Building Specialist: Housekeeping – Alabama 4-H Center

Auburn University

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Position Information

Requisition Number S2793P
Home Org Name ACES Support 4H Center
Division Name AL Cooperative Extension System
Position Title Building Specialist: Housekeeping – Alabama 4-H Center
Job Class Code NA15
Appointment Status Full-time
Part-time FTE
Limited Term No
Limited Term Length
Job Summary This position is located at the Alabama 4-H Center in Columbiana, Alabama.

The Alabama Cooperative Extension System 4-H Center is seeking candidates for the position of Building Services Specialist I/II in Housekeeping! The successful incumbent will perform a variety of tasks including but not limited to, cleaning lodging rooms, meeting spaces, bathrooms, laundry and dining rooms and assisting in meeting space set-up of events at the 4-H Center.
Who we are: The 4-H Youth Development Center of the Alabama Cooperative Extension System is a full-service, camp and conference facility nestled on nearly 200 acres of lush woodlands on Lay Lake in Columbiana, Alabama. We serve audiences of all sizes and ages ranging from hundreds of youth attending traditional overnight summer camp to year-round school groups participating in 4-H Science School activities to adult groups on a corporate retreat. The center also host weddings, receptions, and other special events.
Who we’re looking for: We are seeking a service-oriented individual that strives for excellence & innovation not only for themselves but also for their team! We expect all of our employees to uphold the following values: service excellence, team, inclusiveness, accountability and integrity. The Building Specialist – Housekeeping must be willing to work hard and have a can-do attitude. We work as a team at the Alabama 4-H Center, which means sometimes helping in other areas as needed!
Perks & Benefits: In addition to working at a beautiful location, this position will be an employee of Auburn University. Auburn University was named by Forbes Magazine as one of the state of Alabama’s best employers, with employees staying an average of ten years. Employees enjoy competitive benefits that include top-notch health insurance, generous retirement plans, tuition assistance for employees and dependents, flexible spending accounts and more!
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Essential Functions
  • The incumbent will perform various duties that include: performing general custodial and/or housekeeping duties; identifying and reporting maintenance problems; maintaining other equipment and inventory. 
  • Employees work under the supervision where work is assigned to others, occasionally checked in progress, and always inspected at completion of quality.

Minimum Qualifications

Minimum Qualifications Level I requires the ability to read and write.
Level II requires the ability to read and write plus 2 years of experience in custodial techniques.

Substitutions allowed for Experience:
Degrees accepted in lieu of experience requirement for advanced levels 

Minimum Skills, License, and Certifications

Minimum Skills and Abilities
  • Ability to follow routine instructions for custodial and housekeeping tasks. 
  • Job frequently requires standing, walking, reaching, climbing or balancing, stooping/kneeling/crouching/crawling, talking, hearing, handling objects with hands, and lifting up to 25 pounds. 
  • Job occasionally requires lifting up to 50 pounds.
Minimum Technology Skills
Minimum License and Certifications
  • Must have valid driver’s license or ability to obtain one.

Desired Qualifications

Desired Qualifications

Posting Detail Information

Salary Range $30,160-$36,300
Job Category Building/Grounds Maintenance
Working Hours if Non-Traditional Late afternoon/Evening, some morning shifts
City position is located in: Columbiana
State position is located: AL
List any hazardous conditions or physical demands required by this position
Posting Date 06/15/2023
Closing Date 06/25/2023
EEO Statement Auburn University is committed to an inclusive and diverse campus environment. Women, underrepresented groups, individuals with disabilities and veterans are encouraged to apply.
AUBURN UNIVERSITY IS AN AFFIRMATIVE ACTION/EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. It is our policy to provide equal employment opportunities for all individuals without regard to race, sex, religion, color, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other classification protected by applicable law.
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