Occupational Category (Staff Positions Only): Service Maintenance
Hiring Salary: Monthly-Staff
Department: Dept of Building & Landscape Services
Less than a high school diploma with the ability to read and write. Minimum of six months experience in related field. A combination of education, experience, and training that would produce the required knowledge and abilities could be considered.
Nature & Purpose of Position/Usual Duties:
Performs custodial and routine maintenance duties, in various areas of the University. Responsible for performing a variety of cleaning and housekeeping duties.
Primary Responsibilities (Staff Positions Only):
Duties may include but are not limited to the following duties: Buffing or polishing floors, cleaning carpet, wet mopping, dust mopping, restroom cleaning, vacuuming carpets or rugs, collection and removal of trash or rubbish, dusting, polishing furniture, stripping, and refinishing of floors and performs all cleaning and related duties. Performs other related duties as assigned.
Other Specifications/Instructions for the Position:
Standard industry tools and equipment such as vacuum, scrubber, floor polisher, and shampooer. Accuracy in following written and oral instructions. May be exposed to outside weather and fifty percent exposure to one or more elements such as dust, dirt, fumes, and chemicals. Requires alertness and attention to duties to avoid mistakes and injury. Ability to maintain a good working relationship with other University employees and students. Uniforms and identification badges are provided by the University according to departmental policy.
Internal Number: 19733
About Sam Houston State University
For more than 130 years, Sam Houston State University has been preparing students for meaningful lives of achievement. Its motto, "The Measure of a Life is its Service", echoes across SHSU's six colleges and beyond its Texas campus through student research, creative endeavors, service learning, volunteering and more. Named for Sam Houston, Texas' greatest hero, SHSU continually strives to honor its historical roots through academic excellence that includes exceptional teaching from faculty members who care as much about their students' success as they do about furthering the knowledge of their fields. While embracing its legacy, SHSU also strives to meet the needs of contemporary students, both traditional and online. With over 20 bachelor's and graduate degrees available entirely online, and more in development each semester, SHSU Online is quickly becoming one of the best online universities in Texas.