Campus Service Worker, Extension - Jackson's Mill 11855
The WVU Extension Service (WVUES) is seeking applications for a Campus Service Worker position. This position, located at Jackson's Mill in Weston, WV, will clean and maintain the buildings, grounds and facilities adhering to established procedures, all safety regulations and proper disinfecting techniques to ensure a safe and pleasant environment.
In order to be successful in this position, the ideal candidate will:
Clean and maintain offices, classrooms, private and dormitory housing, meeting rooms, public areas and walkways.
Clean and disinfect all interior areas and fixtures.
Vacuum and shampoo carpet, rugs and upholstery.
Dust and polish furniture and related woodwork.
Mix, dilute and use commercial strength disinfectants and other cleaning solutions.
Empty and clean waste receptacles, transport trash to disposal area using a state vehicle.
Sweep and remove debris from walkways, steps and entryways.
Lock and unlock buildings and rooms as directed by supervisor.
Distribute, return and count dirty linens for cottages using state vehicle.
Wash and dry soiled linens using commercial machines.
Perform light maintenance such as changing light bulbs, replacing filters and using plunger to unstop drains, sinks and toilets.
The WVU Extension Service is a primary outreach division of West Virginia University, embracing the heart of the University's land-grant mission. With offices in each of the state's 55 counties, Extension helps West Virginians improve their quality of life and solve problems through the application of research and evidence-based knowledge. Our educators and volunteers build and help sustain collaborations and partnerships with people and organizations across the state to improve their lives and communities.
Pay Grade: 7
Work Hours: Will include evenings, weekends and holidays as needed
High school diploma or GED or equivalent combination of education and experience
Up to six (6) months of experience in the following:
Proper commercial cleaning procedures
Inventory procedures for stocking supplies
Light maintenance of sinks, drains, faucets, changing light bulbs
Ability to perform basic mathematical calculations and comprehend and follow oral and written instructions
Valid driver's license
Physical requirements include the ability to:
Stand and/or walk for long periods of time
Lift up to 50 lbs.
Work on ladders
Perform tasks requiring exposure to dust, fumes and chemicals used for cleaning solutions
Perform tasks in variations of indoor temperatures and outdoor weather conditions
At West Virginia University, we pride ourselves on a tireless endeavor for achievement. We are home to some of the most passionate, innovative minds in the country who push their limits for the sake of progress, constantly moving the world forward. Our students, faculty and staff make this institution one of the best out there, and we are proud to stand as one voice, one university, one WVU. Find out more about your opportunities as a Mountaineer at http://careers.wvu.edu/ .
West Virginia University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and the recipient of an NSF ADVANCE award for gender equity. The University values diversity among its faculty, staff and students, and invites applications from all qualified individuals, including minorities, females, individuals with disabilities and veterans.
Job Posting: Jun 27, 2019
Posting Classification: Classified
Exemption Status: Non-Exempt
Benefits Eligible: Yes
Internal Number: 173722
About West Virginia University
West Virginia University, founded in 1867, has a long and rich history as a public, land-grant institution. WVU encourages scholarship and offers high-quality academic programs while serving the state of West Virginia and the nation. WVU statewide includes campuses in Beckley, Charleston, Keyser, Martinsburg and Morgantown – which has been ranked as a #1 Small City in America. WVU is an R1 Doctoral Research University (Highest Research Activity), one of only 115 nationwide. WVU offers 212 degrees throughout the 14 colleges and schools. Areas of specialty include STEM education, healthcare in Appalachia, shale gas utilization, radio astronomy and forensics. WVU researchers have helped confirm the existence of gravitational waves and uncovered diesel vehicle emissions discrepancies. Statewide, there are over 31,000 graduate and undergraduate students along with 190,000 alumni worldwide. WVU is reinventing West Virginia’s future by strengthening education, healthcare and broad-based prosperity.