Grounds Maintenance Worker
Advertising/Posting Title Grounds Maintenance Worker Diversity Statement The University is especially interested in candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of the institution. Applicants are encouraged to include in their cover letter information about how they will further this goal. Posting Summary
Maintain campus landscape including all ornamental plantings, minor pruning and shearing of trees and shrubs, turf, athletic fields, sidewalks, roadways and parking lots. Assist with the maintenance of irrigation systems. Assist with furniture/equipment moving. Access information utilizing appropriate computer software programs. Promote a work place that encourages safety within the Shop and field. Operate a University vehicle. Reports to a Maintenance Operations Supervisor and requires active engagement in learning and practicing principles of social justice and inclusion, environmental sustainability and delivering great customer experience.
Minimum Qualifications (or equivalent combination of education and experience)
High School Diploma and one year of experience to include landscape maintenance experience and plowing experience/equipment operation required. Computer skills. Valid driver's license and driver's check required. Specific physical requirements may apply based on job functions. Initial employment contingent upon successful completion of physical screening Must wear Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) while performing specific job tasks.
Demonstrate an ongoing commitment to workplace diversity, sustainability and delivering exceptional value and great experience to customers.
Special Conditions Bargaining Unit Position - United Electrical Workers, A probationary period may be required, Occasional overtime/weekend hours required, A probationary period may be required for current UVM employees, 40 hour work week Category Job Type FLSA Non-Exempt Hiring Min (Represents full-time (12 months, 1.0 FTE) equivalent salary. Must be prorated for jobs less than 12 months or 1.0FTE (Salary/12 x # of months x FTE)) 11.60 Payband Max (Represents full-time (12 months, 1.0 FTE) equivalent salary. Must be prorated for jobs less than 12 months or 1.0FTE (Salary/12 x # of months x FTE)) 19.72 Staff Hiring Band Staff Union Code UE
Position will be posted for a minimum of one week, after which it is subject to removal without notice.
Job Open Date 04/03/2017 Job Close Date (Jobs close at 11:59 PM EST.) Open Until Filled No
Position Title Grounds Maintenance Worker Posting Number S1048PO Department Physical Plant Dept/11700 Position Number 001667 Employee FTE 1.0 Employee Term 12
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