Concordia University, Chicago
  • 20-Jun-2019 to 29-Feb-2020 (CST)
  • Housekeeping
  • River Forest, IL, USA
  • Hourly
  • Full Time

Concordia University Chicago seeks applicants for the full-time position of Housekeeper. This position will provide housekeeping services for assigned areas.


  • Perform daily cleaning duties in areas assigned by the Director of Housekeeping
  • Perform special projects as assigned by the Director of Housekeeping
  • Inform Physical Plant and supervisors of needed repairs when discovered throughout the buildings
  • Enforce all University and departmental regulations
  • Cover special events and weekend events as assigned by the Director of Housekeeping
  • Assist the Director of Housekeeping with planning and scheduling cleaning and special projects and to call attention to problems and/or problem areas
  • Maintain quality cleaning standards
  • Comply with "Right-to-Know", Hazardous Materials, and Bloodbourne Pathogens policies and procedures
  • Maintain a working knowledge and understanding of the policies, procedures, aims and purpose of Concordia University and the Housekeeping Department
  • Handle any other reasonable requests as given by the Director of Housekeeping, Assistant Director of Housekeeping, and Dean of Administration
  • All duties and responsibilities of the position shall be performed within the approved policies and procedures of the Board of Regents and the appropriate administrative officers, as stated in the Administrative Policy and Procedures Manual, and is updated through additions, deletions, and changes from time to time.

Minimum Experience Required:

  • One (1) year Housekeeping experience required
  • Ability to meet deadlines
  • Ability to use all types of equipment used in the Housekeeping Department
  • Ability to make minor mechanical repairs
  • Ability to travel to every area within the campus of Concordia University serviced by the Housekeeping Department
  • Must be able to communicate and understand verbal and/or written English

Education Requirements:

Education High School or equivalent (GED) is required.

Compensation and Benefits:

Starting range is dependent upon individual qualifications and experience. Concordia health, disability and retirement plan enrollment is available to full-time employees and their eligible dependents. Tuition benefits may also be available for employees and their qualified dependents.

Application Information:

***Please note - Only candidates that meet the required experience needed will be considered***

Interested individuals should apply through our website at  Please include a cover letter, resume and references.

Concordia does not discriminate in the employment of individuals on the basis of race, color, national or ethnic origin, disability, sex or age.  As an institution of The Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod, however, and to the extent allowed by law, Concordia University reserves the right to give preference in employment based upon religious affiliation. 

Concordia University Chicago does not generally sponsor for employment visas except for positions that oversee, teach or support our international programs.

About Concordia University Chicago:

Concordia University Chicago is a liberal arts-based Christian university founded in the Lutheran tradition. Through its College of Arts and Sciences, College of Business, College of Education, College of Graduate Studies, and College of Innovative and Professional Programs, Concordia-Chicago offers more than 160 areas of study in small classes taught by professors who are passionate about teaching and student success. All undergraduate and graduate degrees are fully accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.

Concordia University Chicago has been recognized as a College of Distinction since 2010, and in 2013 was named to the U.S. President's Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll for the fifth time. For the sixth consecutive year, combined undergraduate and graduate enrollment has exceeded more than 5,000 students. Concordia University Chicago is located in River Forest, 10 miles west of downtown Chicago. Learn more at

As a distinctive, comprehensive university of The Lutheran ChurchMissouri Synod, centered in the Gospel of Jesus Christ, and based in the liberal arts, Concordia University Chicago equips men and women to serve and lead with integrity, creativity, competence and compassion in a diverse, interconnected and increasingly urbanized church and world.

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