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Custodial and Grounds Positions

Human Resources Department

The following positions are open and are currently advertised in a variety of advertising sources.

Interested candidates should apply for the position of interest by following the instructions in the job posting.
Candidates should submit only the application material requested in the posting.
You may call 417-625-9527 with questions about the position or hiring process.


Seasonal Custodians

Accepting applications for eight (8) temporary Summer Custodians. These positions will be working from mid-May through mid-August with the primary responsibility of cleaning campus apartments and residence hall rooms. View complete job description on this website.   No benefits.  Salary is $9.74 per hour.  Positions will be working 10-hour days, Monday through Thursday.  Accepting applications until positions are filled.

Click here to complete an online application.  Application may also be completed at Hearnes Hall Room 217, 3950 E. Newman Rd., Joplin.  Employment will require a background check.

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Applicants for employment may visit to view the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy that details MSSU policies and statistics about campus crime. A paper copy of this information is available upon request to the University Police Department at 417-626-2222.