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Utility Worker

Utility Worker

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Position Objective

The Utility Worker is responsible for basic cleaning, including cleaning of all common areas, restrooms, entrances, elevators, walkways, windows, furniture, fixtures, stairs, chairs, tables, telephones, drinking fountains, trashing, dusting polishing and other assigned items/areas.


Schedule is full-time, with hours scheduled on a needs basis Monday through Friday. Some weekend availability may be required.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • May be responsible for all basic cleaning: Cleaning of restrooms includes restocking toilet tissue and other dispensers, emptying trash, clean and sanitize fixtures, clean mirrors, spot clean partition doors and walls, sweep and mop tile floors, and clean toilets and urinals, trashing, and other cleaning duties as assigned.
  • Assist with moving furniture, vacuuming, repositioning furniture, emptying trash and replacing liners.Cleaning includes dust mopping, damp mopping, sweeping, vacuuming, gum removal, dusting, picking up larger objects off the floor and spot cleaning glass.
  • Performs additional duties as required, including attending to flooded areas, incidental spills, and related clean-up work for trash and restroom concerns.
  • Restock carts and closets at the end of each shift.

Knowledge and Skill Requirements

  • High School Diploma
  • Minimum of 1 year experience in janitorial field.
  • 2 years of utility or maintenance experience preferred
  • Strong communication skills
  • Must be willing to work assigned hours


Physical Demands and Work Environment:

  • Must be physically able to bend, stoop, climb and reach
  • Must be able to lift, move and use containers of water, cleaning fluids, and germicidal agents
  • Must be able to lift and use wet mop and other janitorial equipment
  • Work outdoors in all changing weather condition in geographical area
  • Standing and/or walking, sitting, stooping, or kneeling



Harvard is offering a competitive salary structure of $15.85/hour including benefit package with medical and dental.
Equal Opportunity Employer