Job Description

Grand Canyon University!  One of Arizona’s leading institutions of higher learning. Located in the Valley of Sun in the heart of Phoenix, Arizona, GCU is a regionally accredited, private, nondenominational Christian University. 

GCU Facilities manages and services all university-owned property. By the development and maintenance of the GCU campus and surrounding areas, GCU aims to support and ensure the accomplishment of the university’s mission. By working creatively and collaboratively, we fulfill the needs of the university by successfully managing our resources while delivering excellent customer service.

Do you have a passion for ensuring cleanliness and utilize commercial grade cleaning equipment? Grand Canyon University's Janitorial Cleaning Services Department is seeking a Floor Technician. This person will perform a variety of routine and special-event cleaning tasks to maintain the campus and partner office buildings. This role will be located on our Main Campus at 33rd Ave and Camelback and would need to be flexible with schedule.

What you will do:

  • Ensures cleaning supplies and equipment needed for daily shift are available and accessible.

  • Observes safety and security procedures at all times.

  • Performs preventative maintenance check on all equipment prior to use at beginning and end of the shift.

  • Handles floor care, including routine mopping (dry and damp), buffing and burnishing on hard surfaces, stripping, waxing, polishing, power washing.

  • Provides floor maintenance; including but not limited to, vacuuming, shampooing, minimum bonneting and extracting carpets, stairwells which includes concrete sealing and high dusting.

  • Completing daily work logs and/or monthly activity reports.

  • Provide other cleaning services: such as, dusting, routine restroom, office, and classroom cleaning.

  • Assist with new members of team in demonstrating proper floor care procedures.

  • Other cleaning and maintenance duties as assigned.

What you will need:

  • High school diploma, or equivalent. is preferred.

  • A minimum of 2 years’ work experience in floor cleaning capacity or related work experience.

  • Must have 2 years' experience in power washing tools and work experience.

  • Valid driver's license and clean driving record.

  • Willing to comply with OSHA/safety requirements.

  • Familiarity with OSHA and MSDS requirements and compliance as well as ADOSH requirements.

  • Ability to use and knowledgeable of small power tools.

  • Must be able to fill out reports/forms to log daily/monthly tasks.

  • Knowledgeable of janitorial products, green cleaning products and cleaning agents and the best uses for such with regard to commercial cleaning as well as the proper disposal of chemicals.

  • Possess considerable knowledge of the operation, use and care of vacuum cleaners, scrubbing machines, polishing machines and general housekeeping equipment.

  • Other assigned assignments.

Why work at GCU:

  • Exceptional workplace benefits include medical, dental, vision, life and disability insurance, flexible spending accounts, a 401K savings plan.

  • Generous time off plan and 11 paid holidays

  • Paid time off to volunteer in the community or at GCU sponsored events.

  • Free covered parking

  • We also offer full-time employees, their spouses, and dependent children an Education Tuition Discount Program

  • Free on-site gyms on campus

Application Instructions

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