Position in Operations

Gardner-Webb University maintains a policy of non-discrimination. No aspect of employment will be influenced by race, color, religion, national origin, sex, disability, veteran status, genetic information, age, or any other basis prohibited by statute.

Gardner-Webb University has a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of diversity within its faculty, staff, and students.

Temporary Full-Time Housekeeper

Gardner-Webb University Operations department is looking to fill a temporary full-time Housekeeper position. This temporary assignment is expected to last 12 months; however, assignment may be extended or converted to a regular full-time position.

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.

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