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MPT Housekeeping Supervisor

Contractual Part Time

Recruitment #21-008996-0003


Maryland Public Television, which is commonly known by its familiar name "MPT", is a public television network that comprises six television stations that broadcast throughout the entire state of Maryland as well as into the District of Columbia and parts of Delaware, Pennsylvania, Virginia, and West Virginia. MPT is the only statewide broadcaster in Maryland. MPT is a member of the Public Broadcasting Service.


Maryland Public Television 

11767 Owings Mills Blvd.

Owings Mills, MD 21117.

Main Purpose of Job

The housekeeping supervisor will oversee the work of the contracted janitorial staff to ensure that all aspects of the contract are being performed as per the contracted schedule. This position works closely with the Contractor’s Supervisor and the Facilities Director to schedule coverage for special events, productions and emergency covid 19 cleanings and disinfecting that comply with the CDC and state guidelines. 

Note: This is a contractual part-time position working four (4) days a week from 4:30 to 8:30 or 5:00 to 9:00. The candidate must be willing to work a flexible schedule on Saturdays and Sundays for special events.


  • Supervise and assist in the cleaning of the studio’s, green rooms, restrooms and any conference rooms that are rented for special events to maintain the sanitary and technical needs of the equipment in the studios.

  • Set-up for special events, moving and setting up tables and chairs.

  • Assists in the supervision of event contractors.

  • Works with the floor technician on Saturdays for cleaning and striping and waxing of floors.

  • Maintains inventory records on cleaning supplies and equipment.

  • Maintains daily log schedule.     

  • Other duties that may be assigned.


Education: High school diploma or GED

Experience: Four years of full-time experience as a housekeeper in a school, hospital, hotel, State facility or other institution.

For education obtained outside the U.S., a copy of the equivalent American education as determined by a foreign credential evaluation service must accompany the application.

Resumes will NOT be accepted in lieu of completing the online or paper application.


One year of supervisory experience.

Demonstrated knowledge of stripping and waxing floors care equipment and procedures

Experience working with computers and different software including Microsoft Office and entering data into a database system. 

Experience communicating information, both orally and in writing

Ability to communicate effectively with the general public, co-workers and supervisors.


The candidate must be able to lift a minimum of 25 lbs.


Applicants must provide sufficient information on the application to show they meet the qualifications for this recruitment. All information concerning the qualifications, including any required documentation (diploma, transcript, certificate, etc.) must be submitted and received by the closing date. Information submitted after this date will not be considered.


The examination will consist of a rating of your education, training, and experience as presented on your application and as they relate to the requirements of the position. Therefore, it is important that you provide complete and accurate information on your application.

Resumes will NOT be accepted in lieu of completing the online or paper application.


Contractual employees who work for an agency covered under the State Employee and Retiree Health and Welfare Benefits Program, have a current employment contract and work 30 or more hours a week (or on average 130 hours per month) may be eligible for subsidized health benefits coverage for themselves and their dependents. 

As a contractual employee, you will be responsible for paying 25% of the premiums for your medical and prescription coverage, including any eligible dependents you have enrolled. The State of Maryland will subsidize the remaining 75% of the cost for these benefits. You can also elect to enroll in dental coverage, accidental death and dismemberment insurance, and life insurance, but will be responsible to pay the full premium for these benefits.

Leave may be granted to a contractual employee who has worked 120 days in a 12-month period.

This leave accrues at a rate of one hour for every 30 hours worked, not to exceed 40 hours per calendar year.


The online application process is STRONGLY preferred. If you are unable to submit your application online, or encounter difficulty attaching required or optional documentation, you may submit via email to by the closing date and time. The MD State Application Form can be found online.

Please be sure to include your name, identification number (Easy ID#) and job announcement number on any documentation to ensure timely processing.


Paper applications, required documents, and any addenda may be mailed or faxed (410-581-4382) by the closing date and time to:

Maryland Public Television - HR

11767 Owings Mills Blvd.

Owings Mills, MD 21117

Please read the job announcement in its entirety before applying for this recruitment. Applicants must meet the minimum qualifications to be considered and to appear on the list of people eligible for hire.

Bilingual applicants are encouraged to apply. Maryland Public Television (MPT) is an equal opportunity employer. It is the policy of MPT that all persons have equal opportunity and access to employment opportunities, services, and facilities without regard to race, color, sex, age, national origin or ancestry, marital status, parental status, sexual orientation, disability or veteran status.

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