Website South Dakota State University

Deadline:  Open till filled

Salary Range CG EH:  $13.69 – $18.25/hour

12 months, 100% time Monday through Friday 1:30 pm – 10 pm

SDSU, ranked #2 Best Employer in the State of South Dakota by Forbes, is seeking a motivated and dependable individual to join our team as Custodial Services Supervisor I for our Facility and Services department.

Job Responsibilities:  Maintain a clean, pleasant and healthy building for students to live in and supervise assigned staff. 

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

Knowledge of: 

Commercial custodial work techniques
Proper use of chemicals and equipment
Effective supervisory methods
Microsoft Office programs

Skill & Ability to:  

Clean floors, bathrooms, showers, carpets and walls
Complete minor repairs to buildings and ensure grounds are clean
Establish and maintain effective supervisory relationships
Plan and schedule work to meet competing deadlines
Supervise, train, monitor and evaluate work of facility workers
Operate and repair cleaning equipment
Work independently
Lift and carry up to 65 pounds
Communicate effectively, both orally and in writing
Maintain records

Required License: Valid driver’s license is required.

Comments:    Normal hours are Monday through Friday, 1:30 pm to 10 pm; holiday hours are occasionally required as well.  Previous management experience and cleaning knowledge as well as inventory tracking and proficiency in electronic communication devices is needed.  SDSU is a tobacco free environment. Employment is contingent upon a successful background check.  Posting #CSA00813P

Benefits:  SDSU offers an excellent comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, and vision coverage for the employee, spouse, and dependents; life insurance; long-term disability insurance; paid holidays; educational assistance; retirement plans; and a generous vacation accrual and sick day allowance. 

Application Procedures:  SDSU accepts applications through an on-line employment site, to apply visit 


South Dakota State University is committed to affirmative action, equal opportunity and the diversity of its faculty, staff and students.  Women, minorities, veteran status and people with disabilities are encouraged to apply.  Arrangements for accommodations required by disabilities can be made by calling 605-688-4128 or sending an e-mail to  SDSU prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, national origin, ancestry, gender, marital status, pregnancy, sexual orientation, age, disability, veteran’s status, citizenship or any other protected class in the offering of all educational programs and employment opportunities.  Individuals with concerns regarding discrimination should contact:  Michelle Johnson, Equal Employment Opportunity Compliance & Title IX Coordinator, Human Resources, Morrill Hall 100, SDSU, Brookings, SD 57007, 605-688-4128.  

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