Senior Building and Grounds

HR-Functional Job Title

Senior Building and Grounds Assistant
Senior Building and Grounds Specialist

HDRBS Department Job Title

Facility and Maintenance Technician


Performance Evaluation: Current, satisfactory (annually)

Approved Learning Opportunities

Academic Courses

Our list of academic courses is approved for all job enrichment participants in any curriculum. If you complete similar courses, of similar title, at other institutions, we can review them for possible approval.

American Management Association Self-Study Courses

Our list of American Management Association Courses is approved for job enrichment participants in this curriculum.

Custodial Management Institute

Custodial Technician Handbook Basic: 125 points
Custodial Technician Handbook Advanced: 125 points

Educational Institute (HDRBS only)

Hospitality Industry Financial Accounting: 24 points
Hospitality Today: An Introduction: 24 points
Leadership and Management in the Hospitality Industry: 24 points
Managing Housekeeping Operations: 24 points
Marketing in the Hospitality Industry: 24 points
Revenue Management: Maximizing Revenue in Hospitality Operations: 24 points
Security and Loss Prevention Management: 24 points
Supervision in the Hospitality Industry: 24 points

Individual Development Workshops

Individual Development Workshops are designed to all faculty and staff at all levels within the University who are interested in developing skills for professional growth. Registration is required for participation.

Please check our calendar often, as sessions are added frequently. Please note in order to receive credit for these workshops, participants are expected to be present for the entire duration.

Non-Academic, University-Sponsored Learning Opportunities

The non-academic, university-sponsored learning opportunities can change from year to year. As a result, the points you can earn from completing them varies. Please contact your Job Enrichment Administrator for the points awarded for each of the following.

Confucius Institute Training: Conversational Chinese Class I
Confucius Institute Training: Conversational Chinese Class II
Confucius Institute Training: Basic Chinese Culture
Confucius Institute Training: Understanding MU Chinese Students
Disability Awareness Training
Green Zone Training
Mental Health First Aid
M.I.A.M.I. Women in Leadership Symposium
Safe Zone Training
SATSS Annual Conference


Skillport offers extensive online learning opportunities, sponsored by Human Resources Staff Development.

TPC Courses

107 Hand Tools (HDRBS Only): 15 points
108 Portable Power Tools (HDRBS Only): 15 points
109 Industrial Safety and Health (HDRBS Only): 18 points
201 Basic Electricity and Electronics (HDRBS Only): 15 points
301 Basic Mechanics (HDRBS Only): 15 points
367 Plumbing Systems Maintenance (HDRBS Only): 15 points
376 Energy Conservation Basics (HDRBS Only): 8 points
377 Energy Losses in Buildings (HDRBS Only): 8 points
378 Heating/Cooling System Efficiency (HDRBS Only): 8 points
380 Electrical Energy Conservation (HDRBS Only): 8 points
431 The Refrigeration Cycle (HDRBS Only): 8 points
433 Compressors (HDRBS Only): 11 points
439 System Troubleshooting (HDRBS Only): 8 points
451 Cleaning Chemicals: 8 points
452 Floor and Floor Care Equipment: 8 points
453 Maintaining Floors and Other Surfaces: 9 points
454 Restroom Care: 8 points
455 Carpet and Upholstery Care: 8 points
901 Maintenance Organization (HDRBS Only): 11 points
903 Implementing Preventative Maintenance: 8 points
905 Effective Communication for Supervisors: 11 points