• Title

  • Associate Custodian (Evening) - Building Services (10260)

    Purdue University
    Job Description

    Assist in maintaining, or may maintain, a clean, safe, and healthy environment in University facilities. Provide custodial services for university classrooms, offices, research labs, and public spaces. Will work a non-traditional schedule, see posted shift schedule. Provide building access by locking and unlocking areas as scheduled by the department. Develop relationships with building occupants and respond to requests.


    • Stable work or education history with good attendance record
    • Must be able to read, write, speak and understand English to effectively communicate and understand others.
    • Basic math skills and good work organization
    • Ability to learn and use powered and non-powered floor care equipment.
    • Will be enrolled in Building Services Custodial Development Program within 90 days of hire.
    • Ability to work well with others and work in a team environment
    • Learn and follow safety procedures; includes the wearing personal protective equipment as required
    • Ability to lift and carry 25 to 50 lbs. frequently, and up to 60 lbs. occasionally
    • Work outdoors 10% of the time in temperatures below 32 degrees and above 90 degrees


    • High School Diploma/GED
    • Six months of custodial, service worker, housekeeping, or janitorial experience

    Additional Information:

    • Purdue will not sponsor an employment authorization for this position
    • This is a frequently available position
    • The hours for this position are Monday through Friday; 3:00 p.m. to 11:30 p.m. OR 4:00 p.m. to 12:30 a.m.
    • Occasional overtime may be required
    • A background check will be required for employment in this position
    • FLSA: Non-Exempt (Eligible For Overtime)
    • Retirement Eligibility: Non-exempt Defined Contribution Plan
    • Purdue University is an EOE/AA employer.  All individuals, including minorities, women, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply
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