• Student Custodian


  • Must be able to follow written and oral instructions
  • Knowledge of general household cleaning methods and equipment
  • Previous custodial experience helpful but not required
  • Must be punctual, reliable and have a positive attitude

Typical Job Duties

  • Clean various areas of residence halls such as bathrooms, hallways, stairways, laundries, dining room, residence rooms (summer only), lobbies and other public areas
  • Collect trash and recycling items
  • Clean windows, carpets, hard floors
  • Move furniture and make beds (summer primarily)
  • Routinely use standard industrial cleaning agents and equipment such as vacuum cleaners, floor mop, wet vac and rotary floor machine

Other Information

  • Uniform shirts and lockers are provided
  • Opportunity to work semester break, spring break, summer break
  • Flexible hours
  • Work where you live
  • Ongoing training
  • Monthly work safety projects
  • Paycheck every other Wednesday
  • Work study positions available

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How To Apply

Hiring is on-going and work-study is available & the pay rate is $11/hour.

There are two ways to apply:

  1. Respond to a job posting on the UMN Employment website
  2. Directly emailing the Facilities Operation Supervisor in your building