Job Description


Requisition IDreq10682
Working TitleCustodian
Position Grade03
Position Summary

PLEASE NOTE: This position is for the Gallup Branch, located in Gallup, NM, approximately 130 miles west of Albuquerque, NM.

The University of New Mexico Gallup Branch, Physical Plant & Facilities Department, is seeking applications for a Custodian. The position will maintain the cleanliness of the UNM Gallup campus facilities, promote workplace safety and environmental practices, and ensure proper care in the use and maintenance of equipment and supplies, secure facilities at the end of day, secure gates and doors, turn off lights, alarm buildings, assist the Lead Custodian with all facilities maintenance.

In addition, this position is subject to shift work, which may require evenings and nights, weekends and holidays.

See the Position Description for additional information.

Conditions of Employment
  • Must pass a pre-employment criminal background check.
  • This position is represented by a labor union and is subject to the terms and conditions of the CWA Collective Bargaining Agreement.
  • If this position is assigned to the Athletics Department, either administratively or functionally, compliance with all NCAA rules and regulations is required.
  • Successful candidate must submit to post-offer, pre-employment physical examination and medical history check.
Minimum Qualifications

Less than high school; no previous experience required.

Completed degree(s) from an accredited institution that are above the minimum education requirement may be substituted for experience on a year for year basis.

Preferred Qualifications
  • High school diploma or GED.
  • Demonstrated ability to read, understand, enforce and follow safety procedures.
  • 1-2 years custodian work experience in a college, university, school district or private firm.
  • Valid NM driver's license with ability to operate University vehicles and equipment as necessary.
Additional RequirementsOfficial transcripts, High school diploma, or GED certificate will be required for hire. Please see minimum qualifications for specifics.
DepartmentGallup Branch
Employment TypeStaff
Staff TypeRegular - Full-Time
Term End Date
Pay$9.00 TO $12.05 HOURLY
Benefits EligibleThis is a benefits eligible position. The University of New Mexico provides a comprehensive package of benefits including medical, dental, vision, and life insurance. In addition, UNM offers educational benefits through the tuition remission and dependent education programs. See the Benefits home page for a more information.
ERB StatementTemporary and on-call employees working an appointment percentage of 26 (.26 FTE) or greater, per quarter, will be eligible to earn retirement service credits and thus are required to make New Mexico Educational Retirement Board (NMERB) contributions. More information pertaining to your FTE and NMERB contributions can be reviewed on the NMERB Guidelines Clarified webpage.
Background Check RequiredYes
For Best Consideration Date10/3/2019
Application InstructionsAttach cover letter, updated resume, provide three (3) supervisory references.

Positions posted with a Staff Type of Regular or Term are eligible for the Veteran Preference Program. See the Veteran Preference Program webpage for additional details.

The University of New Mexico is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class.

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