University of Arkansas - Little Rock Institutional Services Assistant in Little Rock, Arkansas

Title

Position Type Classified

Employee Class Code CF

AR State Title Institutional Services Assistant

Grade C103

FLSA Non-Exempt

Minimum Entry Salary $17,680

Hourly Rate 0.00

Search Manager Brittini Bolden, Shakarie Murphy, Sandra Vail

Position Summary and Qualifications

Posting Number CH00692

UALR Functional Title Custodian / R97710

Position Number R97710

Department Facilities Mgmt-Custodial Services

Position Summary

Assist the Institutional Services Supervisor in general cleaning of office buildings, classrooms, laboratories, auditoriums and other areas as required. This position is governed by state and federal laws, and agency/institution policy.

Job Duties and Responsibilities

  • Dust mop, wet mop and use upright vacuum cleaner;

  • Handle house cleaner carts;

  • Empty wastebaskets, replace trash bags and dump trash;

  • Dust wipe desk tops, tables, shelves, etc. Some shelves may be over the head in height;

  • Replace tissue paper, paper towels and soap;

  • Clean floors by sweeping, vacuuming and mopping as required;

  • Clean restroom facilities, offices and classrooms, including desktops and chalkboards;

  • Assist with paper recycle pick up;

  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • Knowledge of basic cleaning techniques;

  • Knowledge of cleaning equipment operation and maintenance;

  • Ability to use cleansers and other agents to clean floors and furniture;

  • Ability to use housekeeping cleaning supplies and equipment;

  • Ability to work independently without close supervision;

  • Ability to follow oral and/or written instructions;

  • Ability to perform multiple tasks and to prioritize assignments;

  • Ability to perform repetitive manual work;

  • Ability to operate a motorized vehicle;

  • Must be able to work a flexible work shift including nights and weekends for campus event coverage.

Required Education and/or Experience

The formal education equivalent of a high school diploma.

Preferred Education and/or Experience

Background Check Requirements 00 - Criminal Only

Start Date 03/12/2018

Additional Qualifications

License(s)/Certifications

Essential Job Functions Medium Work - Exerting 20-50 pounds: Daily, Very Heavy Work - Exerting in excess of 100 pounds: Frequently, Kneeling: Occasionally, Crawling: Occasionally, Climbing (Stairs, Ladders, etc.): Occasionally, Lifting 25-50 lbs: Daily, Lifting 50 plus lbs: Frequently, Carrying 25-50 lbs: Daily, Carrying 50 plus lbs: Frequently, Pushing/pulling 25-50 lbs: Daily, Pushing/pulling 50 plus lbs: Frequently, Sitting for long periods of time: Occasionally, Standing for long periods of time: Daily, Speaking; Essential, Hearing: Essential, Vision: Ability to distinguish similar colors, depth perception, close vision: Essential, Walking - Short Distances: Daily, Walking - Long Distances; Frequently

Work Conditions Spends approximately 75% or more time indoors, Exposure to vibrating movements of the extremities or whole body, Hazards - definite risk of bodily injury, such as proximity to moving mechanical parts, electrical current, etc., Conditions that affect the respiratory system or the skin, such as fumes, odors, dusts, mists, gases or poor ventilation

Posting Detail Information

Background Check Statement

This position is subject to a pre-employment criminal background check. A criminal conviction or arrest pending adjudication alone shall not disqualify an applicant in the absence of a relationship to the requirements of the position. Background check information will be used in a confidential, non-discriminatory manner consistent with state and federal law.

UALR EEO Statement

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer and actively seeks the candidacy of minorities, women, veterans, and persons with disabilities. Under Arkansas law, all applications are subject to disclosure. Persons hired must have proof of legal authority to work in the United States.

Open Date 02/23/2018

Close Date 05/22/2018

Open Until Filled No

Special Instructions to Applicants

All Facilities Management employees are eligible to receive scholarship assistance to further their educational goals for skilled trades education and college degree through the Educational Scholarship fund.

Posting Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).


  • Do you have a high school diploma, GED or equivalent?

  • Yes

  • No


  • Are you able to work a flexible shift, including nights, weekends and holidays?

  • Yes

  • No


  • Do you have a valid driver's license and are you able to operate a motor vehicle?

  • Yes

  • No


  • How many years of experience do you have in general cleaning of office buildings, classrooms, laboratories, auditoriums, or other similar areas?

  • 0-1

  • 1-3

  • 3-5

  • 5-7

  • 7+


  • Do you have experience working on a college campus?

  • Yes

  • No

Applicant Documents

Required Documents

Optional Documents

  • Resume

  • Cover Letter/Letter of Application

  • List of Three (3) References