Position in Operations

Founded by North Carolina Baptists in 1905, Gardner-Webb University employs individuals who participate in and wholeheartedly support Christian values.

Full-Time Housekeeper

Gardner-Webb University Operations department is looking to fill a full-time Housekeeper.

Applicants should have a skill set that includes, but is not limited to, floor care, general cleaning services, and attention to detail.  

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • perform housekeeping duties at assigned areas thoroughly, in a professional and safe manner in accordance with training and safety standards;
  • complete assigned tasks in a timely and organized manner;
  • communicate in a professional manner to faculty, staff students, visitors and co-workers.

Required Abilities:

  • working independently with limited supervision;
  • ability to frequently and independently lift up to 25-pound items in a repetitive manner, and occasionally lift items up to 40 pounds;
  • no sensitivity to common construction materials;
  • able to work in dusty and/or unconditioned spaces at times;
  • work consistently for 2 hours completing common maintenance activities without breaks;
  • possess substantial range of motion to complete assigned tasks;
  • be able to travel up to four flights of stairs carrying cleaning supplies and equipment.

This job classification is designated as an essential employee and must report to work as scheduled when University offices are closed due to severe weather.

Applicants should submit their applications and resumes to: Wendy Burnham at [email protected]create new email. Applicants may also deliver their application materials to the Operations Center located at 412 South Main Street Shelby, NC 28152.