Custodian II (Part-Time)

Posting Open Date: 
Tuesday, September 21, 2021
Application Review Date: 
Monday, October 4, 2021
Description of Work: 

Perform routine work in cleaning and general upkeep of Lied Center building including offices, halls, conference rooms, classrooms, and restrooms. Scrub, strip, refinish and polish floors using heavy industrial-type powered scrubbing and buffing machines. Vacuum and clean carpets using industrial-type vacuum cleaners and carpet extractors. Mix cleaning solution per instruction. Collect and dispose of refuse requiring heavy physical efforts. Remove snow and ice from steps of immediate building area(s). Lock and unlock building. Lift and move objects weighing about 50 pounds and occasionally more while moving furniture or setting up tables and chairs for special events. Perform minor and routine maintenance such as changing light bulbs, repairing shades & similar duties using ladders and hand tools. As team leader, oversee up to five student or on-call custodial staff, assigning and inspecting work. Day, evening, and weekend shifts will be required to cover event needs. 
The University of Nebraska-Lincoln seeks to attract and retain a high performing and diverse workforce in which employees’ differences are respected and valued to better meet the varying needs of the diverse populations we serve. The university fosters a diverse and inclusive work environment that promotes collaboration so that all individuals are able to participate and contribute to their full potential. As an EO/AA employer, qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, ethnicity, national origin, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, disability, age, genetic information, veteran status, marital status, and/or political affiliation. See:

Minimum Required Qualifications: 

Eighth grade education required. Ability to follow oral and written instructions necessary. Must have the ability to understand cleaning chemicals and their application and dilution ratios. Must have the ability to gain knowledge and skill to operate large cleaning equipment. Must be able to lift 50 lbs.

Preferred Qualifications: 

Prefer one year relevant custodial experience and high school diploma or equivalency.

Posted Salary: 
For questions or accommodations, please contact: 

Human Resources at 402-472-3101

Job Type: 
Alternate Work Schedule (if other than 8-5): 

20 hrs/wk; day, evening & weekend shifts required.