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Classification Details

Classification Information

Classification Title Housekeeper
Classification Code 72700
FLSA Non-Exempt

Position Details

Position Information

Position Title Housekeeper
Position Number 131730
Pay Grade 3
Department Custodial Services - 40320
Expectations for All Employees:

East Tennessee State University pursues its mission based upon core values. An employee’s job performance must support and exhibit the university’s core values: PEOPLE come first, are treated with dignity and respect, and are encouraged to achieve their full potential; RELATIONSHIPS are built on honesty, integrity and trust; DIVERSITY of people and thought is respected; EXCELLENCE is achieved through teamwork, leadership, creativity, and a strong work ethic; EFFICIENCY is achieved through wise use of human and financial resources; and COMMITMENT to intellectual achievement is embraced.

Job Summary
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

Ability to communicate effectively.

Required Qualifications

High school diploma or GED and one year of experience.

Preferred Qualifications
Physical Demands
Supervision Given and Received
Version Date January 2001

Job Duties

These are the job duties required of the position.

Description of Job Duty

Cleans, prepares meals, assists in entertaining guests in the President’s house.

Cleans dishes, kitchen, and appliances.

Sweeps, mops. and waxes floor.

Vacuums carpets.

Irons clothes and puts them in the proper place.

Plans and prepares for receptions, parties, dinners, luncheons, and serves at these functions.

Cleans all silver pieces, eating utensils, trays, etc.

Cleans all brass items including light switches, door knobs, lamps, candlesticks, etc.

Job Duty Type Essential
Description of Job Duty

Helps clean chandeliers several times per year.

Cleans walkways and porches; performs maintenance/ ground work as appropriate.

Answers telephones and takes messages.

Signs for packages and contracted work.

Performs other duties as assigned.

Job Duty Type Secondary