Colorado State University Veterinary Envrionmental Services (Laboratory Support I) in Fort Collins, Colorado
Working Title Veterinary Envrionmental Services (Laboratory Support I)
Position Location Fort Collins, CO 80523
Classification Title Laboratory Support I
Posting Number 202100003P
Position Type State Classified
Open Date 02/19/2021
Close Date 03/08/2021
Salary $2,500 per month + 7.5% shift differntial pay & FULL BENEFIT OFFERINGS
Colorado State University (CSU) and the State of Colorado are committed to providing employees with a strong and competitive benefits package that supports you, your health, and your family. Visit CSU’s Human Resources website for detailed benefit plan information for permanent full-time and part-time classified employees in the following University benefit areas. https://hr.colostate.edu/wp-content/uploads/sites/25/2021/01/benefits-summary-sc.pdf.
Full/Part Time Full-time
State Classified Hourly No
Description of Work Unit
At the CSU VTH, we exist to educate the next generation of veterinarians by providing exceptional veterinary care and service to the community…every day. This work unit exists to care for the basic needs of animal at the Veterinary Teaching Hospital, and to provide routine disinfection and service to all areas of the hospital, which serves as a teaching facility for veterinary students, as a medical facility for veterinary research, and as a public animal health clinic for exotic, large and small animals.
This position exists to perform annual in-depth cleaning for clinical space within the Veterinary Teaching Hospital and Animal Cancer Center. This will include the Critical Care Unit (CCU), holding wards, exam rooms, surgical suites, treatment pits, and Urgent Care (UC).
Note to Applicants: This position works Monday – Friday, 5:00 p.m. – 1:00 a.m., and is eligible for an additional 7.5% shift differential pay.
One year (12 months full time 40 hours/week) of commercial cleaning experience.
The highly desired candidate will possess the following knowledge, skills, abilities, personal characteristics, and experience directly related and critical to this position:
Demonstrated ability to contain/minimize contamination on hallway floors.
One or more year(s) of experience cleaning within a hospital setting.
Demonstrated time management and prioritization skills
Demonstrated ability to work with chemicals to clean/disinfect surfaces.
Ability to operate and maintain automatic floor equipment.
Safe cleaning practices.
Attention to detail with work product.
Essential Job Duties
Job Duty Category In-Depth Cleaning of Surfaces
Apply disinfectant to every corner, nook and surface in cabinetry, counters, drawers, sinks, walls, and other surfaces using pre-moistened disinfectant flat mops and rags.
Scrub surfaces to remove blood, feces, hair, urine, etc.
Clean the inside and outside of lights, window ledges, and windows.
Clean and disinfects laundry, recycle, and trash cans.
Stock custodial supplies such as hand sanitizer, Kleenex, paper towels, diluted NDC spray bottles, and soap.
Percentage Of Time 50
Job Duty Category Custodial Care of Floors
Sweep all floors before applying disinfectant by hand with a mop.
Hand-scrubs floors to remove dried-on blood, feces, hair, mud, urine, vomit, etc.
Machine scrubs floors during In-Depth cleaning procedures to remove build-up that might have occurred over several months.
Use automatic floor scrubber to top scrub before buffing, or strip waxed floors of old wax prior to new wax being put down.
Use of floor buffer to maintain floor shine and strength.
Percentage Of Time 45
Job Duty Category Other
Performs other duties as indicated by need or as assigned.
Percentage Of Time 5
Special Instructions to Applicants
APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS AND INFORMATION
Clearly document job duties you have performed that relate to minimum qualifications, preferred qualifications, and essential job duties in the Work Experience section on the application. Human Resources must be able to evaluate your experience based on this information.
Clearly outline dates of employment and hours worked per week for each employment experience listed in the Work Experience section of the Application so that Human Resources can calculate full-time work experience. Please note: Part-time experience will be calculated to determine the full-time equivalent.
