Jul 16, 2019

Utility Housekeeper

  • Bryn Mawr College
  • 101 North Merion Avenue, Bryn Mawr, PA, USA
Full-Time Education

Job Description

Bryn Mawr College is seeking full-time Housekeepers for the following shifts:  5:00 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. Monday through Friday and 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday.  Some occasional  weekend work is required.

Bryn Mawr College offers competitive pay and a comprehensive benefits package that includes health coverage, dental, vision, generous retirement savings plan contributions, paid time off  and tuition benefits for employees and dependent children.  Access to fitness center and libraries.


This position provides housekeeping services for the following campus spaces: Residence Halls, Academic, and Administrative Buildings.


Primary responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Cleaning assigned areas, including filling in for coworkers in their absence, and ensuring all areas of the campus are kept clean.
  • Responsible for daily trash and recycling collection and cleaning receptacles.
  • Cleaning all surfaces including fixtures, water fountains, sinks, walls, floors, furniture, vents, and restrooms.
  • Cleaning of all chalkboards and replenishing chalk and erasers.
  • Dust mopping, damp mopping, vacuuming, and spot cleaning carpets.
  • Cleaning interior and exterior building windows.
  • Moving furniture and assisting with event set-ups when called upon.
  • Responsible for keeping closets clean, organized and replenished daily.
  • Changing light bulbs.
  • Responsible for snow/ice removal.
  • Considered essential personnel for bad weather and emergencies.




Security Clearance

NO Security Clearance

Job Requirements



  • Ability to work independently and effectively.
  • Ability to stand, walk, bend, and climb stairs for extended periods of time during an 8 hour shift.
  • Ability to work with all types of cleaning chemicals.
  • Safely lift in excess of 50 pounds and climb a 6 ft ladder.
  • Ability to work in extreme (hot and cold) temperatures.
  • Demonstrated ability and willingness to provide excellent customer service and to work in a collegial manner with students, faculty and staff, and other constituencies.
  • Some experience in a housekeeping position is preferred.
  • Possess a valid Driver’s License.

Bryn Mawr College does not discriminate on the basis of Race, religion, national or ethnic origin, color, sex, age, marital status, sexual orientation, veteran status, or disability in its employment practices.  We are committed to building a culturally diverse environment and welcome all applicants.

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