Housekeeping/Custodial Worker - Temporary

Recruitment #220321-F50D-02


The Oklahoma State Department of Health (OSDH) is committed to leading Oklahoma to prosperity through health. Our mission is to protect and promote health, prevent disease and injury, and cultivate conditions by which Oklahomans can thrive. We value respect, collaboration, and service. 

OSDH is seeking a part-time Housekeeping/Custodial Worker providing support to the Pittsburg County Health Department. This is a state employee position PIN 34001493 governed by the Civil Service Rules, located in McAlester, Oklahoma. OSDH offers a comprehensive Benefits Package, including a generous benefit allowance to offset the cost of insurance premiums for employees and their eligible dependents.  For more information about the benefit allowance, follow this link  Plan Year 2022. The hourly salary for this position is up to $18.00 based on education and experience.

Position Summary:  
Position is assigned responsibilities related to routine work involving sweeping, mopping, dusting, disposal of trash and other simple cleaning duties; may include other duties as related to construction, maintenance, repair or upkeep of buildings, grounds or other state property, requiring no license. 

Position Responsibilities /Essential Functions:
• Sweeps, dusts, mops, scrubs, washes, vacuums, waxes, and polishes building floors, walls, woodwork, windows, furniture, equipment, and hardware.
• Cleans and sanitizes laboratories, washrooms, keeps washrooms supplied with paper, towels, and soap.
• Collects and disposes of trash and garbage; moves equipment and furniture such as tables, and chairs.
• Replaces and removes medically contaminated sharps containers and trash. 

Valued Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Required at this level include ability required to follow oral and written instructions.

Physical Demands and Work Environment:
Work is typically performed in a climate controlled settings. Some work may be outdoors in all weather conditions. While performing the duties of the job, employee is frequently required to walk, stoop, crouch, crawl, and stand for long periods of time. May require occasional lifting of heavy packages and materials.



Education and Experience requirements at this level consist of none.


If education, certification or licensure is required to meet qualifications, applicants must provide documentation at the time of interview.

All applicants are subject to a background check and must be legally authorized to work in the United States without visa sponsorship.


Please read instructions carefully and include all required documents when you submit your application.

No additional information will be accepted after the application has been submitted.

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