Location: West Hartford, CT Category: Staff Posted On: Tue Jan 21 2020 Job Description:
This position works with the Facilities team to maintain the overall appearance and cleanliness of the University of Saint Joseph. May be assigned to set up and break down meeting rooms and catering spaces to meet the needs of the University events operation. We currently have first and second shift positions available.
Responsibilities (Include but are not limited to)
Performs custodial duties including but not limited to:
Daily set up of tables and chairs for special events.
Break down and storing tables and chairs as needed.
Moving tables and chairs between buildings as needed to fulfill requests.
Meet with events coordinators for planning and execution of special events.
Time management is essential when executing multiple events in a day.
Some weekends and on-call may be required.
Assists in light building maintenance, including but not limited to:
Changing light bulbs
Perform weather related grounds clean-up as needed, including but not limited to snow removal.
Swimming Pool maintenance - place chemicals in pool and vacuum pool
Notifies Lead Custodian or other member of management of any safety issues
High school diploma or equivalent required
Ability to function independently while operating effectively within a team environment
Ability to interact effectively with students and co-workers
Professional, courteous demeanor and appearance; ability to engage positively and work professionally with students, faculty, staff and administration and represent the University professionally to the public
Cultural competency to work with diverse student and/or employee population
Commitment to the mission of the University of Saint Joseph
Physical ability to perform the essential functions of the position, with or without reasonable accommodation.
Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience.
The University of Saint Joseph is building a culturally diverse faculty & staff and strongly encourages applications from women and people of color.
The University of Saint Joseph, founded by the Sisters of Mercy in the Catholic tradition, provides a rigorous liberal arts and professional education for a diverse student population in an inclusive environment that encourages strong ethical values, personal integrity, and a sense of responsibility to the needs of society.At University of Saint Joseph, our mission statement profoundly resonates with our faculty and staff and serves as the foundation upon which our employment policy is built.We seek to attract, develop and retain individuals who are committed to our mission. We are committed to providing an environment where diverse talents, perspectives, experiences and contributions are recognized, and one that promotes the "growth of the whole person" with resources that enable employees to meet professional and personal life needs.