The University of Texas at Arlington Job Posting

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Building Attendant I - Building Attendant I - Custodial

Hiring department Facil. Mgt - Custodial
Hourly salary $7.25+ depending on qualifications
Hours per week 40.00 Standard from 800AM to 500PM
Posting number 12-12-18-01-6226
Job Status Closed
FLSA status Non-exempt
Earliest Start Date Immediately
Position Duration Funding expected to continue
Position open to all applicants
Location Arlington, TX
Number of vacancies 1
General Notes

Third shift position

Required Application Materials

  • A Resume is required in order to apply

Additional Information


Custodial maintenance of buildings and miscellaneous related services for the Custodial Department of Facilities Management.

Essential Functions

Floor maintenance consisting of waxing/buffing and sweeping/mopping. Vacuum and clean rugs. Dust furniture. Scrubs, cleans, and polishes lavatories, fixtures, and mirrors. Carries out and disposes of garbage and trash. Pool maintenance - Operate pool vacuum machine to sweep pool; test water using a pool water test kit. Assure energy conservation by ensuring all non-necessary lights are turned off (classrooms, offices, etc). Make an identification of all problems requiring a work order for correction, such as light bulb replacement, lock adjustment, carpet repair, broken glass, holes in walls, ceiling tile replacement, tripping hazards, termites, etc.

Marginal/Incidental functions

Identify obvious facility deficiencies that are observed during the shift. May use a University vehicle. Other functions as assigned.

Required qualifications

No education or experience required. Ability to perform moderately heavy physical labor. Ability to read English. Knowledge of and ability to use janitorial equipment and supplies. Applicants must include in their online resume the following information: 1) Employment history: name of company, period employed (from month/year to month/year), job title, summary of job duties and 2) Education: college or college degree, list school name, degree type, major, graduated or not, and hours completed if not graduated. Equivalent combination of relevant education and experience may be substituted as appropriate.

Preferred Qualifications

High school graduation or GED. 6 months experience in custodial maintenance work. Valid Texas Class C Driver's License (or other states' equivalent for driving a personal vehicle) or higher. Ability to effectively execute oral and written instructions.

Working conditions

Uniforms and/or personal protection equipment (furnished) May work in all weather conditions May work in extreme temperatures May work around chemical fumes May work around biohazards May work around chemicals May work around electrical and mechanical hazards Use of manual dexterity Climbing of stairs Climbing of ladders Lifting and moving Various shifts may be available, and include variable weekends. 30-minute lunch. Lift/carry up to 30 pounds. Criminal background check conducted.

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