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Museum, Events Assistant/Maintenance
Assists with the facilitation of public programs, rentals, and services for the Wichita Falls Museum of Art at Midwestern State University. Assesses building usage by rental clients for proper billing. Performs daily routine custodial work to maintain cleanliness of the Museum. Work involves cleaning and caring for the building and surrounding premises, maintaining custodial tools and equipment, and other related duties. Periodically inspected by a supervisor for conformance with established museum standards, building care, and maintenance. Reports to the Museum Director.
Coordinates the set up and implementation of rentals and Museum events. Serves as attendant at museum events and/or arranges for additional attendants as needed. Performs custodial tasks such as sweeping, mopping, dusting, and operating a buffer. Performs rest room maintenance and cleaning, replenishing supplies and applying cleaning chemicals. Performs carpet maintenance, cleans office furniture, walls, and windows, and empties trash. Custodial duties are aligned with AAM recommendations for proper care of collections. Performs other related duties as assigned.
*Must be able to lift a minimum of 50 pounds. Moderate physical activity with occasional lifting of objects weighing over fifty pounds. Ability to stand for long periods of time, to climb stairs and ladders, to stoop, bend, and reach overhead. Sufficient strength, stamina, and mobility to perform a variety of manual tasks associated with duties.
Should have experience in janitorial or general cleaning work.
Must have a working knowledge of cleaning supplies and custodial equipment such as vacuum cleaners; buffers, wet and dry pick-ups; have some knowledge of carpet maintenance and care; and must have knowledge of custodial chemicals and their application.
Requires education sufficient to receive and follow oral and written directives, as well as follow instructions in the mixing and use of chemicals and the operation of power equipment.
Ability to work unsupervised. Must be able to understand hazardous materials handling and be able to maintain cleaning supplies inventory. *Regular reliable attendance is required. *Requires employment physical exam. *A valid Texas driver's license is preferred. *This position is designated as security sensitive and requires a criminal background check.