1+ months

STEPS Custodial Worker

Lexington, KY 40507
Posting Details

Job Title STEPS Custodial Worker
Requisition Number TE04590
Department Name 3J532:STEPS Temporary Employment
Work Location Lexington, KY
Salary Range $10.50 hour
Type of Position Temporary
Position Time Status Full-Time
Required Education

High School diploma or GED

Required Related Experience

One (1) year of previous experience in a custodial or housekeeping.

Required License/Registration/Certification
Physical Requirements

Bending, stooping, squatting, pushing, pulling, and the ability to lift up to 50lbs.


Monday through Friday 5:30am-2:15pm OR 7:00am 3:30pm

Job Summary

STEPS Temporary Employment is a service of UK Human Resources that meets the Universitys need for temporary employees in departments of UK Healthcare and UK Campus. We staff a variety of jobs including administrative, technical, service, maintenance, skilled trades, laboratory, food service, and office/clerical. Temporary assignments can vary in length for one day to six months, and occasionally up to a year or more. Our temporary positions offer great opportunities for those seeking flexible and fulfilling work experience. For those ultimately seeking regular full-time opportunities, temporary employment also offers an opportunity to network and to gain relevant university experience.

This position performs various duties related to maintaining the cleanliness of University buildings and follows a basic routine. The person in this position must be physically able to carry out basic custodial duties that include but are not limited to: dust mopping, sweeping, buffing, vacuuming, emptying trash, cleaning elevators and stairwells, snow and ice removal, and washing windows.

Frequent daily contact with building occupants requires an ability to project a neat and clean appearance and have the ability to establish good working relationships with faculty, staff, and students.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities

Must be able to understand basic English both written and spoken.

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? No
Preferred Education/Experience
Deadline to Apply 02/02/2020
University Community of Inclusion

The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.


Posted: 2019-12-16 Expires: 2020-02-14

Career Employment at UK

UK offers fulfilling careers in diverse fields supporting our teaching, research and health care missions. We also offer a compelling benefits package, including a generous retirement savings match and a supportive work environment distinguished by a respect for the unique work-life needs of every individual. Our culture of learning also provides tremendous support and resources for ongoing education, training and development. 

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