Custodial Worker 4:00 PM (Multiple vacancies) at Florida State University

Posted in Other 12 days ago.

Location: Tallahassee, Florida

Job Description:

Job Title: Custodial Worker 4:00 PM (Multiple vacancies)
Location: Tallahassee, FL
Regular/Temporary: Regular
Full/Part Time: Full-Time
Job ID: 48804

Building Services

Equal Employment Opportunity

An Equal Opportunity/Access/Affirmative Action/Pro Disabled & Veteran Employer.

FSU's Equal Opportunity Statement can be accessed at:

Responsibilities This position is responsible for providing custodial services within assigned building(s). Cleans and maintains carpeted flooring by vacuuming, spot cleaning or extracting, and using a wet-dry cleaning machine. Vacuums walk-off mats, upholstered furnishings, and fabric patrician furniture. Cleans and maintains tile, wood, and concrete flooring by sweeping, dust mopping, and wet mopping. Applies floor stripper, sealer and finish, and restoration products. Uses automatic floor scrubber, wet vacuum, and buffers and burnishers to strip and maintain floors. Dusts and wet cleans horizontal and vertical surfaces including: tables, chairs, counters, desks, bookshelves, sills and ledges, diffusers, vents, walls, elevator tracks, doors, marker and chalk boards, trays, interior glass and windows, venetian blinds, etc. Cleans and sanitizes water coolers and public restrooms. Restocks supplies of tissue, towels, and hand soap. Empties waste receptacles and removes trash and other debris excluding hazardous and toxic materials and materials deposited in "SHARP" boxes. Cleans and maintains custodial equipment. Reports equipment and supply needs to supervisor. Reports needed repairs, secures property to prevent damage, places caution signs, cleans entrances and other walkways and breezeways, etc. Performs other duties as assigned. Qualifications Completion of the ninth grade.Ability to meet physical requirements of the position, to include lifting/moving up to 20 lbs or more.Ability to demonstrate effective customer service skills.Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships.Knowledge of and ability to safely operate machinery, tools, equipment and materials used in area of work.Knowledge of and the ability to interpret and apply related University policies, procedures, principles, and practices.Knowledge of the practices and procedures of custodial work.Other Information

There are 5 avaliable vacant positions.


University Information

One of the nation's elite research universities, Florida State University preserves, expands, and disseminates knowledge in the sciences, technology, arts, humanities, and professions, while embracing a philosophy of learning strongly rooted in the traditions of the liberal arts and critical thinking. Founded in 1851, Florida State University is the oldest continuous site of higher education in Florida. FSU is a community steeped in tradition that fosters research, encourages creativity, and embraces diversity. At FSU, there's the excitement of being part of a vibrant academic and professional community, surrounded by people whose ideas are shaping tomorrow's news!

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Pay Plan

This is an USPS (University Support Personnel System) position.

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Criminal Background Check

This position requires successful completion of a criminal history background check. The background check will be conducted as authorized and in accordance with University Policy 4-OP-C-7-B11.

How To Apply

If qualified and interested in a specific job opening as advertised, apply to Florida State University at If you are a current FSU employee, apply via myFSU > Self Service.

Applicants are required to complete the online application with all applicable information. Applications must include all work history up to ten years, and education details even if attaching a resume.

Veterans' Preference

Certain service members and veterans, and the spouses and family members of the service members and veterans, will receive preference and priority in employment and are encouraged to apply for the positions being filled. For information on who may be eligible for Veterans' Preference, click here or call FSU Human Resources at (850) 644-6034.

IMPORTANT: In order to claim Veterans' Preference, applicants must upload a DD-214 (and other documentation, as applicable) with their online application prior to the closing date of the job opening.

Tobacco Free Campus

Effective January 1, 2014, tobacco use, including simulated tobacco use, is prohibited on property, interior and exterior, owned or managed by Florida State University. This policy applies to all Florida State University students, employees, consultants, contractors, visitors, and external individuals.


This position is being re-advertised. Previous applicants need not reapply.