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Per Diem Custodial and Housekeeping positions

University of New England | Portland, ME 04101

To clean and perform routine maintenance of campus buildings, including residence halls, classrooms, and administrative offices. Positions are available on both the Biddeford and Portland campuses with varying shifts (1st, 2nd and 3rd).


  • Clean floors. This includes vacuuming, sweeping, dust moping, washing.
  • Wash windows, walls, chalkboards, trash cans.
  • Dust furniture, fixtures, woodwork.
  • Collect and empty trash receptacles and pick up litter in and around buildings.
  • Remove biological waste.
  • Clean, sanitize and stock bathrooms; change and clean shower curtains.
  • Do routine maintenance of electrical, heating and ventilating vents and fixtures.
  • Assist in snow removal on walks leading to and from buildings.
  • Perform related duties as necessary.


    High school education desirable. General knowledge and skills related to routine housekeeping and maintenance work, with commercial/institutional cleaning experience desirable.
  • Ability to perform tasks in specific sequences.
  • Physical ability to do heavy custodial work and operate cleaning equipment.
  • Ability to understand and follow written instructions, chemical labels and warnings.
  • Ability to work cooperatively with other employees and to deal courteously with students, faculty and staff.
  • Ability to be self-motivated and take initiative

    EEO Statement Summary

    Consistent with federal and state law and University policy, the University of New England is committed to the fundamental concept of equal opportunity for all of the members of the University community. The University prohibits and will not tolerate discrimination in employment, the provision of academic services or in any other area of University life based on race, color, sex, physical or mental disability, religion, age, ancestry, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, ethnicity, genetic information, HIV status, or status as a veteran. Prohibited bias factors will not be permitted to have an adverse influence upon decisions regarding students, employees, applicants for admission, applicants for employment, contractors, volunteers or participants in and/or users of institutional programs, services, and activities.

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    Supplemental Questions
    Job Code: 20160095P
    Posted On: 05/22/192019-05-22
    Closing Date: Open Until Filled
    Telecommute: No
    Categories: Janitorial - Housekeeping, Facilities
    Job Status: Full Time
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