Posting Summary: The Department of Intramural-Recreational Sports, a Division of University of Virginia Athletics, is seeking applicants for professional and customer-centric custodial services for the Intramural-Recreational Sports indoor and outdoor facilities. Custodians perform consistent entry-level housekeeping tasks in assigned areas to meet given standards using safe work practices and proper housekeeping techniques. Custodians will be assigned a primary work location (one of Intramural-Recreational Sports recreation facilities--Aquatic & Fitness Center, North Grounds Recreation Center, Slaughter Recreation Center), and will also perform duties in multiple buildings for daily roles, back-up support, special projects, and special events. Key to success will be maintaining positive working relationships with customers, peers, staff, students, supervisors and leadership.
Work hours for this position will be defined during hiring process based on operations demands and could be early morning, day, late evening, and/or weekend. Once work hours are established, daily work schedule will vary routinely driven by operations to accommodate special event demands, deep cleaning, late night projects, back-up support needs, etc.
Pay differential applicable for shifts before 6:00 am and after 6:00 pm, Monday-Friday, and all Saturday / Sunday shifts.
A high school diploma is preferred. Some experience performing custodian or housekeeping-related work is necessary. Commercial, residential, or university cleaning experience is preferred. The ability to follow established policies and procedures and adhere to regulatory guidelines in daily work, follow directions, work effectively as part of a team, and communicate thoughtfully and appropriately is necessary.
To apply, visit http://jobs.virginia.edu and search on Posting Number 0624623 and complete an application online, and include information for three references. For questions regarding the position or application process contact Michele Jarman, firstname.lastname@example.org.
The University of Virginia is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer.
Required Minimum Level of Education: High School Diploma or Equivalent Not Required
Required Specific Degree/Training: N/A
Preferred Minimum Level of Education: High School Diploma or Equivalent Preferred
Preferred Specific Degree/Training: GED
Required Minimum Level of Experience: Some - up to 4 years
Required Specific Experience: Experience performing custodian or housekeeping related work.
Preferred Minimum Level of Experience: Considerable - 4 to 7 years
Preferred Specific Experience: -Commercial or residential cleaning experience -University cleaning experience
Required License or Certification: N/A
Preferred License or Certification: N/A
Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: Ability to follow established policies and procedures and adhere to regulatory guidelines in daily work.
Ability to follow directions and work effectively as part of a team.
Demonstrate thoughtful and appropriate oral and written communication in daily interactions.
Preferred Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: N/A
Required Computer Applications: N/A
Preferred Computer Applications: Familiarity with using a computer for internet and email use.
Internal Number: 353_86217
About University of Virginia
Founded by Thomas Jefferson, the University of Virginia opened in 1825 as the nation's first public university. A longstanding dedication to preeminence in both scholarship and teaching; top ranking in global satisfaction, collegiality and work/family issues on the COACHE survey of early career faculty; a commitment to excellence that is integrally connected with diversity and a broad array of benefits make the University of Virginia a prime choice for both faculty and staff. The University of Virginia is located in the small cosmopolitan city of Charlottesville near the Blue Ridge Mountains, 70 miles from Richmond and 110 miles from Washington, D.C. The University of Virginia remains the No. 2 best public university in the 2013 edition of the U.S. News and World Report rankings. In the 14 years since U.S. News began ranking public universities as a separate category, U.Va. has ranked either No. 1 or No. 2. U.Va. continues to rank in the Top 25 among the best of all national universities, public and private.