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Environmental Specialists

The  Environmental Services Department is seeking temporary Environmental Specialists assist our core team in maintaining standards of cleanliness in all areas of the college. Successful candidates may be offered regular positions subject to availability.

Environmental Specialists will be assigned to any area of the College, including dormitories, classrooms, offices, and service areas. Successful candidates will be able to read, write, and perform and use simple arithmetic; follow written and verbal instructions; work independently and as a member of a team.

The ideal candidate will have good communication and customer service skills; the ability to follow instructions, use cleaning materials manuals, operate power equipment, and handle sanitizing agents.  Ability to work in a team environment and communicate with other employees, faculty, and students in campus community is required. Physical effort consists of lifting, pulling or pushing average to heavy weights; some work is performed in difficult positions. Previous experience preferred, but not essential.

To apply, please send cover letter and resume to or stop by the Human Resources office on the lower level in the Ludlow building and fill out an application. Bard College is an equal opportunity employer and we welcome applications from those who contribute to our diversity.