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Pot Washer/ Custodian

Apply now Posting #: 406
Position Status: Part-time temporary
Location: San Diego
Position Type: Dining Services, Staff

Position Title & Department:

Pot Washer/Custodian, Dining Services
Posting #


University Description:

The University of San Diego, a contemporary and engaged Roman Catholic institution, was founded by the Diocese of San Diego and the Society of the Sacred Heart in 1949. Governed by an independent board of trustees since 1972, USD remains committed to a liberal arts education grounded in the Catholic intellectual tradition and the pursuit of truth, goodness and beauty. Inspired by this centuries old tradition of Catholic higher education, the University welcomes people of all faith traditions and any, or no, religious background. The future success of USD relies on the contributions of those who seek to foster the development of engaged global citizens and an earnest confrontation of humanity’s urgent challenges.

Detailed Description:
This is a part-time, temporary, non-benefit based position with an assignment end date of 6/21/2020. 
This position will be responsible for cleaning dishes and performing custodial kitchen tasks in one of a number of dining facilities across campus.  Examples of work include:
Maintaining dining facility cleanliness, including:
  • Cleaning dishes
  • Taking out the trash
  • Wiping down dining tables
  • Stocking inventory
  • Will perform other duties as assigned.  
Job Requirements:


Experience preferred, but not required. Ability to work in a team environment to accomplish job duties and responsibilities. Knowledge of or willing to learn how to work kitchen equipment. Understanding of proper sanitation and safety principles. Basic math skills are necessary. Must be able to lift and carry up to 25 lbs. individually and up to 75 lbs. with assistance.

Special Conditions of Employment:

If hired, must complete a 3-hour sanitation class as required by the San Diego Health Department within 30 days of employment. Must complete the University's Hazmat Communication Program. Must have or obtain a County of San Diego Food Handlers Card within 30 days of employment. Must be able to work a flexible work schedule including evenings, weekends, holidays, intersession, and summer conference periods.

Background check:  Successful completion of a pre-employment background check.

Degree Verification Requirement: Persons offered employment in this position will be required to provide official education transcripts for degree verification purposes. 

Posting Salary:

$13.00 per hour

This is a part-time, temporary, non-benefit based position.

Special Application Instructions:

Click Apply Now to complete our online application. In addition, please upload a cover letter and resume to your application profile for the hiring managers’ review.  If you have any questions or difficulties please contact the Employment Services Team at 619-260-6806, or email us at jobs@sandiego.edu

Additional Details:

Hours: 19 hours per week; scheduled work hours will vary.  Must be able to work a flexible work schedule including evenings, weekends, holidays, intersession, and summer conference periods.

Closing date:  Open Until Filled

Note: External job postings will be up for at least five days. After that time, applications will be reviewed by the hiring manager/committee throughout the posting period. A candidate may be selected at any time which could then close this posting on a date earlier than listed.

The University of San Diego is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusion and is especially interested in candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of the campus community.

The University of San Diego is a smoking and tobacco-free campus. For more information, visit www.sandiego.edu/smokefree.

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