Brown University seeks interested applicants for Custodians to perform custodial work required for the upkeep of buildings.These are temporary (6 month) positions with the potential of becoming regular positions.
The Custodian will wet/dust mops floors, scrubs shower stall walls/floors, fixtures and similar equipment, replacing shower curtains, and replenishing supplies as needed. Sweeps/shovels snow from all exterior steps, patios, and terraces up to main walk. Removes rubbish and recyclables to storage and then to the sidewalk for pick up. Makes beds in dormitories and prepares rooms for occupancy. Writes Service Orders for all damages, malfunctions, repairs and informs supervisor of same.
Requires six monthâ™s related experience or demonstrated ability to perform custodial duties. Requires successful completion of a criminal background check and physical. Ability to read and interpret written instructions, service orders, and labels on chemical supplies. Must be physically able to lift and carry 50 pounds unassisted; climb and work from ladders at heights up to 12 feet; walk throughout the campus; climb stairs for duration of shift, use buffing machines, extractors, and associated equipment.
There are multiple positions available on different shifts, including:
Final candidate will be required to pass a physical and criminal background check
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Seasonal/Intermittent (Fixed Term) (Seasonal)
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Please note that in order to be considered an applicant for any staff position at Brown University you must submit an application form for each position for which you believe you are qualified. Applications are not kept on file for future positions. Please include a cover letter and resume with each position application.
Brown University is committed to fostering a diverse and inclusive academic global community; as an EEO/AA employer, Brown considers applicants for employment without regard to, and does not discriminate on the basis of, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, race, protected veteran status, disability, or any other legally protected status.
Located in historic Providence, Rhode Island and founded in 1764, Brown University is the seventh-oldest college in the United States. Brown is an independent, coeducational Ivy League institution comprising undergraduate and graduate programs, plus the Alpert Medical School, School of Engineering, Executive Master of Healthcare Leadership and the IE Brown Executive MBA.