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Custodial Worker (3rd shift)

Custodial Worker (3rd shift)

locationEvansville, IN, USA
PublishedPublished: 12/18/2023
Full Time

Title: Custodial Worker (3rd shift)

Division: Finance and Administration

Department: Facility Operations and Planning

FLSA Status: Non-Exempt

Salary Range: Grade 3: $11.09/hour

EEO Job Group: 9 E8

Position Summary

The University of Southern Indiana is accepting applications for Custodial Worker. This third shift (Sunday to Thursday, 10pm to 6am) position will perform a full range of custodial duties related to the cleaning and maintenance of buildings and facilities; perform related work as required.

Duties/Responsibilities 

  • Perform general cleaning of classrooms, offices, conference rooms, laboratories, dining rooms, gymnasium, auditorium, locker rooms, libraries, and all related areas.

  • Clean restroom facilities and related fixtures and restock supplies.

  • Perform general cleaning of windows, walls, doors, stairs, desks, chairs, tables, blackboards, and related furniture and fixtures.

  • Clean, sweep, vacuum, extract, mop, strip, wax, polish, buff, and maintain floors, steps, entrances, and halls.

  • Dispose of trash, biohazards, and recyclables properly.

  • Sweep and clean entranceways and steps.

  • Replace light bulbs as needed.

  • Apply approved insecticides or pesticides, and rodent poisons.

  • Setup and arrange furniture and equipment for classes and scheduled events.

  • Work safely with equipment, vehicles, cleaning fluids, chemicals, and other cleaning agents.

  • Report safety hazards and identify and report maintenance needs in assigned building and facilities.

  • Report observed suspicious or unusual situations or activities promptly to designated authorities.

  • Assist in snow removal from building entrances and adjacent walkways.

  • Other related duties as assigned.



Required Knowledge and Skills

  • Must be able to read and write.

  • Must possess basic math skills.

  • Must possess the ability to work independently and be self-motivated to complete tasks within allotted timeframe.

  • Working knowledge of microcomputers, internet, and electronic mail systems required.


Preferred Knowledge and Skills

  • High school diploma/GED preferred.

  • Experience in industrial or commercial cleaning preferred.


About the College

The University of Southern Indiana is a public higher education institution located on a beautiful 1,400-acre campus in Evansville, IN. We offer employees exceptional benefits! Benefits for this position include:

  • Affordable medical, dental, vision, life and short term and long-term disability insurance plans.
  • Retirement plan where the University makes the total contribution equivalent to 7% of annual salary.
  • Full tuition fee waiver for employees/75% for spouses and dependent children.
  • Accrue up to 10 paid vacation days per fiscal year – accrual increases after 4, 7, and 11 years of service


For more information about the benefits that USI offers, please visit www.usi.edu/hr/benefits.

Application Process

Click “Apply Now!” near the top right of this page to complete an application and upload application materials.

Pre-Employment Screening

A background check will be required for employment in this position.

Authorization to Work in the United States

USI will not sponsor an employment-related visa for this position.

Interview Accommodations

Persons with disabilities requiring accommodations in the application and interview process please contact the manager of Employment at mcweinzapf@usi.edu or (812) 464-1840. Contacting the manager of Employment is intended for use in seeking disability-related accommodations only. For general applicant inquiries, contact Human Resources at HumanRes@usi.edu or (812) 464-1815.

EEO Statement

The University of Southern Indiana is an EEO/AA employer. All individuals including minorities, women, individuals with disabilities and veterans are encouraged to apply.