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Salary/Rate: $52,000 (@ 1.0FTE non reduced)
This position is responsible for supervising up to 12 custodians working in the academic buildings on the SOU Ashland & Medford campuses. The supervisor is responsible for scheduling, covering absences, quality control, performance evaluation, customer service, arranging campus event support, support for inclement weather response, contractor scheduling, supply purchases, etc. The Custodial Supervisor also coordinates work with other FMP sections, including supporting SOU to achieve its sustainability goals and occasional support for capital renewal projects. This position is a part of the FMP Leadership Team. Typical work hours are currently 6:00 AM to 2:30 PM.
A successful supervisor must be able to: 1.Demonstrate positive leadership skills and actions to encourage employee performance 2.Demonstrate and encourage good work ethic and habits 3.Demonstrate ability to effectively communicate in verbal & written form with staff, peers and customers. 4.Work with and support other supervisors to fulfill the goals and mission statement of FMP and the University, including environmental sustainability 5.Encourage and foster team decision making 6.Demonstrate knowledge of BBP (Blood Born Pathogens), SDS (Safety Data Sheet) & PPE (Personal Protective Equipment) procedures 7.Demonstrate knowledge of operation & use of cleaning equipment such as: vacuums, extractors, buffers, etc.
Typical Work Hours: 12:00 midnight to 8:30 a.m.
Minimum Classification Qualifications:
1.Two (2) years in leadership position leading three (3) or more employees 2.At least two (2) years of custodial experience, including: general building cleaning, floor waxing, disinfecting, etc... 3.Valid Oregon driver's license 4.Good driving record; must qualify to drive SOU owned vehicles 5.The ability to work outdoors in inclement weather; walk, stand, lift up to 40lbs. or work while bending or stooping for extended periods
1.Bachelor's Degree in relevant area 2.Five (5) or more years' experience in a managerial position 3.Experience working with a departmental budget 4.Working knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite 5.Understanding of OSHA & DEQ practices around proper disposal of cleaning chemicals 6.Demonstrated ability to resolve personnel issues 7.Experience scheduling work assignments 8.Understanding of Green Cleaning Principles and Practice 9.Experience with teambuilding
All Listed Duties:
Supervisory: 1.Supervise, schedule and communicate schedule with staff, receive call in's and adjust staff assignments to reflect need, monitor and assign work 2.Respond to, schedule and ensure completion of campus work requests 3.Conduct regular informal
Internal Number: 8889
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