Under supervision, performs work of ordinary difficulty in cleaning public buildings and their immediate grounds; performs related light labor.
There is no Assignment Level for this position. All personnel perform related work. This specification describes typical assignments; related duties may be assigned as needed.
Sweeps, damp mops, and wet mops office floors, toilets, corridors, lobbies, and other assigned floor areas.
Cleans washbasins and other toilet room facilities.
Washes walls by hand with a brush or by using an electric machine.
Scrubs floors with an electric machine; waxes and polishes floors.
Hand scrubs stairs and stair landings.
Empties waste basket and disposes of refuse.
Vacuums and cleans rugs, carpets, and upholstered furniture.
Dusts and removes and cleans window coverings such as blinds.
Performs shoulder high dusting of walls.
Dusts and polishes furniture and metal work.
Cleans mirrors and glass in bookcase, doors, and restrooms.
Washes electric light fixtures.
Replenishes bathroom supplies in toilets.
Sweeps sidewalks and removes snow from sidewalks; washes sidewalks and lower portion of buildings with brush and hose.
Replaces bulbs and fuses.
Attends a low pressure heating plant.
May occasionally operate an elevator, move furniture, or act as watch person.
Reports broken equipment.
Observes safety and environmental health precautions as directed.
Puts up safety warnings and/or stanchions for wet floors or other areas for limited access during cleaning.
Sorts refuse for recycling.
Cleans small kitchens and/or coffee service areas.
CAMPUS SPECIFIC INFORMATION
New York City College of Technology (City Tech) of the City University of New York (CUNY) is a comprehensive college of over 17,000 students in downtown Brooklyn, offering associate and baccalaureate degree in technology and health related degree programs, other career-oriented degrees and liberal arts transfer degrees in its Schools of Arts and Sciences, Technology and Design, and Professional Studies. We are the largest public college of technology in New York State and exceptional in that we go beyond traditional class offerings to create a high-tech, hands-on educational experience for our students, to prepare them for a rapidly changing world. For the last five years City Tech has been among the leaders in the diversity of the students it serves among all Comprehensive Colleges/Bachelor's (North) in the annual survey by U.S. News and World Report. Students and faculty are from more than 120 countries and speak more than 85 languages, with many students the first in their families to attend college.
City Tech's Buildings and Grounds Department is seeking to hire multiple Custodial Assistants to join its hardworking and dedicated team.
There are no formal education or experience requirements.
There are certain medical and physical requirements as established by University management.
New Hire: $31,946*
*This amount reflects a 13% salary suppression in effect for the first 24 months of employment only.
CUNY offers a comprehensive benefits package to employees and eligible dependents based on job title and classification. Employees are also offered pension and Tax-Deferred Savings Plans. Part-time employees must meet a weekly or semester work hour criteria to be eligible for health benefits. Health benefits are also extended to retirees who meet the eligibility criteria.
HOW TO APPLY
Visit www.cuny.edu, access the employment page, log in or create a new user account, and search for this vacancy using the Job ID or Title. Select "Apply Now" and provide the requested information.
Candidates should provide a resume and cover letter.
Open until filled with review of resumes to begin on or after November 15, 2019.
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EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY
CUNY encourages people with disabilities, minorities, veterans and women to apply. At CUNY, Italian Americans are also included among our protected groups. Applicants and employees will not be discriminated against on the basis of any legally protected category, including sexual orientation or gender identity. EEO/AA/Vet/Disability Employer.
Internal Number: 21373
About NYC College of Technology (CUNY)
New York City College of Technology is a baccalaureate and associate degree-granting institution committed to providing broad access to high quality technological and professional education for a diverse urban population. City Tech’s distinctive emphasis on applied skills and place-based learning built upon a vibrant general education foundation equips students with both problem-solving skills and an understanding of the social contexts of technology that make its graduates competitive. A multi- disciplinary approach and creative collaboration are hallmarks of the academic programs. As a community City Tech nurtures an atmosphere of inclusion, respect, and open-mindedness in which all members can flourish.