Website South Dakota State University

Deadline:  Open Until Filled

Salary Range CG CH:  $12.18 – $14.75/hour plus $1.25/hour shift differential

12 months, 100% time; Monday – Friday 5:00 AM – 2:00 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 Facility Worker for our Facilities & Services department.

Job Responsibilities:  Provide building services to SDSU facilities so that people can learn and work in a clean and safe environment, including hard surface floor maintenance, carpet and restroom care, building security and various maintenance tasks.  This position is responsible for routine cleaning duties as well as unplanned emergency services and event coverage. 

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

Knowledge of: 

Computer software applications and systems.

Skill and Ability to:   

Read and write
Follow oral and written instructions
Stand for extended periods of time
Bend, stretch, climb ladders, twist and walk
Lift up to 50 pounds

Required License: Valid Driver’s License

Comments:  Normal working hours for this position are 5:00 am to 2:00 pm, Monday through Friday. This position is responsible for routine cleaning duties as well as unplanned emergency services and event coverage outside of normal working hours. Prior professional cleaning background is preferred. Applicants should detail cleaning experience, including specific duties performed and equipment used on the application. Employment is contingent upon a successful background check. SDSU is a tobacco free environment.  Posting #CSA00858P

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 

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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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