• Clemson University
  • Clemson, SC
  • Apr 18, 2019

Job Description

Clemson University

Location FMO
Full/Part Time Full-Time
Regular/Temporary Regular


Clemson University in search of a custodian that can work with little instruction/supervision. This individual will perform routine custodial duties and assist in verifying that all team members comply with standard cleaning procedures, safety rules and guidelines of OSHA, Risk Management and the Environmental Health and Safety Office of Clemson University. Performs other duties as assigned.

65% - Essential - Housekeeping:
Performs housekeeping duties as assigned, such as sweeping, mopping, dusting,scrubbing, stripping, buffing, sanitizing, and restocking. Cleans offices, labs, classrooms,conference rooms, halls, restrooms, locker rooms, activity rooms and break rooms. Assists in collection of recycling from assigned areas and informs customers of recycling opportunities. Clears entrances of snow, ice and other inclement weather obstacles. Recognizes and reports maintenance and safety issues to appropriate authority. Does and may at times lead Special and Project work as assigned.

15% - Essential - Supplies & Inventory:
Assists Supervisor in maintaining equipment and supplies inventory for buildings in team area. Inspects custodial closets in team area to maintain accurate inventory and to eliminate obsolete products and equipment. Assists and at times may lead in the deliver of supplies to buildings.

10% - Essential - Training & Inspection:
Assists in the training of new employees as assigned. Verifies compliance to training standards and retrains employees as assigned. Assists in Quality Control reviews when requested.

5% - Essential - Research & Testing:
Assists Supervisor in researching and testing new products, equipment or cleaning methods and assists in evaluating their effectiveness. Assists in other special committee tasks as requested.

5% - Essential - Laundry:
Responsible for the cleaning and maintaining of Microfiber products. Serves as back up to person responsible for delivery of supplies. Available for team project work outside of standard working hours.

Education - High School or Equivalent
Licenses - Drivers License Class D normal Work Exp 3+ years experience in custodial and housekeeping

Fundamental Job Knowledge - Fundamental working knowledge of concepts, practices and procedures and ability to apply in varied situations

Acts as Lead - Acts as a Lead by guiding the work of others who perform essentially the same work.

No Budget Responsibilities - No fiscal responsibility for the department's budget.

- Stand for prolonged period
- Walk or move about
- Use hands or feet to operate or handle machinery, equipment, etc
- Ascend or descend (i.e. stairs, ladder)
- Position self to accomplish task (i.e. stoop, kneel, crawl)
- Communicate, converse, give direction, express oneself
- Recognize or inspect visually
- Move, transport, raise or lower

*Weight requirement if applicable (per activity, i.e. raise 10 lbs. move 50 lbs.)
- Extends hands or arms in any direction
- Use taste or smell to detect or determine particular flavors or odors
- Perceive, observe, clarity of vision

Must be able to lift, carry, and/or maneuver 50 lbs.

- Exposure to dust/fumes
- Chemical hazards
- Exposure to bio-hazards (i.e. blood, bodily fluids)

Standard Hrs: 40; Band: 03 ($ 22,182.00 - $ 41,046.00)

April 29, 2019

Clemson, SC

Clemson University is an AA/EEO employer and does not discriminate against any person or group on the basis of age, color, disability, gender, pregnancy, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation, veteran status or genetic information. Clemson University is building a culturally diverse faculty and staff committed to working in a multicultural environment and encourages applications from minorities and women.