Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, is seeking an Environmental Services Worker for Institutional Planning & Operations.
Under the direction of the Environmental Services Supervisor, the Environmental Services Worker will perform various tasks to maintain a clean, safe, sanitary and attractive environment.
Among the key duties of this position are the following:
Performs routine and general cleaning to prevent the spread of infection and keeps areas orderly and attractive.
Performs isolation cleaning procedures, as instructed, in order to prohibit the spread of infection.
Performs hard floor care and various levels of carpet care.
Renders moving services throughout the University.
Performs functional set ups, according to requests.
Performs various grounds cleaning and snow removal tasks.
Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Ability to read, write, speak, understand and communicate in English sufficiently to carry out the duties of the position.
Prior experience in institutional environmental services.
Valid Drivers License
Physical Demands and Work Environment:
Physical Demands: Position requires climbing or balance, taste or smell less than 1/3 of the time; stand, stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl , talk or hear up to 2/3 of the time; walking 2/3 of the time; reaching with hands and arms over 2/3 of the time. Position requires lifting up to ten (10) pounds over 2/3 of the time, lifting or exerting force of 25 pounds up to 2/3 of the time, lifting or exerting force of 50 or more pounds under 1/3 of the time. Position requires close vision, distance vision, color vision and depth perception. Ability to hear pager alerts, overhead pager radio messages.
Work Environment: Up to 2/3 of the time exposure to wet or humid conditions (non-weather), exposure to bloodborne pathogens that requires the use of Personal Protective Equipment, exposure to dust, fumes or airborne particles, and exposure to toxic or caustic chemicals that require the use of Personal Protective Equipment, exposure to outdoor weather conditions. Less than 1/3 of the time, exposure to risk of electrical shock, exposure to risk of radiation, exposure to hazardous waste. The position requires work near moving mechanical parts, work in precarious places. The typical amounts of noise for the position are moderate to loud noise.
Posting Number: 21ST1954
Location: Downtown New Brunswick
Internal Number: 137141
About Rutgers University
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, is a leading national public research university and the state's preeminent, comprehensive public institution of higher education. Rutgers is dedicated to teaching that meets the highest standards of excellence; to conducting research that breaks new ground; and to turning knowledge into solutions for local, national, and global communities. As it was at our founding in 1766, the heart of our mission is preparing students to become productive members of society and good citizens of the world. Rutgers teaches across the full educational spectrum: preschool to precollege; undergraduate to graduate and postdoctoral; and continuing education for professional and personal advancement. Rutgers is New Jersey's land-grant institution and one of the nation's foremost research universities, and as such, we educate, make discoveries, serve as an engine of economic growth, and generate ideas for improving people's lives.