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Temporary Custodian I for Custodial Services; University Housing and Dining

Posting ID 128635
Department Residence Hall Custodial/Student Life
Jobcode Custodian I
Working Title Temporary Custodian I for Custodial Services; University Housing and Dining

The Division of Student Life: University Housing & Dining is seeking a Temporary Custodian I for Custodial Services. Under direct supervision, the Temporary Custodian I performs a variety of tasks including trash removal; floor work including vacuuming and scrubbing and will use commercial custodial equipment. 

Duties to include: 

  • Trash removal; inside and outside of buildings
  • Floor work including vacuuming and scrubbing
  • Service to horizontal and vertical surfaces including glass, walls, ceilings and light fixtures
  • Bed Configurations, moving furniture, load/unload trucks
  • Use of commercial custodial equipment
  • Professional communication with students, staff, co-workers and visitors
  • Position includes labor intensive work including lifting, pushing and pulling


Hourly Rate:  $15.00      

Work Schedule: Monday - Friday

Hours:  Typically working 8 hour shifts between 7:30 am and 4:00 pm

Shift:  First shift

Additional Hours:  Occasional additional hours may be offer to cover peak periods of operational needs.

Additional Information:  Temporary Position

Required Qualifications: 

  • Ability to read, write, and follow directions.

The University of Iowa is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment free from discrimination on the basis of race, creed, color, national origin, age, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, religion, associational preference, status as a qualified individual with a disability, or status as a protected veteran.

Phone: 319-335-3557
Application Instructions If interested in applying for this position, please email HR Student Life at: and provide your resume or go to the Division of Student Life Application Portal to complete an online application:
Ad Start Date 06/28/2022
Ad End Date 12/30/2022

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