General Utility Worker

  • UNCA
  • Asheville, NC, USA
  • Jun 14, 2018

Job Description

Position Summary
The purpose of this position is to provide a safe, clean, and comfortable living and learning environment in the residence halls and other student life areas of the University of North Carolina Asheville. This position is highly visible throughout the department and the University. This position interacts on a frequent basis with students, staff, faculty, and visitors of the University. All Housing and Student Life Operations staff are expected to represent the department and university well in these interactions. This position would assist in all aspects of operations within the residence halls and student life areas. The primary responsibilities would include waste and recycling management, floor care, and furniture setups. Position will assist in supervision of student employees around a variety of tasks. In the summer this position will assist in supervision of student employees.

Student Affairs

Housing and Student Life Operations

Full-Time / Part- Time

Months per Year
12 Months

Time Limited Position

If time-limited, length of assignment
Not Applicable

Minimum Education/Experience/Skills
Demonstrated possession of the competencies necessary to perform the work. Some positions may require special licenses or certification.

Preferred Education/Experience/Skills
High School Diploma or equivalent is preferred. The ideal candidate will have 3 years of experience in housekeeping and/or maintenance in an educational setting. Extensive knowledge & experience in maintaining all floor types including carpets, vinyl tile, ceramic tile, terrazzo, wood, etc. is preferred. Knowledge and experience with furniture repair, setups, moving, and cleaning is desired.

Work Schedule and Hours
Work hours may vary depending on department and University needs. Primary hours will be Monday-Friday from 7:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Flexible hours are occasionally required including some earlier mornings, evenings, and weekends due to nature of position and will be coordinated with supervisor.

Competency Profile

Posting Detail Information

Special Instructions Summary
Applications must be submitted online no later than 11:59 p.m. ( EST ) on the closing date for each specific position. Please note that any documents submitted to Human Resources or the hiring departments become property of UNC Asheville and will not be returned.
Official verification from each college/university you have attended are required upon employment, and will be requested directly from the college/university by Human Resources or from the National Student Clearinghouse. Any expense will be the responsibility of the employee. Educational degrees must be from an appropriately accredited institution.
If no applicants apply who meet the required competency and training and experience requirements, management may consider other applicants. Salary would be determined based on competencies, equity, budget, and market considerations.
It is the policy of UNC Asheville to conduct pre-employment background investigations on all candidates selected for employment. If hired, the candidate will be required to submit proof of eligibility to work in the United States. New employees are paid only by direct deposit to the financial institution of their choice.

Posting Date

Closing Date

Open Until Filled