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Requisition ID:  21516

Join Purdue University Fort Wayne:

Purdue University Fort Wayne seeks to develop and nurture its diversity.  Purdue Fort Wayne is committed to maintaining an inclusive community that recognizes and values the inherent worth and dignity of every person; fosters tolerance, sensitivity, understanding, and mutual respect.  We strive to add hardworking people to our team and we are currently seeking a Custodian.


Your day to day:

  • General daily cleaning duties including, but not limited to: dusting and wet mopping, sweeping, vacuuming, removing trash, cleaning partitions, walls, windows, tables, black/white boards, etc.
  • Areas to be cleaned include, but are not limited to: classrooms, offices, labs, restrooms, stairwells, hallways, elevators, etc.
  • Ensure restrooms maintain adequate supplies including towels and soap.
  • Perform operation of basic cleaning equipment such as vacuum cleaners.
  • Non-routine cleaning duties, including, but not limited to: stripping and refinishing floors, scrubbing floors, cleaning carpets, vents and waste cans, and changing accessible light bulbs, etc.
  • Informing supervisor of needed repairs for equipment and facilities.
  • Shovel snow at building entrance areas.
  • Assist with setting up tables and chairs for special events.

Why we'll love you:

  • High School Diploma/GED.
  • Ability to operate commercial floor care equipment and climb ladders. 
  • Must be able to move, lift, carry, push and pull 10 to 25 pounds frequently and up to 40 pounds occasionally.


Why you'll love us:

  • Free tuition through Purdue University Global
  • Fee remission for a traditional Purdue degree for yourself, spouse, and children
  • Health, Vision, and Dental Insurance available on first day of employment
  • Additional voluntary benefits
  • Retirement benefits
  • Paid Time Off
  • Support for professional development opportunities
  • Live and work in an affordable, family friendly community

Additional Information:

  • Purdue will not sponsor employment authorization for this position 
  • A background check will be required for employment in this position
  • FLSA:  Non-Exempt (Eligible for Overtime)
  • Retirement Eligibility:  Non-Exempt Defined Contribution Plan

Purdue Fort Wayne is an EEO/AA employer fully committed to achieving a diverse workforce.  All individuals, including minorities, women, individuals with disabilities, and protected veterans are encouraged to apply.

May 28, 2023

Nearest Major Market: Fort Wayne

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