CUNY Custodial Assistant (Multiple Positions) in Brooklyn, New York

GENERAL DUTIES

Under supervision, performs work of ordinary difficulty in cleaning public buildings and their immediate grounds; performs related light labor.

There is no Assignment Level for this position. All personnel perform related work. This specification describes typical assignments; related duties may be assigned as needed.

  • Sweeps, damp mops, and wet mops office floors, toilets, corridors, lobbies, and other assigned floor areas.

  • Cleans washbasins and other toilet room facilities.

  • Washes walls by hand with a brush or by using an electric machine.

  • Scrubs floors with an electric machine; waxes and polishes floors.

  • Hand scrubs stairs and stair landings.

  • Empties waste basket and disposes of refuse.

  • Vacuums and cleans rugs, carpets, and upholstered furniture.

  • Dusts and removes and cleans window coverings such as blinds.

  • Performs shoulder high dusting of walls.

  • Dusts and polishes furniture and metal work.

  • Cleans mirrors and glass in bookcase, doors, and restrooms.

  • Washes electric light fixtures.

  • Replenishes bathroom supplies in toilets.

  • Sweeps sidewalks and removes snow from sidewalks; washes sidewalks and lower portion of buildings with brush and hose.

  • Replaces bulbs and fuses.

  • Attends a low pressure heating plant.

  • May occasionally operate an elevator, move furniture, or act as watch person.

  • Reports broken equipment.

  • Observes safety and environmental health precautions as directed.

  • Puts up safety warnings and/or stanchions for wet floors or other areas for limited access during cleaning.

  • Sorts refuse for recycling.

  • Cleans small kitchens and/or coffee service areas.

CONTRACT TITLE

Custodial Assistant

FLSA

Non-exempt

CAMPUS SPECIFIC INFORMATION

Medgar Evers College, The City University of New York (Medgar Evers) believes that education has the power to positively transform the lives of individuals, and that education is the right of all. A dynamic and vibrant institution, its mission is to provide higher education for the underserved populations of Central Brooklyn through high-quality, professional and career-oriented undergraduate degree programs. A four-year liberal arts college, Medgar Evers is a beacon of educational opportunity, culture, and success to the New York City community and beyond. The College is dedicated to making a positive impact on the surrounding community and pioneering initiatives that will create success for even the youngest learners in Central Brooklyn.

We are seeking full-time Custodial Assistants to perform cleaning tasks for the Medgar Evers College campus.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

There are no formal education or experience requirements.

There are certain medical and physical requirements as established by University management.

COMPENSATION

New Hire: $29,279* Incumbent: $33,084

*This amount reflects a 13% salary suppression in effect for the first 24 months of employment.

BENEFITS

CUNY offers a comprehensive benefits package to employees and eligible dependents based on job title and classification. Employees are also offered pension and Tax-Deferred Savings Plans. Part-time employees must meet a weekly or semester work hour criteria to be eligible for health benefits. Health benefits are also extended to retirees who meet the eligibility criteria.

HOW TO APPLY

To apply, please log on to: www.cuny.edu. Click on "Employment" and scroll down to "Search for Jobs." Click on "Search Job Listings" and select job category "Support Staff".

JOB ID: 16789

Current users of the site should access their established accounts; new users should click the appropriate link to register.

Applicants must upload a cover letter and resume.

CLOSING DATE

June 16, 2017

JOB SEARCH CATEGORY

CUNY Job Posting: Support Staff

EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY

CUNY encourages people with disabilities, minorities, veterans and women to apply. At CUNY, Italian Americans are also included among our protected groups. Applicants and employees will not be discriminated against on the basis of any legally protected category, including sexual orientation or gender identity. EEO/AA/Vet/Disability Employer.

Location: Medgar Evers College

Job Title: Custodial Assistant (Multiple Positions)

Job ID: 16789

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Regular/Temporary: Regular