Under supervision, performs work of ordinary difficulty in cleaning public buildings and their immediate grounds; performs related light labor.
There is no Assignment Level for this position. All personnel perform related work. This specification describes typical assignments; related duties may be assigned as needed.
Sweeps, damp mops, and wet mops office floors, toilets, corridors, lobbies, and other assigned floor areas.
Cleans washbasins and other toilet room facilities.
Washes walls by hand with a brush or by using an electric machine.
Scrubs floors with an electric machine; waxes and polishes floors.
Hand scrubs stairs and stair landings.
Empties waste basket and disposes of refuse.
Vacuums and cleans rugs, carpets, and upholstered furniture.
Dusts and removes and cleans window coverings such as blinds.
Performs shoulder high dusting of walls.
Dusts and polishes furniture and metal work.
Cleans mirrors and glass in bookcase, doors, and restrooms.
Washes electric light fixtures.
Replenishes bathroom supplies in toilets.
Sweeps sidewalks and removes snow from sidewalks; washes sidewalks and lower portion of buildings with brush and hose.
Replaces bulbs and fuses.
Attends a low pressure heating plant.
May occasionally operate an elevator, move furniture, or act as watch person.
Reports broken equipment.
Observes safety and environmental health precautions as directed.
Puts up safety warnings and/or stanchions for wet floors or other areas for limited access during cleaning.
Sorts refuse for recycling.
Cleans small kitchens and/or coffee service areas.
CAMPUS SPECIFIC INFORMATION
In support of the campus mission, strategic plans and values Baruch College seeks to fill a Custodial Assistant vacancy in the Department of Buildings and Grounds.
Baruch, a senior college in the City University of New York system, is named in honor of Bernard M. Baruch, statesman, financier, and devoted alumnus. Baruch has a history of more than 160 years of making a world-class education accessible to a highly motivated and diverse student body through three acclaimed schools: the Zicklin School of Business; the Weissman School of Arts and Sciences; and the School of Public Affairs.
Shift(s) available: Evening and/or Weekend hours will be required.
There are no formal education or experience requirements.
There are certain medical and physical requirements as established by University management.
New Hire: $31,946*
*This amount reflects a 13% salary suppression in effect for the first 24 months of employment.
Pursuant to the New York City Health Benefits Summary Program Description, all City of New York employees, and employees of Participating Employers, hired on or after July 1, 2019, will only be eligible to enroll in the EmblemHealth HIP HMO Preferred Plan, and must remain in the HIP HMO Preferred Plan for the first 365 days of employment.
After 365 days of employment, the employee will have the option of either remaining in the HIP HMO Preferred Plan or selecting a different health plan within 30 days before the end of the 365 day period. If a new health plan is selected, the new plan will be effective on the 366th day.
An employee who needs to request an exemption to this requirement can do so by submitting an Opt-Out Request Form for review and approval. See below link for additional information.
CUNY offers a comprehensive benefits package to employees and eligible dependents based on job title and classification. Employees are also offered pension and Tax-Deferred Savings Plans. Part-time employees must meet a weekly or semester work hour criteria to be eligible for health benefits. Health benefits are also extended to retirees who meet the eligibility criteria.
HOW TO APPLY
Visit www.cuny.edu, access the employment page, log in or create a new user account, and search for this vacancy using the Job ID or Title. Select "Apply Now" and provide the requested information.
Candidates should provide a resume and cover letter.
Open until filled. Review of resumes begins January 2, 2020.
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EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY
CUNY encourages people with disabilities, minorities, veterans and women to apply. At CUNY, Italian Americans are also included among our protected groups. Applicants and employees will not be discriminated against on the basis of any legally protected category, including sexual orientation or gender identity. EEO/AA/Vet/Disability Employer.
Internal Number: 21507
About Baruch College (CUNY)
Baruch, a senior college of the City University of New York (CUNY), is located in the historic Gramercy Park/Flatiron district of Manhattan. Baruch has an extremely diverse student body of more than 18,000, many of them first-generation college students. We seek faculty and staff who thrive in multicultural academic environments and are committed to access and excellence in higher education. www.baruch.cuny.edu.