Kachemak Bay Campus-Custodial and Maintenance Worker

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  • Job Number:519481
  • Classification:Maintenance Service Worker II
  • Grade:Facilities Maintenance M2
  • Work type:Crafts and Trades, On Campus
  • Administrative Unit:University of Alaska Anchorage
  • School/Business unit:UAA Kenai Peninsula College
  • Location:Homer
  • Categories: Facilities/Skilled Trades, Other

Position Summary:

Kachemak Bay Campus in Homer is seeking to fill it's Maintenance Service Worker II position. Under supervision, the successful candidate will routinely care for facilities and grounds and perform a variety of custodial, semi-skilled building maintenance and light construction duties in a combination of several trades or crafts such as carpentry, painting, landscape and maintenance.


100Job Duties: Maintain two buildings and grounds in clean and orderly condition including but not limited to vacuuming, restroom cleaning, sanitizing, window-washing, trash removal, raking, mowing, carpet cleaning, floors and other general cleaning, custodial and maintenance activities.. Assist in maintaining interior/exterior of building and grounds including landscape, parking lots, walls, walkways, doors, rooms, and signs. Operate vehicles and equipment including lawn mower, snow blower, truck, car and van. Operate power and manual cleaning tools. Remove hazards from buildings and grounds including snow, ice, debris, animal wastes, construction materials, and other items as required. Assist in minor shop work in constructing structures including making minor repairs to and/or assembly and reassembly as necessary. Read and interpret documents such as safety rules, maintenance instructions and manuals. Use computer for various tasks; email, word processing, form completion. Convey materials and items from receiving areas to storage or other designated areas. Set-up and make changes to facility classrooms; moving of furniture Secure campus facilities and maintain safety and security compliance.Essential

Kachemak Bay Campus in Homer is looking for an exceptional individual to fill the Maintenance Service Worker II position. Under supervision, the successful candidate will routinely care for facilities and grounds and perform a variety of custodial, semi-skilled building maintenance and light construction duties in a combination of several trades or crafts such as carpentry, painting, landscape and maintenance. This is a 12-month, part time position, 35 hours per week, $16.16 per hour (DOE), starting in May/June 2022. It includes daily Mon- Fri. afternoon/evening work hours. UA employees receive excellent benefits including participation in State of Alaska PERS retirement, 12 paid holidays per year, annual and sick leave. Looking to pay for college while working part time? Benefits include tuition waivers for employees and family members, and affordable medical, dental and vision care coverage. Review will begin May 12, 11:55pm Alaska Standard Time; to ensure consideration, please apply prior to the review date.



Effective interpersonal, problem-solving and mathematical skills and reasoning abilities.
Computer use skills,
Language Skills: Ability to read and comprehend instructions.
Ability to effectively present information in one-to-one situations to other employees.
Includes lifting and/or moving 70lbs.

Demonstrated Hazmat knowledge, computer skills, strong sense of initiative and problem-solving skills. Knowledge of commercial cleaning tasks, methods, functions and needs.
Knowledge of and the ability to assist with maintenance and repair of machinery, equipment, physical structures and landscaping projects.

Ability to use computers for word processing, email, information research and other tasks on a routine basis.


Custodial and light maintenance experience in commercial facility
including bathroom cleaning, trash removal, floor, wall and furniture cleaning.

Preferred: Experience performing tasks in safe manner, operating commercial cleaning, yard maintenance and snow removal equipment. Demonstrated work history in positions of responsibility, safety and trust. Experience working around chemicals used in commercial buildings.


Any combination of education and experience which clearly demonstrates the skills and abilities necessary to accomplish the essential functions of the job.

Applicant must possess an unrestricted Alaska driver's license or be able to obtain an unrestricted Alaska driver's license within 60 days of accepting the job. In addition, the applicant must meet UAA's safe driving criteria as posted at http://ehsrms.uaa.alaska.edu/TransportationSafetyPro10.pdf and starting on page three. Applicants must submit with their application packet a current (no older than 30 days) copy of their DMV records along with the completed form found at https://kpc.alaska.edu/administrative-services/travel-information/_documents/category-1-and-2-drivers-forms_081818.pdf


KBC is a campus of the Kenai Peninsula College (KPC) system and part of the University of Alaska Anchorage system. KBC offers two-year Associate of Art and Associate of Applied Science degrees, as well as courses leading to occupational certifications and baccalaureate degrees, such as in Psychology, Business, History, CNA, nursing etc.

Please submit your on-line application and electronically attach the following documents:

  1. Cover letter
  2. Resume, including the names, titles, phone numbers, e-mail addresses and physical addresses of three references
  3. Current (no older than 30 days) copy of applicant's DMV records along with the completed form found at http://ehsrms.uaa.alaska.edu/./DriversRecordVerifFormApp6.pdf

*To be eligible for this position, applicants must be legally authorized for unrestricted employment in the United States. No work visas will be sponsored for this position.


Union Representation:

This position is represented by the Alaska Higher Education Crafts & Trades Employees (L6070).

L6070- Probationary Period:

Pursuant to Article 1.5 of the Local 6070 Collective Bargaining Agreement, upon initial hire Local 6070 Bargaining Unit Members are probationary for the first six (6) months of work. During the probationary period, employment may be terminated for no reason or any reason.

Reasonable Accommodation Statement:

The University of Alaska (UA) is responsible for providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities throughout the applicant screening process. If you need assistance in completing this application or during any phase of the interview process, please contact UA Human Resources by phone at 907-450-8200.

Affirmative Action Statement:

UA is an AA/EO employer and educational institution and prohibits illegal discrimination against any individual: www.alaska.edu/nondiscrimination

Background Check:

The successful applicant is required to complete a background check. Any offer of employment is contingent on the background check.

Public Disclosure Statement:

Your application for employment with the University of Alaska is subject to public disclosure under the Alaska Public Records Act. University of Alaska is a Drug-Free Workplace.

University of Alaska campuses are Tobacco-Free.

Training Policy:

It is the policy of the University of Alaska (UA) that all employees are required to complete training to meet the requirements of the positions they hold, and to complete the required training within a specified period to remain employed at the UA.

Contact Information:

If you have any questions regarding this position, please contact University of Alaska HR at 907-450-8200.

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