Landscaper

Location
Wilmington, North Carolina
Salary
$26,500 - $26,898
Posted
May 15, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Vacancy Number: S00531
Working Title: Landscaper
Career Band Title: Bldg Environmental Technician
Location of Workplace: Main UNCW Campus
Competency Level: Advanced

Essential functions of this position:
This position will be an employee of the Landscape Services Section, to perform skilled grounds maintenance to include new landscaping, irrigation installation, edging, pruning, mowing, general manicuring of all privatized housing areas, parking lot maintenance, trash pick-up and other associated duties as determined by supervisor or administration. Also, to function as a working crew leader for the landscaping of new areas and general grounds maintenance of improved land areas.

N.C. Minimum Required Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities:
Some knowledge of cleaning procedures, ability to follow instructions and to perform medium to heavy physical work; or an equivalent combination of training and experience.

Additional knowledge, skills, and abilities required to perform the essential functions of the position:
Pesticide applicator’s license or the ability to obtain one within 90 days of employment

Preferred education, professional skills and experience:
Agricultural background preferred
Background in maintenance of equipment, sidewalks and roadways
Certified plantsman and the ability to operate large equipment
A working knowledge of landscape maintenance and ability to operate large and small equipment
Ability to follow directions and learn new skills while on the job
Completion of grammar school and one year related experience

Certifications or licensure required to perform the essential functions of the position:
Valid NC Driver’s License
NCDA Turf & Ornamental pesticide license

Recruitment Range: $26,500 - $26,898
NC Salary Grade Equivalency: 56
Hours Per Week: 1.0 (40 hours per week)
Months Per Year: 12 Months
Work Days: Monday - Friday
Work Hours: 6:30AM - 3:30PM
Position Number: 7066
Job Posting Date: 05/15/2017
Job Closing Date: 05/29/2017

Special Instructions:
PLEASE NOTE: To receive full consideration, please be sure you have fully completed the entire application before you apply for this position. Failure to answer all required questions will cause the system to disqualify your application. Due to the high interest in positions at UNCW, we are happy to answer any questions you may have regarding the position if selected for an interview. Thank you in advance for your understanding.

You will be required to attach a cover letter and resume to successfully apply for this position. To receive full consideration, please be sure you have completed the ‘Work History’ section of the application before you apply for this position.

For more info/to apply visit http://jobs.uncw.edu. Applications must be submitted through the online application system to be considered.

This position is being recruited at the Advanced level. If no applicants apply who meet the required competency and training & experience requirements, then management may consider other applicants. Salary would be determined based on competencies, equity, budget, and market considerations.

EEO Statement:
UNC Wilmington actively fosters a diverse and inclusive working and learning environment and is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified men and women from all racial, ethnic or other minority groups, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply.