Rockefeller University Custodial Supervisor in New York, New York

Job Title Custodial Supervisor

Laboratory / Department Plant Operations

Department Description

Plant Operations offers comprehensive services at The Rockefeller University including a full range of building trades services which are responsible for routine maintenance and minor/major space alterations, plumbing, electrical, carpentry, HVAC, grounds maintenance, locksmith, custodial, moving and setup services.

Detailed Description

The Custodial Supervisor will be responsible for the assignment and direct supervision of custodial employees in maintaining the cleanliness and sanitation of buildings, offices, laboratories, furnishings and equipment as well as building entrances and exterior walkways. Will train new employees in proper custodial procedures for the use of manually operated tools, electrically-powered machines, cleaning compounds, solvents and chemicals. Will be responsible for event and meeting set up and break down, and emergency response including extreme weather conditions

Job Requirements

High School diploma or equivalent required. Must have 5 to 10 years of experience in custodial services, including previous supervisory experience and knowledge of cleaning procedures, equipment and supplies. Must have supervisory skills, management skills such as planning and organizing, strong oral and written communication skills, and the ability to train new employees. General mechanical or technical aptitude and specific knowledge and experience in a skill, craft, or trade preferred. The ability to develop knowledge of, respect for, and skills to engage with those of other cultures or backgrounds is required. Must be able to coordinate activities involving faculty, staff, students and/or the general public. Strong interpersonal skills required. Fluency in Spanish highly desired.

Additional Details

The Rockefeller University is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Minorities/Women/Disabled/Veterans