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Facility Worker

Posting Details

Posting Details

Institution SD School of Mines
Working Title Facility Worker
Posting Number CSA00100P
Department SDSMT-Facilities Management
Physical Location of Position (City) Rapid City
Posting Text

LOCATION: Facilities and Risk Management

STARTING HOURLY RATE: $10.76 – $14.08 per hour, depending upon education and experience, GC

POSITION PURPOSE: Performs a variety of cleaning and maintenance procedures to ensure sanitary conditions are met. Duties will include maintaining hard surface floors, including sweeping, mopping, and refinishing; maintaining carpets, including vacuuming and shampooing; cleaning and maintaining buildings, including emptying waste baskets, dusting, upholstery cleaning, making minor repairs, and replacing light bulbs and tubes; cleaning and disinfecting restrooms; ground maintenance, including cleaning windows, trash collection, and snow removal; event set up and moving services; monitoring building safety and property; and other duties as assigned.


Knowledge of:
•custodial and grounds maintenance duties;
•security procedures.

Ability to:
•follow oral and written directions;
•work outdoors in all types of weather conditions;
•operate required equipment, a variety of motorized vehicles, and hand and power tools;
•perform heavy lifting up to 50 lbs. or more, physical labor including pulling and pushing, and work from ladders and scaffolding;
•establish and maintain effective and cooperative working relationships, interacting in a supportive manner with students, faculty, staff and the public;
•provide excellent customer service.

COMMENTS: Late night and early morning hours may be required. Weekend and holiday work may be required.

South Dakota Mines is committed to recruiting and retaining a diverse workforce and offers an excellent comprehensive benefits package including paid medical and life insurance for our employees, as well as medical, dental and vision coverage for spouses and dependents; retirement plans; paid holidays; and a generous vacation and sick day allowance. Individuals interested in this position must apply online at Human Resources can provide accommodation to the online application process and may be reached at (605) 394-1203. Review of applications will begin January 29, 2018, and will continue until the position is filled. Employment is contingent upon completion of a satisfactory background investigation.

Posting Date 01/17/2018
Closing Date
Open Until Filled Yes
First Consideration Date 01/29/2018
Advertised Salary $10.76 - $14.08 per hour, depending upon education and experience, GC
Duration of the Term 12 months
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Appointment Percent 100
Work Hours

4:30 am to 1:00 pm

Typical Hours Worked Per Week
Appointment Type Regular
Scope of Search External (includes Internal)
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This position requires Valid Drivers License
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Department Description and Cultural Expectations
Affirmative Action Statement

South Dakota Mines does not discriminate on the basis of sex, race, color, creed, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, gender, gender identification, transgender, sexual orientation, religion, age, disability, genetic information or veteran status in employment or the provision of service.

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Supplemental Questions

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  1. * How did you hear about this employment opportunity?
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Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents
Optional Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Reference List