Apply: UHD Student Building Attendants/Maintenance Workers

Student Building Attendant

General Position Responsibilities:

  • Perform daily assigned work in public, community, private, and/or connecting bathrooms. Clean and disinfect toilets, urinals, and sinks. Clean and disinfect showers. Sweep and mop floors including disinfecting, polishing faucets and shower controls. High dusting of stalls and exhaust fans grills. Replenish tissue, soap, and bags as needed. Replace shower curtains when needed.
  • Clean hallways, lounges, stairwells, and landings, trash collection areas, computer labs, exercise rooms, lobbies, offices, kitchens, meeting rooms, laundry rooms, elevators and landings, and outside public areas daily. Dust and clean all walls, furniture, and appliances as needed. Move and rearrange furniture daily to be setup as scheduled. Do set ups for events.
  • Provide set-ups for check in and banquets, rearrange furniture for conferences to meet the needs of the conference as required. Prepare and clean meeting rooms. Service rooms used by conference and set up and clean rooms used by conference. Prepare rooms for fall and summer occupancy.
  • Demonstrate excellent interpersonal communication and customer service skills. Communicate with supervisor, staff and student residents regarding needed repairs and work order status. Follow through with the written and oral instructions from supervisor.

Working Conditions:

  • May work in all weather conditions. May work in extreme temperatures.
  • May work around chemical fumes. May work around biohazards. May work around chemicals. May work around electrical and mechanical hazards.
  • Use of manual dexterity.
  • Climbing of stairs. Climbing of ladders. Lifting and moving. 
  • Pushing, pulling and moving up to 50 pounds; Lifting and moving up to 62 pounds. 


Student Maintenance Worker

General Position Responsibilities:

  • Assist full time staff in all general maintenance activities.
  • Change out air filters and work with HVAC technician doing preventative maintenance.
  • Safely use required tools and machines to complete job tasks.
  • Install bulletin boards.
  • Work out of a work order system. Daily communication with supervisors and staff. Submit paperwork in a timely manner.
  • Inspect and clean mechanical rooms.
  • Assist with make ready of student rooms.
  • Perform and/or assist Mechanic Technician in the repairs of plumbing, electrical, HVAC, painting, carpentry and other trades as needed or qualified.

Working Conditions:

  • Exposure to construction hazards, including fumes from paints and thinners, extreme temperatures, noise and heights.
  • Exposure to adverse weather conditions.
  • Climb and work from ladders.

Student positions: $10.00 per hour


Employment Timeframe:

Up to 40  hours per week
This is a temporary position
Anticipated dates: May 14th until August 31st

Work Locations:

Main Campus (various locations)
University Apartments



Download a “UT Employment Application” from our website

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Or come into our office:
University Housing and Dining - Human Resources
200 W. Dean Keeton, Austin, TX 78705



Friday, June 29, 2018

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