Website South Dakota State University

Deadline:  Open Until Filled
Salary Range CG CH: $12.18 – $14.75 per hour depending on qualifications plus benefits
12 months, 100% time; Schedule will vary

SDSU, ranked the #2 Best Employer in the State of South Dakota by Forbes, is seeking a reliable self-starter to join our University Housing Facility Worker team! This posting will be used to fill three (3) vacancies.

Job Responsibilities:  Ensure building safety, security, cleanliness, and setups meet the needs in accordance with SDSU Wellness Center standards.

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
Knowledge of:
• Cleaning equipment, and cleaning chemicals.

Skill & Ability to:
• Operate cleaning equipment
• communicate effectively, orally and in writing
• follow oral and written instructions
• lift and carry up to 65 pounds; move equipment and supplies up stairs
• work on a 3 to 6 ft ladder
• work in subzero temperatures and temperatures above 90 degrees
• associate positively and professionally with students, co-workers and the public

Required License:  Valid driver’s license is required.

Comments:  Work schedule will vary and includes weekends/holidays. Applicants should detail prior professional cleaning experience on their application. On-call rotation and occasional weekends/holiday hours are required. SDSU is a tobacco free environment. It is the policy of the University to maintain a drug-free environment and to thereby establish, promote, and maintain a safe and healthy working and learning environment for employees and students. This position is subject to South Dakota State University’s Drug and Alcohol Testing Policy 4:14. Employment is contingent upon a successful background check. Posting #CSA00835P

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,

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