DISTINGUISHING FEATURES OF THE CLASS:
Performs routine manual tasks in the care and cleaning of buildings; work requires performance of simple cleaning tasks under the direct supervision of higher ranking cleaning, maintenance or custodial personnel. Employees are responsible for the thorough execution of routine tasks which require frequent bending, stretching, stooping and walking. Supervision is not a responsibility of this position. Does related work as required.
TYPICAL WORK ACTIVITIES:
Uses mops, brushes, detergents, and other cleaning implements to wash floors, corridors, stairs and stairwells, walls, partitions and windows;
Moves furniture and equipment in connection with cleaning and care function;
Dusts woodwork, furniture and fixtures;
Washes light fixtures and ceilings;
Scrubs and cleans all areas of lavatories such as sinks, toilets, urinals, etc;
Polishes wood and metal fixtures and equipment;
Gathers and disposes refuse;
Replenishes lavatory supplies.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
Candidates must be able to demonstrate awareness and sensitivity towards promoting an inclusive and diverse work environment. Working knowledge of the properties of various cleaning substances; ability to understand and follow verbal and simple written instructions; ability to stand, stoop, bend and stretch for long periods of time; ability to use various cleaning equipment and products; thoroughness; dependability; physically capable of performing the essential functions of the position with or without reasonable accommodation.
Applicants must be able to perform light laboring tasks.
Our mission to offer quality education includes exposing our students to a diverse range of cultures, experiences and expertise. At SUNY Erie Community College, we value diversity and encourage applicants from all backgrounds to apply.