Compensation

Window Washer Lead

UW CODE AND REPRESENTATIVE GROUP

Representative group Job codes
WFSE Campuswide 18535 (NE S WFSE Campuswide)
20802 (NE H WFSE Campuside)
WFSE HMC 18661 (NE S WFSE HMC)
20882 (NE H WFSE HMC)

CLASS SERIES CONCEPT

Wash and clean windows and door glass at all levels of building interior and exterior.

BASIC FUNCTION

Lead Window Washers and perform window washing duties.

DISTINGUISHING CHARACTERISTICS

Lead Window Washers and perform window washing duties at heights regularly above 35 feet. Wash and clean windows (inside and outside), using ladders, window jacks, other power tools; constructing and working with spider scaling/swing-stage equipment, safety belts, tucker and extension poles, power hoists, hydraulic (i.e., “Genie”) lifts, etc. in populated areas.

TYPICAL WORK

Regularly assign, instruct and check the work of employees;

Inspect, service and maintain equipment;

Monitor safety practices;

Maintain work schedules; record time spent on each job;

Regularly wash windows and perform related duties at heights above 35 feet;

Wash and clean windows (inside and outside), using ladders, window jacks, other power tools; construct and work with spider scaling/swing-stage equipment, safety belts, tucker and extension poles, power hoists, hydraulic (i.e., “Genie”) lifts, etc. in populated areas;

Ensure that all descent and safety equipment and rigging is in satisfactory condition, including making regular safety checks (with safety checklist);

Maintain and ensure staff follow an appropriate pre-approved fall-protection plan; develop work-safety for each work site (building);

Provide protection of university staff, students, and visitors near work site, including erecting barriers and erecting a mechanism to redirect traffic around work site;

Remove paint, stain, and dirt from glass surfaces;

Move and replace furniture, fixtures, and equipment to gain window access;

Perform the work of Window Washer 1 and 2; and

Perform related duties as required.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

One (1) year of experience as a Window Washer 2.

CLASSIFICATION HISTORY

  • New Class: 2-07-73
  • Revise Class: 11-01-81
  • Revise MQ: 7-2-90
  • CSR Class Conversion (mc): 06-01-05
  • Revise Class, update job codes with Workday codes: 01/01/19