The University of Texas at Austin Job Posting

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Building Attendant II - Night Shift Cleaning Worker - Multiple Positions

Hiring department Fs-Custodial Srvs
Monthly salary $1,907+ depending on qualifications
Hours per week 40.00 Shift
Posting number 14-04-22-01-6225
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 1
General Notes

Mon-Fri 5:30PM to 2:00AM SHIFT. Overtime may be required with little or no advance notice. Hiring decision contingent upon applicant clearing background check and successfully passing the strength agility test (WorkSTEPS). Applicant may be required to lift up to 125 percent over the maximum weight requirement per NIOSH.

Required Application Materials

  • A Resume is required in order to apply

Additional Information


Perform custodial maintenance tasks in a team cleaning environment. Perform specialized rotating duties as restroom specialist, utility specialist, light duty specialist and vacuum specialist. Be a positive representative for Custodial Services.

Essential Functions

Work in all University buildings, offices, facilities and labs performing general cleaning according to schedule, instructions, and team cleaning procedures. Rotate duties for all team cleaning positions: Vacuum Specialist, Light Duty Specialist, Utility Specialist, and Restroom Specialist. Perform hard floor care and stripping/refinishing procedures, and carpet cleaning procedures using commercial custodial equipment. Empty trash/recycling, vacuum with a back-pack vacuum, perform general cleaning tasks, mop, dust, clean and restock restrooms, and change light bulbs. Secure buildings and rooms on schedule and/or after cleaning. Follow correct unlocking, locking, and alarm procedures. Follow key control/access card procedures. Carry UT ID at all times during working hours. Adhere to prescribed safety and custodial procedures. Perform set ups for special events. Provide emergency response and clean up for floods and other custodial emergencies. Fill in as required for other team members or in other Specialist positions.

Marginal/Incidental functions

Other related functions as assigned.

Required qualifications

Six months experience in any of the following fields: custodial, hospitality, warehouse, production or facilities maintenance. Experience following basic work instructions. Equivalent combination of relevant education and experience may be substituted as appropriate.

Preferred Qualifications

More than six months experience in any of the following fields: custodial, hospitality, warehouse, production or facilities maintenance. Demonstrated ability to communicate with supervisors and peer group in a timely and effective manner. Experience using industrial-sized custodial equipment. Ability to read and understand work orders, written instructions, product labels and instructions, and other written job materials. Demonstrated ability and willingness to be an effective team member.

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 standard office conditions 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 Lifting, moving, and carrying up to 55 pounds. Pushing and pulling up to 50 pounds. Ability to distinguish colors. Constant use of personal protective equipment and safety footwear.

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