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Review Vacancy

Date Posted 06/26/23

Applications Due12/20/23

Vacancy ID133593

AgencyUniversity at Buffalo

TitleC230102 – Cleaner - Campus Living Custodial

Occupational CategorySkilled Craft, Apprenticeship, Maintenance

Salary Grade05

Bargaining UnitOSU - Operational Services Unit (CSEA)

Salary RangeFrom $16171 to $16171 Annually

Employment Type Part-Time

Part-time Percent 50%

Appointment Type Contingent Permanent

Jurisdictional Class Labor Class

Travel Percentage 0%

Workweek Variable

Hours Per Week 20


From 9 AM

To 5 PM

Flextime allowed? No

Mandatory overtime? No

Compressed workweek allowed? No

Telecommuting allowed? No

County Erie

Street Address xxx

City Buffalo


Zip Code14214

Minimum Qualifications Minimum Qualifications:
• There are no education or experience requirements.
• Applicants must be physically able to perform medium to heavy physical labor.

Preferred Qualifications:
• Experience in institutional cleaning.

Physical Demands:
• Applicants must be physically able to perform medium to heavy physical labor.
• Must be able to work from step stools and ladders; wash light fixtures and high places such as ceilings.
• Must have the ability to stand, stoop, bend, twist and stretch for long periods of time.

Departmental Operating Needs:
• This position requires strong customer service skills, good listening skills, and the ability to understand and follow written and/or oral instructions.

Duties Description Position Summary:
The Division of Student Life invites applications for the part-time Cleaner position within Campus Living Custodial. In this role, your contributions will provide clean, safe and attractive facilities. This position offers consistent hours, state benefits, paid time off and the opportunity to work extra hours based on operating needs.

Your responsibilities will include:
• Collect and empty trash, recyclables, and dispose of waste
• Wash and clean floors, corridors, stairwells, walls, partitions, and windows using mops, detergents, brushes and other cleaning devices
• Vacuum, strip and wax floors and shampoo carpets as appropriate
• Scrub and clean showers and lavatories daily
• Replace light bulbs, and dust/wash light fixtures and high places
• Change curtains and drapes, and hang pictures and other objects
• Clean and disinfect public areas, lounges, halls and weight rooms
• Move furniture and equipment in connection to cleaning activities, meeting set up and/or special events

At Campus Living, we are a community that welcomes and celebrates every student, staff and guest with all of their diverse identities, beliefs and ways of thinking.

Our team recognizes the advantages diverse perspectives and backgrounds bring to the workplace. We are particularly interested in candidates who share this value and will work to achieve the university’s goals of inclusive excellence.

About Campus Living
Campus Living, a unit within the division of Student Life, serves to provide the best residential living experience for students at the University at Buffalo. Campus Living offers quality, affordable and desirable campus housing in support of the university’s mission. Campus Living is comprised of 13 residence halls and five apartment complexes accommodating 8,000 residents on the North and South Campuses. Approximately 5,800 students reside in the residence halls and 2,200 students reside in the apartment complexes. Campus Living is comprised of 210 professional and classified staff with a total operating budget of $70m.

About The University at Buffalo
The University at Buffalo (UB) is one of America’s leading public research universities and a flagship of the State University of New York system, recognized for our excellence and our impact. UB is a premier, research-intensive public university dedicated to academic excellence. Our research, creative activity and people positively impact the world. Like the city we call home, UB is distinguished by a culture of resilient optimism, resourceful thinking and pragmatic dreaming that enables us to reach others every day. Visit our website to learn more about the University at Buffalo.

University at Buffalo is an affirmative action equal opportunity employer and, in keeping with our commitment, welcomes all to apply including veterans and individuals with disabilities.

Additional Comments Additional Information:
University at Buffalo is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer and in keeping with our commitment, encourages women, minorities, persons with disabilities and veterans to apply.

Pursuant to Executive Order 161, no State entity, as defined by the Executive Order, is permitted to ask, or mandate, in any form, that an applicant for employment provide his or her current compensation, or any prior compensation history, until such time as the applicant is extended a conditional offer of employment with compensation. If such information has been requested from you before such time, please contact the Governor’s Office of Employee Relations at (518) 474-6988 or via email at

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Name Marie Godfrey

Telephone 716-645-5440

Fax xxx

Email Address


Street xxx

City Buffalo

State NY

Zip Code 14214


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