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Temporary Custodian

Please see Special Instructions for more details.

Worcester Polytechnic Institute is seeking part time temporary custodians to performs custodial functions in campus academic and non-academic buildings for the Facilities Department. Part-time temporary custodial positions are created to provide an available applicant pool for the department. Positions will be filled on an as needed basis. Start dates will vary as the Facilities Department needs change based on staffing levels. Qualified applicants will be contacted by the the Facilities Department when an opening is anticipated. Your application will remain in the pool until the posting closes. If you wish to be considered for positions beyond that date you must reapply.

Posting Details

Posting Information

Position Title Temporary Custodian
Department FACILITIES
Position Status Temporary/Contract Positions
Basic Function

Performs custodial functions in academic areas and in non-academic areas. Responsible for maintaining assigned areas keeping them in a neat, clean and sanitary.

Posting Date 07/14/2017
Closing Date 06/30/2018
Open Until Filled Yes
Special Instructions to Applicants

Worcester Polytechnic Institute is seeking part time temporary custodians to performs custodial functions in campus academic and non-academic buildings for the Facilities Department. Part-time temporary custodial positions are created to provide an available applicant pool for the department. Positions will be filled on an as needed basis. Start dates will vary as the Facilities Department needs change based on staffing levels.

Qualified applicants will be contacted by the the Facilities Department when an opening is anticipated. Your application will remain in the pool until the posting closes. If you wish to be considered for positions beyond that date you must reapply.

EEO Information

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against applicants due to race, color, age, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran status or disability. We are looking for individuals who value creativity, diversity, inclusion, and collaboration.

Criminal Background check statement

A pre-employment criminal records check is required.

Principal Duties and Responsibilities

Principal Duty and Responsibility

Receives assignments in either verbal or written form from the Facilities Supervisory Staff. Follows a routine schedule utilizing approved products and procedures. Maintains various types of flooring, cleans restrooms, showers, kitchens, offices, stairwells, and public spaces.

Principal Duty and Responsibility

Is responsible for locking and unlocking buildings exterior and interior spaces.

Principal Duty and Responsibility

Required to move furniture and equipment inside a building, not characteristic to rigging.

Performs setups and breakdowns of furniture for WPI sponsored events, returns the facility back to its original state of us.

Principal Duty and Responsibility

During the winter months clears snow.

Principal Duty and Responsibility

Must be able to occasionally lift up to 60 lbs.

Position Requirements

Requirement

High School or GED education required

Requirement

Valid driver’s license required

Requirement

Ability to use various types of cleaning equipment, both powered and non-powered

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume
Optional Documents
  1. Cover Letter