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Position Information

Title Maintenance
Location New York, NY
Department Facilities-230 West 125th Street
Position Number 1S8011
Job Description

House Keepers are assigned to each Academic Building to maintain public/ common areas, to assist in eliminating distractions such as unwanted graffiti, dust/dirt, and unwanted smells from the learning environment and to assist in the protection of the faculty, employees, and student’s health and safety.

Job Duties

Empties and cleans waste receptacles and replaces bags as necessary.
• Dusts and mops hard surfaced floors.
• Thoroughly vacuums, including all edges of carpeted floors.
• Arranges furniture to its original position.
• Reports any damage or vandalism to your House Keeper or supervisor.
• Cleans glass to classroom entrance doors.
• Wet mops hard floors as weather and usage conditions dictate (daily during winter months).
• Dusts exposed horizontal surfaces such as window sills, empty shelves, door casings, and bottoms of furniture (NOTE: In scientific laboratories, bench tops and hoods are not to be cleaned by House Keeping.
• Replaces light bulbs as necessary.
• Clean all glass. Keep all entrances clean.
• Other duties as assigned.
RESTROOMS: Empties trash receptacles and cleans as needed, and replaces bag liners.
• Checks and replaces all paper products such as tissue and hand towels as needed.
• Checks and fills soap dispensers as necessary.
• Cleans and disinfects sinks, toilet seats, and side panels to stall partitions.
• Cleans entrance panels to stalls of fingerprints

Required Qualifications

• High School diploma or GED
• At least 1-2 years’ experience
• Requires regular, reliable and predictable work attendance
• Ability to operate custodial and maintenance equipment
• Good knowledge of proper chemical storage, use and inventory
• Skill in maintenance tools and materials

Preferred Qualifications
Physical Demands

• Extensive time sitting and standing
• Able to climb stairs, ladders and scaffolds, bend, stoop, push, pull, reach, and kneel
• Ability to lift 25-40 pounds
• Must wear a uniform
• Exposure to chemical cleaners and pesticide

Special Conditions for Eligibility
EEO Statement

Touro College and University System is committed to providing all persons equal opportunity in education and employment, and to ensuring a safe and non-discriminatory educational and work environment in compliance with Title IX of the Higher Education Amendments of 1972 (“Title IX”), Title VI and Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, the Violence Against Women Act (“VAWA”), the New York State Education Law, and other applicable laws. It is the policy of the College to prohibit unlawful discrimination in employment and in the administration of College programs, services, activities, and admissions on the basis of race, religion, sex, color, national or ethnic origin, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender, pregnancy, veteran status, or any other status protected by law.

FLSA Non-Exempt
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Posting Detail Information

Posting Number S00480P
Desired Start Date
Position End Date (if temporary)
Special Instructions to Applicant

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Documents Needed To Apply

Required Documents
  1. Resume
Optional Documents
  1. Cover Letter