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Building Services Housekeeper

Posting Details

Posting Summary

Posting Number STU00023PO17
Job Title Student Employee
Internal Title Building Services Housekeeper
Campus Upstate 07
College/Division USC Upstate College/Division Level
Department USC Upstate Facilities Management
Advertised Salary $8.00 per hour
Location of Vacancy
Part/Full Time Part Time
Hours per week Up to 25 hours per week
Work Schedule

Second shift hours. Must have flexibility to work weekends.

Job Search Category Student Employee

Position Description

Advertised Job Summary

In employment as a Student Custodial Housekeeping Technician, may be scheduled on a weekend and will normally work up to 20-25 hours per week, but may work more hours (up to 40) during summer months. Responsible for the preparation and beautification of classrooms, restrooms, lobbies, common areas, offices, as well as other surrounding areas of the USC Upstate campus. Under very limited supervision from the Custodial Services Supervisor or Superintendent of Custodial Services, will perform custodial and housekeeping duties for assigned buildings or specified areas.


- Students must have flexible scheduling and be willing to work 4-5 days per week (20-25 hours), including weekends.
- Ability to understand and carry out routine oral and written instructions.
- Valid driver’s license and good driving record.
- Students must exhibit large degree of flexibility: students will perform work in any and all buildings.
- Students must be able to pass any OSHA testing, video training testing and also any handout testing needed to perform this job. Students will also receive on the job training in housekeeping procedures.
- Must be able to understand and follow verbal and written instructions.
- Communicate effectively both in writing and verbally.
- Ability to read, understand, and follow instructions on product labels.
- Be physically able to perform custodial duties. Includes lifting 40 pounds, climbing ladders and stairs, standing for long periods of time, bending, reaching, twisting, walking, and extensive use of arms.
- Be exposed to dust, trash, blood-borne pathogens, strong chemical odors and refuse, and required to work with a number of potentially dangerous cleaning chemicals.
- Students will be required to wear (PPE) personal protective equipment at all times while on the job.
- Must be honest and trustworthy.
- Second shift hours. Must have flexibility to work weekends.

Posting Detail Information

Number of Vacancies 1-3
Desired Start Date
Job Open Date 10/06/2017
Job Close Date 01/31/2018
Open Until Filled No
Special Instructions to Applicant
Quicklink for Posting
EEO Statement

The University of South Carolina does not discriminate in educational or employment opportunities on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender, age, disability, veteran status or genetics.

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * What is your current student status?
    • Freshman
    • Sophomore
    • Junior
    • Senior
    • Graduate Student
  2. * What is your College affiliation? Please list one of the following: Business Administration & Economics College of Arts & Sciences Department of Psychology Education Fine Arts & Communication Studies Interdisciplinary Studies Information Management Systems Language, Literature & Composition Math & Computer Science Natural Sciences Non-Profit Administration Nursing Pre-Professional Social & Behavioral Sciences Social Sciences, Philosophy & History Undeclared

    (Open Ended Question)

  3. * What is your major?

    (Open Ended Question)

  4. * What is your expected graduation date?

    (Open Ended Question)

  5. * What is your current cumulative GPA?

    (Open Ended Question)

  6. * Have you worked on-campus before? If so, list the department and supervisor.

    (Open Ended Question)

  7. * Why are you interested in this position?

    (Open Ended Question)

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
Optional Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Resume