and holds the distinction of being Wisconsin’s Polytechnic University, a designation which highlights our combination of applied learning, real-world experiences and a solid liberal arts foundation.
UW-Stout offers 48 undergraduate and 26 graduate degrees, including two terminal degrees. Student enrollment is just over 9,500.
UW-Stout faculty enjoy opportunities for cross-disciplinary collaboration, state-of-the-art facilities, and a modern digital environment. UW-Stout values innovative approaches to solving problems in society and industry, and faculty are encouraged to maintain strong ties and seek collaborative projects within their disciplines and industries.
All students are issued laptops. Faculty use the university’s online course delivery system and must be available for online interactions and/or alternate time frames for teaching. Faculty members teach, advise students, conduct research, assess student learning and engage in service activities. Menomonie, Wisconsin, is a town of 16,000 located in the beautiful Chippewa River Valley, 25 miles west of Eau Claire and 60 miles east of the Twin Cities of Minneapolis and Saint Paul.
More information about the UW-Stout community and region: http://www.uwstout.edu/about/community.cfm.
Facts and data about the university: http://www.uwstout.edu/about/facts.cfm.
The minimum starting salary is $13.00 per hour. The hourly rate for this position is negotiable based on experience and available budget. A six-month probation is required. The UW System provides an excellent benefits package including participation in the Wisconsin State Retirement Plan to qualified applicants. Benefit details can be found at: https://www.wisconsin.edu/ohrwd/benefits/download/summaries/Univ-staff.pdf.
As an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer, UW-Stout is committed to inclusive excellence and is actively seeking applications from individuals from diverse groups; veterans and individuals with disabilities.
In compliance with the Wisconsin Fair Employment Act, employment will be contingent upon a criminal background check and authorization to work within the United States as required by the Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986.
An offer of employment is contingent upon the final candidate passing an essential job function test, criminal background check and a reference check process. The reference check process includes asking the final candidate and most recent supervisor questions regarding sexual violence and sexual harassment. Final candidates with previous employment within the UW System and State of WI agencies will be subject to additional reference checks.
In response to a public records request, the University of Wisconsin System will not reveal the identities of applicants who request confidentiality in their online application, except that the identity of the successful final candidate will be released. See Wis. Stat. sec. 19.36(7).
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TO ENSURE CONSIDERATION
Screening of applications will begin 10/3/2019 and may continue until the position is filled. To ensure consideration, complete applications must be submitted by 11:59 p.m. on 10/2/19.
Your online application will not be considered complete until all required documents are attached, and all required fields are completed. Note: Once you have attached your materials and submitted your application you will not be able to go into the system and change them.
Please be sure you have included the following documents:
- Current resume
- Names and contact information for a minimum of three professional work references
Frequently asked questions (FAQs) about our online application system are available via:
For question regarding this position or recruitment, please contact:
Search Chair: Malinda Hebert
If you need assistance with the online application process or if you submitted your application prior to uploading all of the required application materials, please contact:
Search Coordinator: Alexandra Bates
Job Family: Staff