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Housekeeper (3) (#1004)

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Staff in Facilities Management
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POSTING PERIOD: February 5, 2021 – February 23, 2021


Mount Holyoke College has three (3) full-time, 40 hour-per-week housekeeper positions open in its Facilities Management department.  These position are fully benefited.  Applicants must be available to work a flexible schedule. Shift is typically 6:00 am to 2:30 pm and may include one weekend day.  Occasional evening, holiday and overtime assignments will be required. 

Job responsibilities include:

  • General cleaning tasks at campus buildings
  • Sweeping, vacuuming and washing floors
  • Emptying waste receptacles
  • Cleaning and disinfecting bathroom toilets, showers, countertops, mirrors, sinks and high touch surfaces
  • Dusting and polishing furniture and fixtures
  • Communicate building and safety concerns, report need for repair or services
  • Additional duties related to Commencement, Reunion, Events and Summer Conferences as assigned

Qualified candidates must be able to:

  • Adhere to a detailed cleaning program
  • Operate cleaning equipment such as vacuums, mops, and other cleaning tools.
  • Follow safety protocol, includes cleaning chemical usage and storage

Physical Demands & Working Conditions include:

  • Lifting up to 30 pounds, good motor skills, the ability to exert force to move objects, perform repetitive motion tasks, stair climbing, bending/crouching, pushing, pulling

Preference will be given to candidates with previous cleaning experience.  Final decision made by hiring manager.

Interested applicants should apply online at https://jobs.mtholyoke.edu


Mount Holyoke College is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to fostering diversity in its faculty, staff and students.

Mount Holyoke College is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Mount Holyoke College is committed to enriching the educational experience it offers through the diversity of its faculty, administration, and staff members. Mount Holyoke seeks to recruit and support a broadly diverse team who will contribute to the college's excellence, diversity of viewpoints and experiences, and relevance in a global society. In furtherance of institutional excellence, the College encourages applications from individuals from underrepresented groups, including faculty, staff, and administration of color, diverse gender identities, first generation college students and individuals who have followed non-traditional pathways to college, and individuals with a demonstrated leadership commitment to including diverse backgrounds and perspectives.