Floor Technician

Posting Details

Position Information

Job Title Floor Technician
Job Summary

The position is responsible for the overall cleanliness and upkeep of their assigned Residence Hall areas. The incumbent reports to the Housekeeping Services Supervisor.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

• Scrub, strip, wax and polish floors using heavy (industrial type) powered scrubber and buffers;
• Vacuum rugs in offices and public areas. Shampoo rugs periodically using heavy vacuum cleaner and rug shampooing machine;
• Move heavy furniture, supplies and miscellaneous equipment, as directed;
• Report items that need repair (doors, door checks, furniture lights, faucets, etc.);
• Sweep or shovel snow from steps and walks at building entrances and connecting walks;
• Use light and heavy (industrial type) floor machines and attachments;
• Transport moderately heavy objects or equipment as required;
• Clean, oil, and adjust cleaners and scrubbers and change brushes, pads, rollers, buffers and other attachments;
• Remove wash and replace ceiling lighting fixtures using ladders and scaffolds;
• Replace room overhead incandescent and fluorescent lights;
• Replace desk lights;
• Distribute housekeeping supplies as needed;
• Setup and maintain conference rooms in a clean and efficient manner;
• Periodic dusting and sweeping of residence hall stairs;
• Inspect and clean interior and exterior residence hall windows;
• Clean and shine residence hall elevators.

Required Qualifications

High School Diploma or GED required.

Must possess excellent interpersonal skills.

Must be able to interact in a diverse community and able to adapt to changing situations.

Good oral and written communication skills required, with the ability to read and interpret documents such as operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals. Ability to write correspondence such as letters and internal e-mail communications. Ability to speak effectively when interacting with the Spelman community.

Must be able to utilize e-mail systems such as Lotus Notes/Outlook. These include creating such things as general correspondence, equipment status reports, and cleaning supply requests.

Must be able to provide proof of education requirement.

Must be able to pass a pre-employment drug test.

Preferred Qualifications

Three or more years of experience preferred.

Basic computer software skills using Microsoft Office Suite (Word and Excel) are preferred.

Certifications, Licenses, Restrictions

Valid Georgia Driver’s License preferred.

Physical Demands

Must be able to frequently lift/move up to 50 lbs.

Shift Days
% Travel Required 0%
Full Time/Part Time Full Time
FLSA Non-Exempt
Number of Vacancies 1
Anticipated Candidate Start Date
Position End Date (if temporary)

Posting Detail Information

Posting Number SC0040P
Posting Open Date 09/27/2017
Posting Closing Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Special Instructions to Applicants
EEO Statement

Spelman College is an EEO/Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran/Title IX Employer and we participate in E-Verify. We are a smoke-free campus.

Supplemental Questions

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Documents Needed To Apply

Required Documents
  1. Resume
Optional Documents
  1. Cover Letter