The University of Kansas Hospital - Service & Maintenance Careers

Custodial Worker Job

Facility: The University of Kansas Hospital - Main Campus


Schedule: Full Time

Shift: Evenings

Hours: 3pm to 1130pm

Work among the best. We are a top 25 employer in the metro area offering a wide array of career opportunities within our organization. We have a leading reputation for patient care, medical education, research, and community service. We value and respect the talented, committed, and diverse people who make up our hospital; they are our most important strength. The hospital offers very competitive wages and an outstanding benefit package.

We currently have an opening for a Custodial Worker


May be trained to complete the following project cleaning if required in work assignment: Scrub, strip, spray buff and burnish hard surface floors using floor care equipment according to established procedures. Shampoos carpet, furniture and mats using floor care & upholstery equipment. Moves equipment and/or furniture. Washes walls, ceilings, doors, floors, windows, vents, lights, trashcans, trash dumpsters, equipment, and furniture as directed. Replaces curtains, blinds, draperies, and shower curtains as assigned.

Keeps housekeeping cart and closet clean, safe and orderly. Collects equipment and/or supplies for daily use. Re-stocks housekeeping cart and closet daily to ensure correct and adequate supply of chemicals and cleaning supplies. Uses cleaning chemicals safely and efficiently according to established procedures.

Operates and maintains housekeeping equipment safely and efficiently in accordance with established procedures. Cleans equipment before returning it to storage area. Reports equipment in need of repair to supervisor. Reports safety hazards.

May be required to carry a pager or radio for communication purposes. Responds to pages, radio, and telephone communications promptly and professionally.

Shows consideration when interacting with co-workers and customers.

Demonstrates ability to follow directions and provide dependable service.

Participates in team meetings, in-service training and special programs. Accepts constructive correction as a means for growth and development.


High School diploma or GED equivalent required

Custodial experience is desirable

Ability to perform operations with units (cup, pint, quart, ounce, inch, foot and yard)

Good communication skills

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and sexual orientation), national origin, ancestry, age (40 or older), disability, veteran status or genetic information.