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CUNY Custodial Supervisor (Temporary) - Buildings and Grounds (Multiple Positions) in Queens, New York

Custodial Supervisor (Temporary) - Buildings and Grounds (Multiple Positions)

Job ID

24034

Location

Queensborough CC

Full/Part Time

Full-Time

Regular/Temporary

Regular

GENERAL DUTIES

Under supervision, performs work of ordinary difficulty and responsibility supervising cleaning and maintenance of buildings, their furnishings and their immediate grounds.

There are no Assignment Levels within this classification. All personnel perform related work. This specification describes typical assignments; related duties may be assigned as needed.

On an assigned tour of duty, supervises a small- to medium-sized group of employees, principally cleaners, engaged in cleaning and maintaining college buildings and their furnishings. This involves such tasks as sweeping, dusting, scrubbing, polishing, washing, shampooing carpets, cleaning sidewalks and walkways of dirt, debris and snow, gathering and disposing of refuse in accordance with New York City recycling regulations, operating elevators, moving school furniture, and mowing and caring for lawns.

  • Inspects work of subordinates to insure maximum efficiency, economy and quality of work.

  • Prepares work schedules utilizing college systems for scheduling and/or timekeeping.

  • Stores and issues supplies.

  • Trains or arranges for training of new employees.

  • Monitors and evaluates employee performance in keeping with CUNY guidelines.

  • Maintains records and prepares required reports.

  • Oversees the use and maintenance of cleaning equipment such as compactors, extractors, buffing machines, vacuum cleaners, etc.

  • May perform minor maintenance work such as replacing light bulbs.

  • Ensures all appropriate safety procedures are observed in the performance of tasks.

  • Directs the use of ladders in the performance of assigned tasks in compliance with all safety regulations.

CONTRACT TITLE

Custodial Supervisor

FLSA

Non-exempt

CAMPUS SPECIFIC INFORMATION

Queensborough Community College invites applications for the position of Custodial Supervisor.

CUNY is an equal opportunity employer, is committed to increasing the diversity of its workforce and is dedicated to recruiting and retaining professionals who share the College’s commitment to equity. It welcomes nominations of, and applications from members of protected groups including minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities, as well as others who would bring additional perspectives to the university’s mission. Candidates with demonstrated commitment to diversity and inclusiveness through their research, teaching and/or service are also encouraged to apply. One of Queensborough Community College’s greatest strengths, and a necessary element of excellence, is the diversity of our community. We strive to attract and nurture a talented and diverse faculty and staff that proudly reflect the unique character of the local Queens community, the most diverse county in the United States.

Reporting to the Administrative Superintendent, and in addition to the general duties, the supervisor will:

-Maintain exceptionally high cleaning standards in each building

-Perform regularly scheduled building inspections to ensure scope of work is being performed to standard

-Maintain inventory control of consumable and cleaning products

-Supervise and train a team of approximately 15 full-time and part-time custodial assistants

-Accept, store and issue supplies to cleaning team members

-Ensure compliance with state and federal regulations, including all OSHA, COVID-19 requirements, and other safety related regulations

-Ensures storage areas and closets are maintained in orderly fashion

-Ability to assume cleaning responsibility when necessary

-Performs other duties as may be assigned

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

Completion of an eighth grade education and three years of full-time experience in the cleaning and maintenance of a building.

  • Additional education above the eighth grade may be substituted on a year for year basis for up to two years of the required work experience. However, all candidates must possess a minimum of one (1) year of full-time work experience as described above.

  • For work experience requirements, CUNY considers full-time work to be 35 hours per week. Part-time experience of at least 20 hours per week may be prorated and credited instead of, but not in addition to, full-time experience during the same period. Part-time experience of less than 20 hours per week will not be credited at all.

  • Demonstrated English language proficiency, including ability to speak, read, write, and understand English well enough to meet minimally acceptable performance standards set for job duties.

  • By the completion of the probationary period, demonstrated competency in supervising employees.

COMPENSATION

Supressed salary: $34,401*

Incumbent salary: $38,873

*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, go to www.cuny.edu, access the employment page, log in or create a new user account, and search for this vacancy using the Job ID or Title. Select "Apply Now" and provide the requested information.

IMPORTANT NOTE: Applicants who meet the qualification requirements and have applied for Promotion to Custodial Supervisor, Exam #2066, or have applied for Custodial Supervisor, Exam #2067, will be considered. Positions will be Temporary until the eligible lists for Custodial Supervisor, Exam #s2066 and 2067, are established. Positions will then become probable permanent positions. Eligibles must be reachable on the Custodial Supervisor eliible list to be appointed a probable permanent.

CLOSING DATE

June 4, 2022.

Review of resumes to begin immedietely.

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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.

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