Student Custodian

Keep your building healthy, safe, and looking great!

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Student Custodians 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, and hard floors; move furniture and make beds (summer primarily). This role routinely uses standard industrial cleaning agents and equipment such as vacuum cleaners, floor mops, wet vacs, and rotary floor machines.

Students in this position contribute to a respectful, inclusive, and collaborative work environment that honors and acknowledges people’s multiple identities.

Hiring is ongoing.

How to Apply

Email Tim Hoaglund

Include the buildings you are most interested in working. 


Must be a U of M Undergraduate Student enrolled with a minimum of 6 credit hours.

Candidates must be able to follow written and verbal instructions in English and have knowledge of general household cleaning methods and equipment

Previous custodial experience helpful but not required.

Must be punctual, reliable, and have a positive attitude.

Job Duties

100% - Cleaning within Residence Halls


    • $15.75 per hour
    • Uniform shirts and lockers 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