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Part Time Housekeeper

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Posting Details

Position Information

Position Type Temporary Staff (SHRA)
Job Title Part Time Housekeeper
Department Name FS-Housekeeping Svcs-Zone 27 - 242027
Vacancy ID S011492
Position Posting Category Housekeeping and General Services
Hiring Range $11.97
Full-time/Part-time Part-Time Temporary
If part-time, how many hours per week? 29
Work Schedule

Thursday – Monday, 8am – 3pm (work schedule varies within these hours).

This position works every weekend.

Selected candidate(s) must be available to work entire scheduled shift.

Proposed Start Date
Estimated Duration of Appointment Open-ended/Intermittent
Posting Open Date 09/12/2017
Posting Close Date 09/29/2017
Description of Work

Facilities Services Division, Housekeeping Services Department, is recruiting for part-time Housekeeper(s) to work in the residence halls during the current academic year, summer break and between semesters.

Housekeeping Services is committed to fostering a culture of civility and respect for its diverse workforce and is seeking employees who strive to achieve excellence and promote collegiality.

Additionally, Housekeeping Services is comprised of a staff of more than 400 employees who provide 24 hour service by providing daily cleaning service and floor care for approximately 245 buildings on campus.

Employees provide daily routine and detailed cleaning of assigned campus building interior and exterior areas, including but not limited to: student residence halls and apartments, offices, lounges, restrooms, classrooms, entrances, exits, and stairways. Duties also include vacuuming, sweeping, mopping, dusting, and trash removal. Cleaning of restrooms includes but is not limited to: disinfecting floors, toilets, showers, sinks and fixtures, as well as, detailed cleaning of vacated student residence halls and apartments as needed.

Education and Experience

Minimum Education and Experience:
Some knowledge of cleaning procedures, ability to follow instructions and to perform medium to heavy physical work; or an equivalent combination of training and experience. Special certification may be required for some of these positions.

Essential Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Work requires demonstrated ability to understand and follow work orders and product instructions; must have flexibility to adjust work schedule.

Preferred Education and Experience:
Six (6) months of institutional experience preferred; strong preference for housekeeping experience in a university housing or medical setting and experience working with commercial cleaning equipment.

Special Physical and Mental Requirements

Work is routine and repetitive in nature and may require strenuous physical exertion. Applicants must be able to lift /move objects weighing up to 50 lbs.

Employees are required to adhere to safety requirements by wearing the appropriate personal protective equipment.

Equal Opportunity Employer Statement

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.

Stimulus/ARRA Funded No
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Office of Human Resources Contact Information

If you experience any problems accessing the system or have questions about the application process, please contact the Office of Human Resources at (919) 843-2300 or send an email to

Please note: The Office of Human Resources will not be able to provide specific updates regarding position or application status.

Optional and Required Documents

Required Documents
  1. List of References
Optional Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae / Resume

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * This schedule for this position requires working every weekend. Are you available to work Saturdays and Sundays?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Please describe any housekeeping experience you have.

    (Open Ended Question)

  3. * An essential function of this position is the ability to lift/move objects weighing up to 50 pounds. Are you able to perform this function on a daily basis?
    • Yes
    • No