Custodian, Athletics

Texas Tech University Lubbock, TX
custodian athletics cleaning safety procedures cleanup winter materials tech operation cares chemicals waste
February 2, 2023
Texas Tech University
Lubbock, TX
Major/Essential Functions
  • Cleaning is done according to the standards set by the department. Proper methods and procedures should always be followed consistently in all areas.
  • Promotes and practices safety in the workplace. 
  • Maintains an accident-free operation. 
  • Uses and cares for equipment in a safe and proper manner. 
  • Chemicals are used in a safe and proper manner to avoid waste or accidents.
  • Performs emergency cleanup of rooms, winter & summer camp cleanup, specialty floor or carpet cleaning, winter & summer break cleaning, weekend work schedule, and all related work as required. 
  • Paying attention to detail in all areas.
  • Reports needed repairs and property damage. 
  • Leaves work areas clean and orderly, including all work-related equipment, custodial closets, and break room areas.
  • Ability to perform physically demanding work for extended periods of time.
  • Mandatory overtime is based on the sports season.

Grant Funded?


Minimum Hire Rate


Pay Basis


Schedule Details

Variable Work Schedule - On Call

Work Location


Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience in athletic facilities.
  • Knowledge of commonplace custodial practices.
  • Ability to learn materials, methods, and equipment used in assigned work. 
  • Ability to operate cleaning equipment by following the correct procedures.


Facilities Repairs and Maintenance

Required Attachments

Professional/Personal References, Resume / CV

Job Type

Full Time

Job Group

Service Workers



Required Qualifications

Ability to understand simple written and verbal instructions as evidenced by the completion of an elementary school education. Ability to understand and follow instructions; ability to learn materials, methods, and equipment used in assigned work; ability to operate cleaning equipment; ability to perform physically demanding work for extended periods of time.

Does this position work in a research laboratory?


About the Department and/or College

Texas Tech Athletics is passionate about creating an inclusive workplace that promotes and values diversity and strives to recruit and retain diverse individuals.

Safety Information

Adherence to robust safety practices and compliance with all applicable health and safety regulations are responsibilities of all TTU employees.

Pay Statement

Compensation is commensurate upon the qualifications of the individual selected and budgetary guidelines of the hiring department, as well as the institutional pay plan. For additional information, please reference the institutional pay plan by visiting

EEO Statement

As an EEO/AA employer, the Texas Tech University System and its components will not discriminate in our employment practices based on an applicant’s race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetic information or status as a protected veteran.

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