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Temporary - Grounds/Turf Worker

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Position Information

Job Title Temporary - Grounds/Turf Worker
Department Maintenance of Grounds - 40340
Pay Grade
Job Category Temporary
Job Summary

Applicants may apply to this posting if they are interested in being included in a pool of applicants who will accept a temporary grounds worker assignment. Applicants will be contacted directly by the Facilities Department when temporary help is needed. Employees in this class are under general supervision. Work performed in maintenance of a golf course, sports fields, and campus grounds. Performing tasks of an unskilled or semi-skilled nature; operate, clean, maintain/operate associated grounds/horticultural equipment; remove debris; and other related work as required.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

Knowledge of materials and equipment used in turf and grounds maintenance. Knowledge of occupational hazards and safety precautions. Ability to carry out oral and written instructions. Ability to perform heavy manual labor for extended periods of time. Ability to work a 7.5 hour shift any day of the week.

Required Qualifications

Experience in golf course, athletic fields, grounds, or horticultural maintenance preferred. Required to possess and maintain a valid Driver License. Must be able to perform repetitive lifting, bending, stooping, kneelingl, and climb ladders routinely.

Preferred Qualifications

Posting Detail Information

Posting Number SS00003P
Is this position subject to a criminal background check? No
Is any part of the funding for this posting coming from a grant or outside funding source? No
Open Date 01/01/2017
Close Date 12/31/2017
Open Until Filled
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