What is it like to work at Boston University?

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Written by Custodian (Former Employee) from Boston, MA on September 22, 2018
It can take up to 6+ months to simply get an interview, so not recommended if wanting to be a Boston University custodian, or just any job, very soon. The job requires you to move quickly, precisely, and constantly, and care for the buildings you are assigned, daily. If you have issues with lots of walking, bending, and reaching, also not recommended - more... for you. I do prefer to be on my own, so it was the perfect job for me. There were times when we did projects (setting up events, stripping floors, cleaning dorms, classes, and offices during holidays or when students/employees are on prolonged va ... - less
ProsSometimes provided free food, lots of benefits
ConsCan lead to physical problems if not done correctly.
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