The Work Experience is the only document that will be utilized to determine if minimum qualifications, as outlined in the job posting, have been met. The Application is considered to be the legal document on file; resumes will not be reviewed for minimum qualification requirements.
If an Application is considered “Incomplete”, the Application will be removed from consideration for the position.
An Application is incomplete if no current/ previous employment is included in the Work Experience section of the Application.
An Application is incomplete if “see resume” (or something similar) is noted, or previous employment does not contain job duties for every position in the Work Experience section of the Application.
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Resumes will not be accepted in place of a completed application; however, some positions may still require a resume as a component for complete application materials.
**Please see the Required Documents section of the posting.
Appointment to the vacancy or vacancies represented by this announcement is expected to be from the eligible list created. However, at the discretion of the appointing authority, the position(s) may be filled by another method of appointment for a valid articulated business reason.
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DEPARTMENT CONTACT INFORMATION
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Conditions of Employment Pre-employment Criminal Background Check (required for new hires), Essential Services Designation - Required to report without delay or interruption to provide essential or emergency services to ensure health, safety, and welfare., Special Requirements/Other - Must be available to work holidays at supervisor's discretion.
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Background Check Policy Statement
Colorado State University strives to provide a safe study, work, and living environment for its faculty, staff, volunteers and students. To support this environment and comply with applicable laws and regulations, CSU conducts background checks. The type of background check conducted varies by position and can include, but is not limited to, criminal history, sex offender registry, motor vehicle history, financial history, and/or education verification. Background checks will also be conducted when required by law or contract and when, in the discretion of the University, it is reasonable and prudent to do so.
Employment and Appeal Rights
If you receive notice that you have been eliminated from consideration for the position, you may protest the action by filing an appeal with the State Personnel Board/State Personnel Director within 10 days from the date you receive notice of the elimination. Also, if you wish to challenge the selection and comparative analysis process, you may file an appeal with the State Personnel Board/State Personnel Director within 10 days from the receipt of notice or knowledge of the action you are challenging. Refer to Chapters 4 and 8 of the State Personnel Board Rules and Personnel Director’s Administrative Procedures, 4 CCR 801, for more information about the appeals process. The State Personnel Board Rules and Personnel Director’s Administrative Procedures are available at www.colorado.gov/spb. A standard appeal form is available at: www.colorado.gov/spb. If you appeal, your appeal must be submitted in writing on the official appeal form, signed by you or your representative, and received at the following address within 10 days of your receipt of notice or knowledge of the action: Colorado State Personnel Board/State Personnel Director, Attn: Appeals Processing, 1525 Sherman Street, 4th Floor, Denver, CO 80203. Fax: 303-866-5038. Phone: 303-866-3300. The ten-day deadline and these appeal procedures also apply to all charges of discrimination.
Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).
* Are you willing and able to submit to a pre-employment background check that may include, but is not limited to, criminal history, national sex offender search and motor vehicle history as a condition of hire?
* This position works Monday - Friday, 5:00 p.m. - 1:00 a.m., and is eligible for 7.5% shift differential pay. Are you willing and able to work this schedule?
* Are you willing and able to work holidays as assigned by supervisor?
* Are you willing and able to report to work during inclement weather, without delay or interruption, to provide essential or emergency services to ensure the health, safety, and welfare of the campus community?
* This position utilizes caustic custodial chemicals in order to fully disinfect veterinary treatment areas. Describe your experience using caustic custodial chemicals in a commercial setting. Please include, 1) the chemicals you have used, 2) the tasks performed using the chemicals, and 3) the personal safety protection used when handling.
(Open Ended Question)
- * Please describe the experience you have performing floor maintenance (i.e. resurfacing, buffing, and re-waxing etc.). Be sure to outline how long you have performed floor maintenance, the different floor products you have used (i.e. floor stripper, wax etc.), and how often you were required to complete floor maintenance (i.e. one a week, once a month, four times a year etc.).
(Open Ended Question)
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