Student Custodian

Residential Life and Housing

Department Mission: 

The Office of Residential Life and Housing at the University of Missouri-St. Louis is committed to providing on-campus housing and maintaining a learning environment that encourages academic success, student engagement, personal growth and personal responsibility.

Position Responsibilities:

  • Provide housekeeping to residential facilities on campus including Oak Hall, Villa Hall, Villa North, and Mansion Hill. 
  • Operation of light cleaning equipment.
  • Stocking of bathrooms and custodial closets.
  • Sweeping, mopping, and vacuuming community residential areas.
  • Complete cleans of unoccupied apartments and residential rooms (including appliances, bedrooms, bathrooms, patios, etc.).
  • Perform other specific tasks as assigned by the custodial supervisor.
  • Attend mandatory weekly staff meetings, in-services, and special training sessions before and during period of employment. Training will be held prior to the start of work.


  • Must be in good standing with the University.
  • Maintain a minimum cumulative grade point average of 2.0 before and during employment.
  • Must be enrolled at UMSL during employment period
  • Must be punctual, courteous, reliable, and self-motivated


Hourly wage: $10.00 per hour

Preferred working hours are Monday-Friday 7am-2:30pm. As needed, may be able to accommodate hours in the evenings or on the weekends.

Required Training Dates:

August 12th- 16th, 2019