1. Sweeps sidewalks, rakes and collects leaves, collects and hauls debris or rubbish, shovels snow, sands roadways or walkways; performs other manual tasks involved with snow removal, control and disposal. 2. Cleans campus property such as offices, rooms, corridors, walls, floors, windows, furniture, woodwork, toilets, lavatories or fixtures by washing, waxing, and buffing, sweeping, polishing, dusting or vacuum cleaning. 3. Empties and cleans waste barrels, garbage cans and other waste receptacles. 4. Locks or unlocks premises; reports hazardous and unusual situations to the appropriate authority. 5. Make general repairs of a simple nature, including minor repairs to cleaning equipment. 6. Handles trunks, baggage and luggage arriving at, or departing from a building. 7. Operates buffers, or other similar mechanical or power-driven equipment. 8. Performs routine manual tasks involved in the maintenance, repair or beautification of campus grounds or roads, such as cutting grass, weeds or bushes; cleaning culverts, gutters, catch-basins, drains or ditches; loading and unloading vehicles; moving and setting up furniture; spreading sand, gravel, loam or asphalt; digging ditches or post-holes; setting or pulling posts; repairing guardrails or fences; patching concrete or asphalt surfaces; maintaining, erecting or repairing signs; cleaning or marking roadways or parking lots; erecting or dismantling snow fences. Paints fences, posts, and guardrails on building exteriors. 9. Plants, seeds, transplants, removes, prunes, trims, waters, sprays or fertilizes trees, shrubbery, grass, plants or flowers. Participates in the propagation, growth and care of flowers, plants and shrubs. Assists in planning and executing horticultural designs for ground's beautification. 10. Cleans, washes, refuels, oils or greases trucks or automobiles. Performs other manual labor tasks in connection with the maintenance and operation of a garage or equipment depot. 11. Keep simple records, such as equipment maintenance logs or inventory counts. 12. Other duties as assigned within the Maintainer classification a. Classification specifications are available at http://www.mass.edu/foradmin/humanresources/classspecshrd.asp
1. Ability to follow oral and written instructions. 2. Ability to understand and apply the laws, rules, regulations, policies, procedures, specifications, standards and guidelines governing assigned unit activities. 3. Ability to establish and maintain harmonious working relationships with others. 4. Ability and willingness to lift and carry heavy objects. 5. Ability and willingness to work outdoors in all types of weather. 6. Physical stamina and endurance. 7. Manual dexterity. 8. Mechanical aptitude. 9. Valid Massachusetts Driver's license (Class 3 or better)
Worcester State University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer which seeks to reflect the diversity of its community.
Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until position is filled.
Shift: Sun - Thurs 12:00 pm - 8:30 pm
All applicants must apply online at: http://worcester.interviewexchange.com
Submission should include: resume, cover letter and a list of 3 references.
All information that can be uploaded to one's e-account should be done so by the applicant; information which cannot may be faxed to 508-929-8169 or sent to the following address:
Director of Human Resources
Worcester State University
486 Chandler Street
Worcester, MA 01602-2597
Internal Number: 106297
About Worcester State University
WORCESTER STATE UNIVERSITY is a vibrant public university located in the residential west side of Worcester, Massachusetts, the second largest city in New England and home to 38,000 college students at more than a dozen colleges and universities. Situated on a compact 58-acre campus, the University offers 50 undergraduate and graduate academic programs to more than 6,400 students annually. The Princeton Review ranks us as one of the 75 "Best Value" public colleges in the country, as well as a "Best in the Northeast" college.