Facility Worker

Posting Details

Posting Details

Institution Dakota State University
Working Title Facility Worker
Posting Number CSA00087P
Department DSU-Physical Plant - Facilities Mgmt2
Physical Location of Position (City) Madison
Posting Text

Dakota State University is seeking applications for a full-time Facility Worker. The position is responsible for the custodial care and minor maintenance for buildings on the DSU campus. Duties will include floor care consisting of vacuuming, shampooing carpets, scrubbing, mopping, waxing and polishing floors. The position will 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. Additional responsibilities will include some painting, moving furniture and checking equipment as necessary. This position will work the night shift from 5:00 pm to 1:30 am Monday through Friday.

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.
Dakota State University is South Dakota’s computer technology and education institution (http://www.dsu.edu). DSU is accredited through the AQIP process of Higher Learning Commission and, to support its institutional accreditation, the university emphasizes continuous quality improvement in its institutional decision-making process.

Posting Date 01/09/2018
Closing Date
Open Until Filled Yes
First Consideration Date 01/16/2018
Advertised Salary $12.26/hour
Duration of the Term 12 months
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Appointment Percent 100
Work Hours


Typical Hours Worked 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 Ability to lift at least 50 lbs
Department Description and Cultural Expectations

DSU only accepts applications through an on-line employment site. To apply, visit https://yourfuture.sdbor.edu. 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. Review of applications will begin immediately.

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.

Diversity Statement
Contact Information

For questions concerning the position, contact Angi.Kappenman@dsu.edu.

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  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
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