The University of Texas at Austin Job Posting

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Building Attendant Leader - Night Shift Crew Leader

Hiring department Fs-Custodial Srvs
Monthly salary $2,281+ depending on qualifications
Hours per week 40.00 Shift
Posting number 13-07-08-01-6222
Job Status Closed
FLSA status Non-exempt
Earliest Start Date Immediately
Position Duration Funding expected to continue
Position open to all applicants
Location Austin (main campus)
Number of vacancies 2
General Notes

Monday through Friday work week, 5:30PM to 2:00AM Shift. Overtime may be required with little or no advance notice. Hiring decision contingent upon applicant clearing a background check. Applications will be reviewed online.

Required Application Materials

  • A Resume is required in order to apply
  • A Letter of Interest is required in order to apply.
  • A List of 3 References is required in order to apply.

Additional Information


Schedules and coordinates the work of groups of cleaning workers using standardized practices set by the University. Advises them of special assignments or changes in work routine.

Essential Functions

Work in all University buildings. Schedule and coordinate the work of groups of cleaning workers using standardized procedures. Advise them of special assignments or changes in work routine. Inspect and document cleanliness of university facilities and individuals' work performance. Manage performance through observation, inspection, and communication of goals and standards. Evaluate, direct, and discipline employees. Process and review time reports, inspection reports, absence documentation, supply order forms, performance records, performance evaluations, and periodic project reports. Conduct training and ensure compliance with safety and operational procedures. Conduct meetings with staff. Promote and follow safety guidelines and maintain safe working conditions. Report safety problems to the Building Services Supervisor. Receive and handle special requests and concerns. Keep supervisors informed. Effectively communicate with supervisors, clients, and employees using a variety of methods. Direct quarterly rotation of, and training for, specific duties, including: Restroom Specialist, Light Duty Specialist, Vacuum Specialist, and Utility Specialist. Attend and actively participate in training. Perform blood-borne pathogen cleanup. Responsible for equipment inventory and ensuring equipment security. Responsible for security and organization of University keys, access cards, and alarm codes. Ensure all applicable exterior and interior doors are secured and alarms are set according to schedule.

Marginal/Incidental functions

Other related functions as assigned.

Required qualifications

Experience following basic work instructions. Two years of experience in any one of the following fields: custodial, hospitality, warehouse, production, or facilities services. Experience in a supervisory capacity. The ability to read and understand work orders, instructions, product labels, product directions, and other written job materials. Ability to understand and follow verbal and written instructions. Good communication skills, interpersonal skills, and customer service skills. Ability to write simple correspondence and fill out standard forms. Ability to work according to standardized processes. Equivalent combination of relevant education and experience may be substituted as appropriate.

Preferred Qualifications

High school graduation or GED. Experience supervising custodians in an OS-1 cleaning environment. More than one year supervisory experience. Excellent communication skills, interpersonal skills, and customer service skills. Advanced writing skills. Working knowledge of safety and sanitation measures appropriate for custodial work. Basic computer skills. Successful completion of the Facilities Services and Project Management and Construction Services Leader Development Program. Successful completion of the advanced OS-1 Comprehensive Certification Program.

Working conditions

Uniforms and/or personal protection equipment (furnished) May work in all weather conditions May work around chemical fumes May work around standard office conditions May work around biohazards May work around chemicals May work around electrical and mechanical hazards Repetitive use of a keyboard at a workstation Use of manual dexterity Climbing of stairs Climbing of ladders Lifting and moving Use of personal protective equipment. Safety footwear provided and required, lifting and moving up to 55 lbs. Use of of industrial-sized cleaning equipment. Exposure to blood-borne pathogens. Professional demeanor.

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