University of North Texas - Facility Maintenance Worker II - Recycler

Jul 28, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
The Facilities Department at the University of North Texas is seeking to hire a Recycler in the Grounds Maintenance Department to join their team. This position is responsible for collection and processing of campus solid waste (trash and recycling). Responsibilities include but are not limited to: * Collects recyclable material and trash from campus within time frame and schedule set by Recycling Coordinator.* Demonstrates and applies working knowledge of recycling materials and procedures, best practices acquired through experience and training. * Completes tasks given, such as work orders and special events on campus in an efficient manner, within time frame given. * Assists in Grounds or irrigation tasks as needed.* All other duties as assigned.The University of North Texas System is firmly committed to equal opportunity and does not permit - and takes actions to prevent - discrimination, harassment (including sexual violence), and retaliation on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, family status, genetic information, citizenship or veteran status in its application and admission processes, educational programs and activities, facilities, and employment practices. The University of North Texas System immediately investigates and takes remedial action when appropriate. The University of North Texas System also takes actions to prevent retaliation against individuals who oppose a discriminatory practice, file a charge, or testify, assist or participate in an investigative proceeding or hearing. The successful candidate will possess one year of general working experience. The following knowledge, skills, and abilities are required:* Ability to follow oral and written instructions.* Ability to keep records and complete forms accurately.* Ability to apply mathematical concepts to complete tasks (example: measuring).* Sufficient knowledge of proper use of equipment.* Physical ability to perform work involving standing, stooping, operating equipment, and lifting of materials and equipment.* Knowledge of appropriate safety and security precautions appropriate to work performed.* Valid driver's license and ability to drive a vehicle, and maintain coverage under University auto insurance policy, if required to drive University vehicles.