Landscaper

Location
Wilmington, North Carolina
Salary
$25,000 - $26,500
Posted
Oct 03, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Vacancy Number: S00633
Working Title: Landscaper
Career Band Title: Bldg Environmental Technician
Location of Workplace: Main UNCW Campus
Competency Level: Advanced

Essential functions of this position:
To function as 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:
Any agricultural background will assist, also any 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: $25,000 - $26,500
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: 7506
Job Posting Date: 10/03/2017
Posting Close Date: 10/18/2017

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