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The County of DuPage
Wheaton, Illinois

Employment Opportunity: Support Services

Title: Housekeeper I

Posting No.: 1941

Closing Date: Until Filled

Department: Facilities Management

Hours: Part-Time: Main Campus/Wheaton, Monday-Friday 5:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m. or Division of Transportation Highway Maintenance Building, Monday-Friday 9:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m., both schedules include occasional weekends and holidays

Salary: $10.92 per hour

There are two (2) part-time positions open at this time.  One (1) position will be assigned to the DuPage County Government Campus in Wheaton. One (1) position will be assigned to the Division of Transportation’s Highway Maintenance building.

Responsibilities include:
•    Clean offices, hallways, and restrooms
•    Change light bulbs; utilizing an extension pole, stepstool, or ladder
•    Sweep, mop, disinfect restrooms, polish furniture, and empty wastebaskets and recycling bins
•    Inspect completed work for cleanliness
•    Move carts of chairs, load/unload cart of chairs and arrange chairs for rooms
•    Move tables to set up and break down meeting rooms
•    Attend in-service programs and department meetings
•    Assist other Housekeeping staff and replenish supplies as necessary

Physical requirements and work environment:
•    While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand, walk, bend, squat, kneel, climb ladders and stairs, use hands to push, pull and operate cleaning tools and equipment, reach with hands and/or arms overhead and horizontally, uses hands for repetitive tasks, crouch or stoop, and lift and move a maximum of 50 lbs.
•    The work environment for this position regularly includes tasks that occur indoors in a temperature controlled environment, on surfaces such as ceramic tile, vinyl tile, concrete or commercial carpeting.  Employees may occasionally perform functions outdoors on concrete, asphalt, grass, or gravel.  The employee may have to function on potentially unstable structures (ladders and/or stepstools) on uneven surfaces (outdoors on concrete, asphalt, grass or gravel) and on surfaces of varying heights such as stairs, steps, ladders or stepstools. Tasks may require personal protective equipment including latex or vinyl gloves and safety glasses

Requirements include the following experience or equivalent combination of training and experience:
•    Completion of a High School Diploma or General Equivalency Diploma equivalent

The preferred candidate will have:
•    Knowledge of cleaning materials, supplies and equipment
•    Knowledge of how to safely and effectively use cleaning chemicals and supplies

A post offer physical is required.
A pre-employment background check is required.

Applications accepted until position is filled.

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DuPage County is an Equal Opportunity Employer