University of North Texas Facility Maintenance Worker I in Denton, Texas

Department Overview

Facilities is a service organization responsible for the planning, renovation, maintenance, and repair of University buildings and facilities; and the provision of utilities, vehicle rental, refuse collection, custodial and other services essential to the mission of the University of North Texas.

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Job Description

The Facilities Department at the University of North Texas is seeking to hire a Facility Maintenance Worker I to join our team.

Responsibilities of the position include, but are not limited to: * Cleaning work and custodial care of University buildings. Work involves the performance of cleaning and sanitation work in an assigned building or work area, and occasional special project work. * UNT Custodial Service provides an exceptionally clean and sanitary environment for students, faculty, and visitors for learning, teaching, research and work.

The University of North Texas System is firmly committed to equal opportunity and does not permit - and takes actions to prevent - discrimination, harassment (including sexual violence), and retaliation on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, family status, genetic information, citizenship or veteran status in its application and admission processes, educational programs and activities, facilities, and employment practices. The University of North Texas System immediately investigates and takes remedial action when appropriate.

The University of North Texas System also takes actions to prevent retaliation against individuals who oppose a discriminatory practice, file a charge, or testify, assist or participate in an investigative proceeding or hearing.

Minimum Qualifications

There are no minimum education or experience requirements.

The following knowledge, abilities and skills are required: * Ability to follow oral and written instructions. * Ability to read and understand labels on chemicals. * Ability to keep records and complete forms accurately. * Ability to apply mathematical concepts to complete tasks (example: measuring and mixing chemicals). * Sufficient knowledge of cleaning methods and the proper use of cleaning equipment. * Ability to operate vacuum cleaner, floor waxer, floor buffer, and other cleaning equipment. * Physical ability to perform work involving standing, stooping, operating cleaning equipment, and lifting of materials and equipment. * Ability to recognize and to report maintenance needs in buildings. * Knowledge of appropriate safety and security precautions appropriate to work performed.

Preferred Qualifications

The preferred candidate will possess the following additional qualifications: * Stable employment record.

Special Instructions to Applicants
  • This position will require you to perform work involving standing, stooping, the operation of cleaning equipment, and lifting of trash and equipment.

Requisition Number: 152178

Job Title: Facility Maintenance Worker I

Official Title: Facility Maintenance Worker I

Position Number: 00008405

Department: Facilities-Gen - 152000

Location: Denton

Is this an internal posting only?: No

Is this a security sensitive position?: Yes

Driving a University Vehicle?: No

Job Open Date: 10-14-2016

Job Close Date: Open Until Filled

Pay Rate: $1,591.75

Pay Basis: Monthly

Job Type: Full-time Permanent

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