The Davidson College Physical Plant is recruiting Temporary Summer Workers. These are 40 hours per week positions.
Hours 7 am 4 pm, Monday Friday
Available May 20 August 23, 2019
Perform a variety of custodial and general housekeeping duties involving the care and cleaning of College owned Buildings
Weekend/overtime hours may occur for camp arrivals and departures
Assist in performing general housekeeping duties involving the care, cleaning and stocking of supplies and equipment
Clean, scrub, mop, shampoo, and polish floors, walls, windows, carpets, fixtures, sweeping, clean walkways and hallways
Ability to lift 10 50 pounds and handle heavy duty cleaning machines
Indoor and outdoor environment
Standing, walking, lifting, carrying, pushing, pulling, bending and reaching
Exposure to cleaning chemicals and fumes
Perform general grounds maintenance tasks involving the operation of motorized equipment and a variety of hand tools
Assist in maintaining campus grounds
Irrigating, mowing, hand trimming, fertilizing, and using weed control methods
Operate riding mowers, lawn sweepers, hydraulic sprayers and aerators
Assist with the removal and disposal of trash and debris
Outside work, hot temperatures
Ability to lift 50 pounds or more
Prepare, patch, finish and maintain all surfaces (wood, plaster, drywall, steel, concrete, brick, etc.) by recognized procedures and techniques of the painting trade
Painting, preparing, repairing, interior and exterior in conjunction with decorated or protected areas including furniture and equipment
Ability to lift 50 pounds or more
Above and below grounds work, inside and outside environment, may include high scaffold work, working in inhibited areas
Exposure to hazardous chemicals and fumes
Operations and Maintenance
Assist in maintenance, repair, or installation of maintenance operations components of campus facilities
Assist in providing carpentry and case work
Assist in install, repairing and maintaining equipment in carpentry, electrical, and mechanical shop
Assist in performing carpentry work in construction, repairing and removing floors, roofs, stairways, partitions, walls, etc.
Assist in installation and repair of heat pumps, air conditioners and furnaces
Assist in repair of lighting fixtures
Inside and outside work
Ability to lift 50 pounds or more, climbing on roofs, ladders, etc.
Ability to lift and carry packages 50 pounds or more
Loading and unloading
Golf cart experience
Technology experience, creating spreadsheets
Ability to work without supervision
If interested in applying, please submit an online application to http://employment.davidson.edu The application process will be open through the month of April.
Davidson College is a highly selective, independent liberal arts college located in Davidson, North Carolina, that has graduated 23 Rhodes Scholars and is consistently ranked in the top ten liberal arts colleges in the country. Faculty of Davidson College enjoy a low student-faculty ratio, emphasis on and appreciation of excellence in teaching, and a collegial, respectful atmosphere that honors academic achievement and integrity.
At Davidson College, we believe the college grows stronger by recruiting and retaining a diverse faculty and staff committed to building an inclusive community. In order to achieve and sustain educational excellence, we seek to hire talented faculty and staff across the intersections of diverse races, ethnicities, religions, sexual orientations, gender identities, ages, socio-economic backgrounds, political perspectives, abilities, cultures, and national origins.