Oregon State University Custodian in Corvallis, Oregon

Internal Job Number: P01017CT


The Department of Recreational Sports (DRS) is a unit of Student Affairs that is committed to advancing student success. Transformative student learning is advanced through programs, services and facilities, which contribute to health and a culture of well being at Oregon State University. Recreational Sports provides opportunities to enrich student development and enhance transferable skills through experiences in programs and services, including the student employment program. Oregon State University strives to promote a community where everyone belongs and thrives.

This position will adhere to all OSU and Department of Recreational Sports (DRS) policies and procedures. The goal of DRS Custodial services is to provide a clean, safe and welcoming environment in all DRS facilities. The primary purpose of this position is to contribute to the successful delivery of DRS programs and services through seamless integration of exemplary custodial services within all department areas. Custodians are committed to the overall success and satisfaction of DRS participants and the OSU Community. Custodians perform cleaning and general maintenance in support of department efforts to sustain the facilities and assets. Custodians provides services and support in all DRS facilities (Dixon Recreation Center, McAlexander Field House, Student Legacy Park (SLP) Complex, SLP Tennis Center, SLP Pavilion).

Minimum Qualifications (Staff) / Guidelines (Faculty):

Minimum qualifications are not established for this classification. The appointing authority is responsible for recruitment and selection. Refer to Personnel Rule 105-43-005.

Requirements :

Physical ability to perform work and one year of experience as a custodian, or equivalent combination of education and experience.

This position requires CPR and AED certification and additional training and will be provided by the department upon hire and should be completed within first 90 days.

This position is designated as a critical or security-sensitive position; therefore, the incumbent must successfully complete a Criminal History Check and be determined to be position qualified as per OSU Standard 576-055-0000 et seq. Incumbents are required to self-report convictions and those in Youth Programs may have additional Criminal History Checks every 24 months.

This position requires driving a University vehicle or a personal vehicle on behalf of the University; therefore, the incumbent must successfully complete a Motor Vehicle History Check, possess and maintain a current, valid driver’s license in their state of residence, be determined to be position qualified and self-report convictions as per OSU Standard 576-056-0000 et seq.


These positions work in various environments including but not limited to: Recreation/sport/activity space, office/work environment, locker room/restrooms, exterior hardscape/grounds. This position may work outside during seasonally varying weather conditions. These positions interact with participants and general public on a daily basis. Typical work shift is either: M-F from 12:00am – 8:30am, or Sat-W from 4:00am – 12:30pm, or W-Sun from 4:00am – 12:30pm, or F-Tu from 4:00am – 12:30pm, or 12:00pm to 8:30pm, 5 days per week which may include weekends. Has the potential of serving in an on call rotation for after-hours clean-up needs throughout the year. May need to flex schedule to accommodate special events/needs.

Salary (Minimum): $2079

Salary (Maximum): $2892