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Custodial Services Assistant Fulltime Temporary | California Institute of Technology - Military Veterans

at HERC - Southern California

Custodial Services Assistant Fulltime Temporary Caltech Job Category: Fulltime Temporary Exempt Overtime Eligible: Overtime Eligible Benefits Eligible: Benefit Based Caltech is a world-renowned science and engineering institute that marshals some of the world's brightest minds and most innovative tools to address fundamental scientific questions. We thrive on finding and cultivating talented people who are passionate about what they do. Join us and be a part of the diverse Caltech community. Job Summary Under direct supervision, applies knowledge of cleaning techniques and performs a variety of custodial duties required to maintain campus buildings and student housing areas clean, orderly and safe by using hand tools or equipment. Performs work in accordance with Institute safety standards and regulatory agencies (e.g., OSHA and CDC guidelines). Essential Job Duties In coordination and cooperation with other trades, performs various cleaning support duties that include but are not limited to the following: Performs floor care, including stairwells by sweeping and wet mopping different types of floor surfaces using hand tools or equipment. Performs carpet care and soft porous surfaces by vacuuming and spot cleaning carpets and upholstered furniture using tools or equipment. Cleans and disinfects restrooms, showers, kitchens on a high frequency schedule. Cleans and sanitizes high-traffic areas and frequently touched sources on a high frequency schedule. Washes and cleans walls, blackboards, windows, light covers, glass surfaces and elevators. Dusts horizontal and vertical surfaces, which may require working at heights. Removes trash by hand or cart and moves trash to designated trash disposal areas. Removes recyclables from building interior and breaks down cardboard boxes. Maintains building entrances and immediate area surrounding building of assignment. Climbs ladders, moves/arranges furniture, and lift/carry items in the course of the daily assignments. Responsible for the custody of keys in assigned work area; and unlock entry building doors as directed on security building schedule. Must be able to work overtime, including weekends when required. Performs other duties as assigned. Basic Qualifications High school education or equivalent; and ability to communicate and follow verbal and written instructions. At least six months of experience working as a custodian in a fast pace educational or commercial environment. Must be familiar with custodial hand tools, floor care equipment, and cleaning techniques. Ability to walk, push, pull, climb, twist, stoop and bend to accomplish job requirements on a consistent/regular basis. Must be able to lift/carry a minimum of 50lbs. on a regular basis. A valid California Driver's license, or the ability to obtain one before employment begins and maintain it throughout the course of employment is required. Must be able to work this assigned work schedule: 5:00AM - 1:30PM, Monday - Friday. Required Doc uments Resume To be considered for this position please visit our web site and apply on line at the following link: We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Copyright 2022 Inc. All rights reserved. Posted by the FREE value-added recruitment advertising agency jeid-ddaff5b95a73eb438e6be83864ea1208

Pasadena, CA

HERC - Southern California

Southern California HERC, established in 2003, is a non-profit organization composed of a diverse group of colleges and universities, and research, medical, and cultural institutions. Our institutions are committed to diversity, equity, and inclusion in the recruitment process and providing a work environment sensitive to work/life balance. We also understand that employment decisions often involve two careers and offer state of the art dual career resources and solutions. SoCal HERC includes members from the Central Coast, Los Angeles, Orange County, Inland Empire, and San Diego.

HERC is a gateway to more jobs in higher education and related fields than any other website. HERC provides job seekers with comprehensive and transparent access to job opportunities, daily job alerts, career advice news and webinars, dual career support, and regional multicultural resources to help with relocating to a new community.

SoCal HERC Member Institutions:

Antioch University, Azusa Pacific, University Cal Tech

CSU Fullerton, CSU Northridge,  CSU San Bernardino 

Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Chapman University, Citrus College

Concordia University Irvine, Grossmont-Cuyamaca CCD, Kaiser Permanente School of Medicine 

Loyola Marymount University, MiraCosta Community College, Mount St. Mary’s University

North Orange County CCD, Occidental College,  Pacific Oaks College & Childrens School 

Point Loma Nazarene University, San Diego State University, Soka University of America

The Claremont Colleges, The Salk Institute for Biological Sciences, UC Path Center

UC Irvine, UCLA, UC Riverside

UCSD, University of Redlands, University of San Diego

University of Southern California, Vanguard University, Whittier College

While there are certainly wonderful opportunities to teach and conduct research at HERC campuses, of the 42,000 jobs on, over 24,000 (or 57%) are non-teaching positions. You will find jobs in healthcare, administration, software, information technology, finance, technical and trades, social work, student affairs, and much, much more.

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