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Cleaner (Evenings)

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Department: FM&D
Local Title: Cleaner (Evenings)
Budget Title: Cleaner
Work Type: Full Time
Location: Brooklyn, NY
Categories: General Labor & Cleaning


Are you looking to take your career to new heights with a leader in healthcare? SUNY Downstate Health Sciences University is one of the nation's leading metropolitan medical centers. As the only academic medical center in Brooklyn, we serve a large population that is among the most diverse in the world. We are also highly-ranked by Castle Connolly Medical, a healthcare rating company for consumers, among the top 5 leading U.S. medical schools for training doctors.

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Job Summary:

The Department of Facilities Management and Development at SUNY Downstate Health Sciences University is seeking a full-time Cleaner (Evenings). The successful candidate will:

  • Use mops, brushes, detergents, floor machines, and other cleaning equipment.
  • Mop floors, clean walls, corridors, stairwells, partitions, windows, doors, etc.
  • Use manual and mechanical equipment, strips and refinish floors, vacuum and shampoo carpets.
  • Pick up and removes hazardous articles, which may be on floors and walls. Place them in suggested receptacles or in appropriate places.
  • Use hand operated equipment, clean all environmental surfaces.
  • Must be able to read, write, and understand English.
  • Applicant must be physically able to perform medium to heavy physical labor.

Required Qualifications:

  • No minimum education required.
  • Ability to be detailed oriented and ability to maintain logs.
  • Ability to perform medium to heavy physical labor.

Preferred Qualifications:


Work Schedule:

Variable Days; 2:30pm to 11:00pm (Evenings)

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Salary Range:

As per civil service guidelines


COVID-19 Vaccination Requirement:


  An approved COVID-19 vaccination.

Executive Order:

Pursuant to Executive Order 161, no State entity, as defined by the Executive Order, is permitted to ask, or mandate, in any form, that an applicant for employment provide his or her current compensation, or any prior compensation history, until such time as the applicant is extended a conditional offer of employment with compensation.  If such information has been requested from you before such time, please contact the Governor’s Office of Employee Relations at (518) 474-6988 or via email at

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement:

SUNY Downstate Health Sciences University is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, creed, age, disability, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, familial status, pregnancy, predisposing genetic characteristics, military status, domestic violence victim status, criminal conviction, and all other protected classes under federal or state laws.

Women, minorities, veterans, individuals with disabilities and members of underrepresented groups are encouraged to apply.

If you are an individual with a disability and need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application process, or in order to perform the essential functions of a position, please contact Human Resources at


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