The Facility Operations department exists to serve students, faculty and staff by maintaining an environment conducive to learning and efficient operations. Our department offers Building Custodial Services, Building Maintenance Services, Construction Projects, Grounds and Landscape Maintenance and Mail Services. Department offices are located in the Service Building at the north end of the campus.
Facility Operations is dedicated to keeping the physical structures and grounds of the University well maintained and attractive, with its goal to provide each student, faculty and staff member a safe, pleasant, and functional environment.
Enhance the appearance of IU Southeast by providing and maintaining a clean and safe learning and working environment. Tasks include, but are not limited to, cleaning and maintaining rooms and spaces, sweeping, mopping, scrubbing floors, dusting, polishing, moving furniture, operating cleaning equipment, washing walls, windows, and marker surfaces, gathering and removing trash and recyclables, shoveling snow, and assisting with grounds related maintenance.
High school diploma or GED.
Ability to use or operate campus vehicles, two-way radio, hand dolly, hand tools, power tools, shampooer, extractor, sweeper, buffer, blower, mower, planting flowers, pulling weeds, and other equipment/tools. Ability to read, understand and follow written and oral instruction. Ability to use a computer. Ability to interact and effectively communicate with a wide variety of people. Proven orientation toward quality service.
Working Conditions / Demands
Ability to remain stationary, move about custodial areas, reach, bend, stoop, squat, kneel, crouch, crawl, push, pull, handle, use fingers, climb a ladder and work in awkward positions. Ability to lift and carry 50 pounds, and otherwise perform work that requires medium to heavy physical effort.
Unpleasant working conditions are: contact with hazardous materials, unpleasant odors, loud noise , vibrations, hot and cold temperatures.
Ability to work a flexible schedule.
IU Southeast Campus
New Albany, Indiana
$25,646.40 per year/$12.33 per hour.
Salary Plan: SM
Salary Grade: 51
Job Function: Engineering, Trades, & Facilit
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, there may be differences in the working conditions as advertised in our standard job postings (e.g., the ability to travel from one campus to another, etc.). If you are invited for an interview, please discuss your questions or concerns regarding the working conditions at that time.
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