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Facility Worker - Part Time

Posting Details

Posting Details

Institution Dakota State University
Working Title Facility Worker - Part Time
Posting Number CSA00062P
Department DSU-Physical Plant - Facilities Mgmt
Physical Location of Position (City) Madison
Posting Text

Dakota State University is seeking applications for a part-time weekend Facility Worker. The position is responsible for the custodial care and minor maintenance for buildings on the DSU campus during weekend events. Duties will include floor care consisting of vacuuming, mopping, dusting and general clean-up after or between events. The position may also clean and sanitize restrooms, dust and wash walls, woodwork and windows, collect and remove trash from building, remove snow from steps and sidewalks during winter and perform minor maintenance functions as needed. This position will work closely with events held in the Dakota Prairie Playhouse, DSU Fieldhouse/Memorial Gymnasium, Beacom Institute of Technology and Trojan Center. This position will work a flexible shift on the weekends but can anticipate 4-16 hours per weekend.

The successful applicant must be able to follow written and oral instructions, operate required equipment, deal with students, staff, and the public courteously, work independently, lift 50 pounds and maintain a valid driver’s license.

Posting Date 12/07/2017
Closing Date
Open Until Filled Yes
First Consideration Date 12/21/2017
Advertised Salary $12-$15 per hour
Duration of the Term 12 months
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Appointment Percent 40
Work Hours


Typical Hours Worked Per Week 4-16 hours per week
Appointment Type Regular
Scope of Search External (includes Internal)
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This position requires Valid Drivers License, Other
If other, please indicate Lift up to 50 pounds
Department Description and Cultural Expectations

DSU only accepts applications through an on-line employment site. To apply, visit The employment site will allow the attachment of a cover letter, resume and supporting references to include addresses and telephone numbers of at least three references. For questions concerning the position, contact Review of applications will begin December 21, 2017.

Affirmative Action Statement

Dakota State University is committed to recruitment, hiring and retention of minorities. We urge individuals from underrepresented groups to apply. Applicants with disabilities are invited to identify any necessary accommodations required in the application process. E-Verify, EOE.

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  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
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