The position provides daily routine and detail cleaning of campus building interior and exterior areas including but not limited to offices, lounges, restrooms, student housing, classrooms, laboratories, entrances, exits, and stairways. General duties include vacuuming, sweeping, mopping, dusting, and trash removal.
This position also provides on-site leadership to one or more teams of Housekeepers (5-15 employees), which includes: coordinating daily routine and detail cleaning; monitoring workplace safety and ensuring proper personal protective equipment is worn; coordinating the Zone Manager's requested employee work assignments; preparation and inventory of supplies and distribution trays; transporting employees around campus; and conducting on-the-job training. Position may serve as a liaison with zone customers in conjunction with the Zone Manager.
Education and Experience:
Demonstrated possession of the competencies necessary to perform the work. Some knowledge of cleaning procedures, ability to follow instructions and to perform medium to heavy physical work; or an equivalent combination of training and experience. NOTE: Some positions may require special licenses or certification.
Must have ability to perform daily routine and detail cleaning of campus building interior and exterior areas including but not limited to offices, lounges, restrooms, student housing, classrooms, laboratories, entrances, exits, and stairways; ability to to perform general duties including vacuuming, sweeping, mopping, dusting and trash removal. Employees must adhere to safety requirements by wearing the appropriate personal protective equipment. Requires ability to understand and follow work orders and product instructions, product labels, product directions, other written job materials, and understand verbal instructions. Ability to provide clear and understandable training to employees on cleaning methods. Ability to foster a work environment of civility and respect for assigned team members and clients. This position is designated as a mandatory employee and is required to report to work in the the event of a public health emergency. This position is designated as an adverse weather emergency position and is required to report to, or remain at, work in the event of an adverse weather emergency. The selected candidate for this position must have ability to work a flexible work schedule based on department needs, which sometimes requires work on the weekend: for example, training, inclement weather, exam week, graduation and flexing work schedule as requested by customer's cleaning needs in buildings such as student housing, offices and science/medical facilities.
Prefer candidates with two years of experience in institutional or commercial cleaning, including six months of experience in team-cleaning or comparable cleaning methodologies; six months of experience as a lead worker or a supervisor; completion of team-cleaning training and strong understanding of the four cleaning specialist roles; experience in providing training on proper cleaning or safety procedures or comparable training experience; working knowledge of housekeeping chemicals and equipment.
The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, race, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.
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