Full-Time Temporary Housekeeper

(Permanent position possible after 90 days)
CLASSIFICATION: Service/Maintenance Personnel
SUPERVISOR: Position reports directly to Housekeeping Coordinator or Custodial Supervisor, as assigned

DUTIES: Performs cleaning and janitorial duties, including:

  • Cleaning and sanitizing all rest rooms including floors; washing walls, polishing metal work, cleaning sinks and mirrors
  • General cleaning of classrooms, offices, and other related areas
  • Dusting floors (dust mop, wet mop, and vacuum)
  • Dusting and polishing furniture and woodwork; cleaning chalkboards and/or white boards
  • Emptying and cleaning the waste receptacles; maintaining paper products and other supplies as needed. Filling dispensers as needed
  • Cleaning baseboards, windowsills, and walls in hallways as needed
  • Cleaning and sanitizing water fountains
  • Cleaning up after accidents or illnesses
  • Assisting with moving furniture and appliances
  • Performing other duties as needed

QUALIFICATIONS: Display neat, clean appearance; have transportation to and from work sites. Physically able to lift up to 50 pounds, bend, stoop, climb a stepladder, and reach above head, in order to perform duties listed above. Some custodial experience preferred.

Need knowledge of: Modern cleaning methods including basic methods of cleaning, cleaning materials, disinfectants and equipment used in custodial work, as well as, principles and practices of health and safety regulations.

To apply, submit a letter naming the position, a completed university application,
and your resume to hr@mhu.edu

Deadline for applications is September 29, 2017. Review of applications will begin immediately.

Mars Hill University is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Provider. Minorities and women are encouraged to apply.

In accordance with federal law and U.S. Department of Agriculture policy, this institution is prohibited from discriminating on the basis of race color, national origin, age, disability, religion, sex, familial status, sexual orientation, and reprisal.

To file a complaint with Mars Hill University, contact:
Jennie Matthews
Office of Human Resources
Box 6664
Mars Hill University
Mars Hill, NC 28754
828 689-1197 
828 689-1256 Fax

To file a complaint of discrimination, write to:
USDA, Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights
Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights
1400 Independence Avenue, S.W., Stop 9410
Washington DC 20250-9410
Or call toll-free at (866) 632-9992 (English) or (800) 877-8339 (TDD) or (866) 377-8642
(English Federal- relay) or (800) 845-6136
(Spanish Federal-relay).
USDA is an equal opportunity provider and employer.