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Yeshiva University Housekeeper for Food Services in New York, New York

Position Summary:
A Housekeeper is primarily responsible for daily cleaning routines of
private and public areas such as offices, laboratories, cafeterias,
conference room, restrooms, dormitories, corridors, stairs, water
fountains, elevators, doors and walls, while ensuring a safe and risk
preventive environment.

The schedule will be Sunday 3:00pm-11:15pm; Monday-Thursday
3:45pm-12:00am

Position Responsibilities:
Restrooms must be cleaned, monitored and replenished on a daily basis,
which includes disinfecting all basins, urinals and toilet bowls and
sweeping and mopping floors
Replenish all dispensers as needed while reporting any damaged or
malfunctioning units to a manager or supervisor
Remove trash and recycle as needed
Periodic cleaning such as vacuuming, mopping and waxing/buffing floors;
dusting office furniture, vents, corridors, and staircases
Snow removal (by use of shovels and power equipment)
Setting up tables and chairs for functions
Moving furniture as required
Operate motor vehicle to transport garbage as needed
Perform other work related duties as assigned

Experience & Educational Background:
High School Diploma and 1 year of housekeeping experience is required
Valid state issued driver's license preferred

Skills & Competencies:
Must be able to work the majority of the day walking, twisting, bending,
pushing, and kneeling while working
Must be able to lift up to 50 lbs
Knowledge of various cleaning methods, materials, chemicals, and
equipment
Must have knowledge of floor and carpet care and equipment such as:
refinishing, scrubbing, hi-speed burnishing, polishing, shampooing, and
extraction
The ability to operate heavy machinery and/or equipment such as: BobCat,
Forklift, Snow Blowers, Plows, and drive University's vehicles
Respirator Fit Testing may be required

About Us:
Founded in 1886, Yeshiva University (YU) has a strong tradition of
combining Jewish scholarship with academic excellence and achievement in
the liberal arts, sciences, medicine, law, business, social work, Jewish
studies, education, psychology, and more.

We are a leading global educational institution that employs 2,000
people across our various campus locations -- Wilf Campus, Beren Campus,
Brookdale Center, Resnick Campus in the Bronx, the Gruss Institute in
Jerusalem, the Boys High School in Manhattan and the Girls High School
in Queens. From the distinguished faculty who teach here, to the
dedicated staff, we work to fulfill our mission through all that we
teach, by all that we do and for all those we serve. We seek to attract
and retain engaged and committed individuals who contribute to an
exciting working environment, where there is a sense of community and
belonging, balanced with a significant cross section of people from
diverse backgrounds working and studying together.

The University offers an excellent compensation package, and a broad
range of employee benefit plans, including immediate participation in
the University's retirement plan. Staff members are typically eligible
for four weeks paid vacation each year and have access to a shuttle to
nearby subway locations.

Equal Employment Opportunity:

Yeshiva University is an equal opportunity employer committed to hiring
minorities, women, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans.

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