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State of Minnesota General Maintenance Wrkr in Little Falls, Minnesota

Job Class: General Maintenance Worker

Agency: Military Affairs

  • Who May Apply: Open to all qualified job seekers

  • Date Posted: 06/02/2023

  • Closing Date: 06/09/2023

  • Hiring Agency/Seniority Unit: Miliary Affairs

  • Division/Unit: Camp Ripley Training Site/ Billeting

  • Work Shift/Work Hours: Day Shift/ 7am-3:30pm

  • Days of Work: Varies

  • Travel Required : No

  • Salary Range: $16.01 - $22.65/ hourly

  • Classified Status: Classified

  • Telework Eligible: No

  • Designated in Connect 700 Program for Applicants with Disabilities (https://mn.gov/mmb/careers/diverse-workforce/people-with-disabilities/connect700/) : Yes

Make a difference in the lives of Minnesotans

The work you’ll do is more than just a job. Join the talented, engaged and inclusive workforce dedicated to creating a better Minnesota.

*The days of work and days off for this position may vary based on the needs of the agency.

This is a part-time position (60% time), and is located at the Camp Ripley Training Center, near Little Falls, Minnesota.

This position maintains all housekeeping service areas to a standard of cleanliness that will provide incentive to customers utilizing the facilities. Responsibilities include:

  1. Perform housekeeping service for 20-25 individual rooms daily: change/make beds, clean bathrooms, dust, empty garbage, vacuum carpets; clean floors, fireplaces, grills, walls, microwave; bundle laundry for pickup, clean warehouse.

  2. Clean bathrooms, dust furniture, change beds upon checkout.

  3. Semi-annually or as needed tasks: wash windows, shampoo carpets, wash walls, wax floors, defrost refrigerators, clean light fixtures, clean ovens, change blankets and mattress covers, wash curtains.

  4. Inspect fire extinguishers in building monthly.

  5. Ability to follow simple oral and written instructions.

Minimum Qualifications

Knowledge of:

  • Different types of flooring/floor covering sufficient to determine proper methods of maintenance and appropriate cleaning methods, materials, agents and equipment.

  • Chemical cleaning agents such as ammonia, bleaches, scouring agents and soaps sufficient to appropriately select the agent(s), handle and apply, and dispose of safely.

  • Methods, tools, and equipment used in maintenance sufficient to use effectively and operate safely and to make minor repairs.

Ability to:

  • Maintain physical health and endurance sufficient to perform work functions.

  • Follow simple oral and written instructions.

  • Perform assigned tasks with limited work direction.

  • Keep simple records.

Must pass a criminal background check.

Requires a valid Class D Driver‘s License.

Preferred Qualifications

Knowledge of:

  • Warehouse functions and inventory maintenance sufficient to inspect and maintain all equipment.

  • Local laundering of specific items and coordinating all others within an external laundry facility.

Ability to:

  • Identify, participate, and complete with accuracy all custodial duties and special projects.

  • Recognize and report problems, repairs, and deficiencies to the supervisor.


Minnesota State Colleges and Universities is an Equal Opportunity employer/educator committed to the principles of diversity. We prohibit discrimination against qualified individuals based on their race, sex, color, creed, religion, age, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, or membership in a local commission as defined by law. As an affirmative action employer, we actively seek and encourage applications from women, minorities, persons with disabilities, and individuals with protected veteran status.

Reasonable accommodations will be made to all qualified applicants with disabilities. If you are an individual with a disability who needs assistance or cannot access the online job application system, please contact the job information line at 651-259-3637 or email careers@state.mn.us . Please indicate what assistance is needed.