Occupational Category (Staff Positions Only): Service Maintenance
Hiring Salary: Monthly-Staff
Department: Facilities Operations
High school graduate or G.E.D. equivalent. Two years experience in institutional, commercial, or industrial cleaning with at least six months in a supervisory capacity or experience in a related field. A combination of education, experience, and training that would produce the required knowledge and abilities could be considered.
Nature & Purpose of Position/Usual Duties:
This position is a working custodian that has lead duties and responsibilities for a crew of custodial workers. It assists the Foreperson in the supervision and coordination of work and utilization of personnel in the assigned area. Performs custodial and maintenance duties and may assume authority and responsibility during the supervisor's absence.
Primary Responsibilities (Staff Positions Only):
In the capacity as a Lead Custodian, the incumbent performs and helps in actual custodial work situations. Responsible for meeting with the supervisor and foreperson at the beginning of each shift to discuss problems, report absences, and make supply requests. Utilizes people to cover areas where absences occur. Checks buildings, coordinates the work and oversees that it is done properly and efficiently. Trains and instructs new employees. Supervises and directs the work of assigned area in cooperation with the supervisor and assistant supervisor. Supervises and helps with the stripping, buffing, and refinishing of floors. Approximately 3 to 4 times a year during
Internal Number: 25481
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For more than 140 years, Sam Houston State University (SHSU) has been preparing students for meaningful lives of achievement. Its motto, "The measure of a Life is its Service," echoes across SHSU's eight colleges and beyond campus through student research, creative endeavors, service learning, volunteering and more. SHSU is an inclusive institution whose mission is to provide high quality education, scholarship, and service to student and to regional, state, national and international constituencies.
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