Posting is for Current USM Applicants Only

Position Summary:

Performs routine housekeeping and service work involving performance of varied duties in a college environment.  Work areas include dormitory and classroom buildings as well as library, gymnasium, office and residential areas.  Work performed must meet standards of quality and is reviewed for thoroughness, neatness, and general effectiveness.


Essential Functions:

  • Performs routine duties for general cleaning, appearance, and upkeep on a scheduled and regular basis.

  • Duties may include, but are not limited to: vacuuming; mopping; sweeping; dusting walls, woodwork, furniture and ornaments throughout the University; emptying waste baskets, and other receptacles; periodically washing windows; polishing and cleaning bathroom and kitchen fixtures; waxing and polishing furniture and floors; cleaning elevators and stairwells; and keeping restrooms supplied with soap and paper supplies.

  • Conducts spot checks of all mechanical and utility equipment to be aware of and locate problems.  Reports problems to supervisor to arrange repair or maintenance.

  • Performs turnovers in preparation for summer groups.  This includes, in addition to aforementioned duties, making beds, passing out linens and supplies and assisting with floor stripping and carpet shampooing.

  • May move furniture or other related items for detailed cleaning or maintenance.

  • Other job-related duties as assigned.


Education, Experience, Skills Required:

High school diploma or GED.
Previous Housekeeping experience preferred.


To Apply:

Complete an Employment Application, (available online at in the right margin).  Return completed applications to:

Human Resources
University of Saint Mary
4100 South 4th Street
Leavenworth, KS 66048
Or email to:
Or fax to:
Applications* may be delivered on-site, during regular business hours, to:

Business Office, Mead 208
University of Saint Mary
4100 South 4th Street
Leavenworth, KS 66048

*Applications will not be accepted by the hiring department.

No Phone Calls Please