Under the direction and supervision of the Custodial Supervisor, incumbent performs various skilled and semi-skilled custodial duties at the UCI Student Center and its satellite facilities. Operates cleaning equipment and ensures area is clean. Assist with setting up and dismantling of furniture and special equipment. Responsible for the security of area and possession of master keys. May serve as work leader for a small group of custodians.
One year minimum experience as a senior custodian or lead custodian.
Previous substantial general custodial experience
Substantial experience in one of the following categories:
Hard Floor Care
General knowledge of safety precautions in the use of equipment, chemicals, lifting, customer traffic, etc.
Understand the emergency preparation and response plan.
Cleaning Skills - able to sweep, vacuum, mop, dust, polish, perform overhead cleaning, wash walls & windows, clean bathrooms and kitchens, and clean other building surfaces.
Ability to use all cleaning equipment: floor machines for bonneting, buffing, and polishing, extractors, upholstery machines, tank vacuums, upright and backpack vacuums, wide area vacuums, mops and brooms, extension poles, short ladders, etc.
Basic knowledge of cleaning chemicals, ability to select appropriate chemical for the job, ability to mix and dilute chemicals appropriately, and handle chemicals safely.
Ability to read and understand labels or instructions for cleaning solutions utilized in housekeeping as well as basic work instructions from supervisor.
Ability to read, write, give and follow oral and written instructions in English.
Ability to prepare repair orders.
Ability to communicate effectively with students, co-workers, and supervisor.
Ability to work well with the public.
Ability to work independently as well as part of a team.
Ability to learn and implement security measures.
Ability follow setup diagrams for conference rooms and lounges
Bilingual (English/Spanish) skills
Experience in cleaning high security areas.
Final candidate subject to background check. As a federal contractor, UC Irvine is required to use E-Verify to confirm the work status of individuals assigned to perform substantial work under certain federal contracts/subcontracts.
The University of California, Irvine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy .
Below are general guidelines on the position's physical, mental, and environmental working conditions. In accordance with applicable state and federal law, UCI provides reasonable accommodations for applicants with disabilities upon request. For more information, please contact Human Resources at (949) 824-0500.
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