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Housekeeper-EMPAC (If and When Needed)

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Job Details

Position Information

Position Title Housekeeper-EMPAC (If and When Needed)
Advertised Title Housekeeper-EMPAC (If and When Needed)
Location Troy, NY Campus
Search Number T18-00100
Full Time/Part Time Part Time
Portfolio Experimental Media & Performing Arts Center
Business Unit EMPAC
Job Summary

The as-needed Housekeepers will clean assigned residential spaces in keeping with Institute standards of cleanliness. Assigned spaces may include the residences for EMPAC’s artists or researchers-in-residence, as well as related EMPAC back of house spaces. Duties will include, but are not limited to laundry, sanitizing, supply re-stocking, mopping, and general cleaning.

Minimum Qualifications

HS Diploma or equivalent
Clean US drivers license
Demonstrated stable work history

Preferred Qualifications


Minimum Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

Ability to read, write and perform basic arithmetic.
Ability to follow written and verbal instructions in English.
Ability to work independently and as a member of a team.
Good communication and customer service skills.
Ability to comply with standing instructions provided by operating manuals, material safety data sheets, safety rules and regulations for personal protection and safety regarding equipment and chemical usage,
Ability to operate cleaning equipment and sanitizing dispensing units.
Must have the ability to work flexible hours which may include evenings, weekends and holidays.
Attention to detail.

Preferred Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities


Job Posted Date
In order to receive full consideration you must apply by
Job Close Date
New/Replacement Position Replacement
Temporary, Adjunct, or Other Other
Other Position Requirements


Additional Information

Maintain Institute standards of cleanliness in artist/researcher-in-residence facilities and EMPAC back of house assigned spaces. Maintain EMPAC transport van.

Instructions for Applying

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
Optional Documents
  1. Resume/C.V.

Posting Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Are you currently employed with Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute?
    • yes
    • no