Housekeeper

Posted On May 3 2021 by

first_imgChatham UniversityHousekeeperFounded in 1869, Chatham University has an enrollment of over 2,200students across over 60 undergraduate and graduate programs in ourareas of excellence: sustainability & health, the arts &sciences and business & communications. Chatham hasconsistently been named a College of Distinction and a “BestCollege” by U.S. News & World Report, and–as the almamater of environmental icon, Rachel Carson (Class of ’29)–isperennially ranked as one of the greenest colleges in the UnitedStates by Sierra Magazine and the PrincetonReview.Chatham’s mission is: “to prepare students to build lives ofpurpose, value and fulfilling work…by preparing graduates to beinformed and engaged citizens in their communities; to recognizeand respect diversity of culture, identity, and opinion; and tolive sustainably.” Building on this mission, Chatham is committedto creating a supportive and inclusive learning, living and workingenvironment for all members of the campus community.Chatham consists of the School of Health Sciences; the Falk Schoolof Sustainability & Environment; the School of Arts, Scienceand Business; and the School for Continuing & ProfessionalStudies.Located in Pittsburgh, PA–one of the country’s most livable citiesand great college towns–Chatham is spread across three distinctlocations: the historic arboretum, Shadyside Campus; ChathamEastside in the fast-growing East End; and Eden Hall Campus, one ofthe world’s most sustainable campuses.Chatham University is an Equal Opportunity Employer with a strongcommitment to diversity, inclusion, and equity. Women, veterans,individuals with disabilities, and members of otherunderrepresented groups are highly encouraged to apply. ChathamUniversity does not discriminate on the basis of race, color,religion, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexualorientation, age, or national origin.To help support the work of the University, we have an immediateopening for Housekeepers.Position Reports To: Manager of Facilities ServicesQualifications: Must have a high school diploma or equivalentMust be able to read, understand and following writteninstructions and demonstrate sameExperience working with a diverse student populationMust possess at least one year of experience in commercialcleaningMust possess a working knowledge of cleaning materials,equipment and techniquesMust be able to work on step-laddersMust be able to lift to at least 40-poundsMust be able to work with hands and arms raised above theshoulders Chatham University offers competitive salary, an excellent benefitspackage, including tuition remission for qualified personnel, and agenerous retirement plan.Interested candidates should visit www.chatham.edu/careers andfollow the instructions to complete the application process. Toensure full consideration, please submit a cover letter addressingthe qualifications of the position, professional resume and contactinformation for three professional references.Chatham University is an Equal Opportunity Employer and ActivelySeeks Diverse Candidates Duties and Responsibilities: Operate floor cleaning equipment; i.e. buffers, burnishers,shop vacs, extractors, vacuums, etc.Scrub, strip, wax and polish tiled floorsClean and wash windows (interior and exterior as possible),doors, associated frames, wall base and moldingClean and wash walls, doors, base, and woodwork, cleanbathroomsDust, clean, polish and wax furniture and woodworkVacuum, sweep, damp and wet mop floorsMove furniture, heavy boxes of paper, empty and clean trashcontainers; weighing up to at least 40 lbs.Clean bathrooms and associated accessories; i.e., toilets,showers, urinals,Clean light fixtures and lensesReplace lamps in light fixturesReplace ceiling tile in established drop ceilingsClean interior and exterior stairs and entrancesCollect and place trash and debris in containers or plasticbags. Replace liners in wastebaskets and trash containersMove furniture, supplies and equipment as necessary to properlyclean offices, classrooms, bathrooms, halls and buildingentrancesInventory, maintain and order supplies to ensure smooth andefficient cleaning operationRemove snow and ice from building entrances and immediateproximity walksReport known maintenance deficiencies to the FacilitiesAdministrative Assistant or immediate supervisorSweep the perimeter and the entrance of the buildingManually moving of waste containers and equipment cartslast_img read more