Job Requisition Number: 27507. Facilities Services works to maintain a campus built environment that is conducive to teaching, learning and research. We strive to continuously improve the campus in partnership with all members of the campus community. Facilities Services is comprised of the following units: Associate Vice Chancellor, Asset Management, Business Operations, Cal Zero Waste Services, Custodial Services, Customer Service Center, Engineering and Technical Services, Environmental Services, Grounds Operation, Inspection Services, Maintenance Operations, and People's Park
A. GENERAL CLEANING DUTIES Sweep, mop, empty wastebaskets, recycling containers, and other receptacles. Clean stairs, hallways, corridors, walls, moldings, steps, terraces, windowsills and other designated areas. Dust, clean, wax, and/or polish furniture, woodwork, light fixtures, Venetian blinds, radiators, duct grills, black/white boards,. filing cabinets and other designated areas of equipment. Mop, clean and/or disinfect restrooms, shower rooms and/or locker rooms with responsibility for replenishing restroom supplies including trash liners, toilet seat covers, and all dispensers: Wash doors, partition glass, mirrors, showcases, glass panels, inside windows and outside windows at ground level. Polish metal fixtures. Unclog minor drain stoppages. Vacuum carpets, draperies, upholstered furniture, and other designated materials. Remove carpet spots, shampoo carpets. High-speed polish floors and scrub/strip and wax floors.
B. MAINTENANCE AND OPERATION OF EQUIPMENT Operate vacuum cleaners, buffers, shampoo machines, wet/dry vacuums, carpet extractors, polishing machines, backpack vacs, auto scrubbers,· and/or pressure washers during stripping, waxing, buffing and/or other related cleaning operations. Make reports on building deficiencies and/or equipment needs; have security responsibility for one or more assigned areas. May open and close buildings and general assignment classrooms. Raise and lower flags on official flag poles. Respond to and assist with minor water flooding. May assist in the setting up and dismantling of special equipment at functions. May load and/or unload large trash receptacles. May perform specialized cleaning in laboratories, surgical and/or operating areas, isolation and terminal areas as required. Learn to use and become proficient in the use of all new equipment. ·
C. SAFETY Adhere to all university and departmental safety guidelines. Attend job-related and safety training as required.
D. MISCELLANEOUS/OTHER Perform other duties as assigned.Skill and ability to operate a wide variety of custodial equipment with proficiency.
Demonstrated ability to read, write and follow oral/written instructions provided in English.
Knowledge of methods, materials, tools, and equipment used in custodial work; and to follow safe work practices.
Ability to work independently as well as cooperatively as a part of a team.
Ability to interact in a positive manner with the campus community including students, staff, building managers, academic personnel, craft personnel, and co-workers in a diverse environment.
Ability to meet job objectives in a timely, safe and efficient manner. This position is governed by the terms and conditions in the agreement for the Service Unit (SX) between the University of California and the American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees (AFSCME). The current bargaining agreement manual can be found at: http://ucnet.universityofcalifornia.edu/labor/bargaining-units/sx/index.html
The University of California was chartered in 1868 and its flagship campus - envisioned as a "City of Learning" - was established at Berkeley, on San Francisco Bay. Today the world's premier public university and a wellspring of innovation, UC Berkeley occupies a 1,232 acre campus with a sylvan 178-acre central core. From this home its academic community makes key contributions to the economic and social well-being of the Bay Area, California, and the nation.