Grounds Worker

Wilmington, North Carolina
$24,443 - $24,908
May 17, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Vacancy Number: S00534
Working Title: Grounds Worker
Career Band Title: Bldg Environmental Technician
Location of Workplace: Main UNCW Campus
Competency Level: Journey

Essential functions of this position:
To function as an employee of the Landscape Services Section, to perform general grounds maintenance to include trash pickup, new landscaping, irrigation repair, edging, pruning, mowing, general manicuring of all campus properties, parking lot maintenance 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.
Position is also considered a part of essential personnel who can be asked to work outside of normal schedule due to emergency events or weather crisis.

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:
Ability to follow directions and learn new skills while on the job

Preferred education, professional skills and experience:
A working knowledge of landscape maintenance and ability to operate large and small equipment
An agricultural background is helpful; also any background in maintenance of equipment, sidewalks and roadways is also helpful

Certifications or licensure required to perform the essential functions of the position:
NC Drivers’ License
NC Pest Control License

Recruitment Range: $24,443 - $24,908
NC Salary Grade Equivalency: 53
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: 7110
Job Posting Date: 05/17/2017
Job Closing Date: 05/31/2017

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.

For more info/to apply visit Applications must be submitted through the online application system to be considered.

This position is being recruited at the Journey 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.

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