Housekeeper Assistant (Part-time Contingent I)

Salisbury, MD

Salibury University

Salisbury University is accepting applications for a Housekeeper Assistant, (Part-time Contingent I), in an effort to maintain a pool of applicants for current and future openings.

Primary Job Duties: Under direct supervision this position will maintain building interiors and ensure cleanliness, orderliness and attractive conditions are maintained in assigned areas. Clean assigned areas by washing furnishings, windows, tile, fixtures, equipment and floors. Vacuum, dust and polish specified areas and/or furnishings. Sanitize and disinfect bathroom areas. Gather and transport refuse from assigned areas to appropriate disposal location. Inspect physical condition of assigned areas; submit requests to appropriate personnel regarding repairs, replacements, furnishings and relocation of equipment. Request cleaning materials and supplies from designated areas; mix cleaning solutions according to specifications, load and transport service cart with required materials and supplies to designated work areas. Operate standard cleaning equipment such as vacuum cleaners, buffers, and mops; and move furniture and equipment as required. Set up rooms for events. The individual must be a customer-oriented team player who continuously projects a positive attitude and image, and possesses the ability to interact effectively with supervisors, co-workers, faculty/staff, students, and visitors to the University. Note: The intent of this list of primary duties is to provide a representative summary of the major duties and responsibilities of this job. Incumbents perform other related duties assigned. Specific duties and responsibilities may vary based upon departmental needs.

Minimum Qualifications: Ability to read, write, and perform arithmetic calculations; to operate assigned tools and housekeeping equipment; to work with chemicals and cleaning solutions; to understand and follow directions; to lift up to 30 lbs. and move furniture, equipment and supplies; to transport refuse; and to wear and work in personal protective equipment.

These are part-time (19 hour) non-exempt contingent positions with no benefits. Salary is $12.50 per hour. Work schedules will vary based upon the needs of the University and may include daytime, evening and weekend hours.

To be considered an applicant, you must apply online and submit the following: Three (3) professional references and complete work history. A cover letter and resume are preferred. Applications will be reviewed upon receipt. Once you have applied, if you are selected for an interview, you will be contacted.

Diversity and inclusion are core values of Salisbury University. We strive to create a truly diverse and inclusive environment where the richness of ideas, backgrounds, and perspectives of our community is harnessed to create value for our institution, today and in the future. To this end, the University recruits exceptional and diverse faculty, staff, and students from across Maryland, the United States, and around the world, supporting all members of the University community as they work together to achieve institutional goals and vision. To learn more about the University s commitment to fostering a diverse and inclusive campus, please visit

Posted: 06/24/2022