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Requisition Number:

Department: 3909950101-Landscape & Ground Maintenanc

Position Type:

Position Status: Full-Time

Position Summary:
Facilities Services. The Mason uses bricks, concrete blocks, and natural stones to build fences, walkways, walls and other structures throughout the University.

Essential Functions

  • Lays brick and concrete blocks of all sizes.
  • Cuts out, removes and replaces existing brick and/or block.
  • Measures distances to determine vertical and horizontal alignments on working surface to layout work.
  • Applies and spreads layers of mortar that serves as base and binder for brick using trowel.
  • Breaks bricks and blocks to fit spaces too small for whole brick or varying sizes of blocks.
  • Pours concrete and installs bollards, bike racks, sign bases and trench drains.
  • Performs repairs and installs to paver systems.

    Georgia Southern University is a Tobacco Free Campus.

    Minimum Education Required:
    High School Diploma or equivalent; three or more months of post-secondary education

    Could a level of job-related experience higher than the minimum required for the position substitute for the minimum level of education?: Yes

    Minimum Experience Required:
    Two or more years of related work experience

    Could a level of education higher than the minimum required for the position substitute for the minimum level of job-related experience?: Yes

    Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
    Effective communication (verbal and written), organization and human relations skills; ability to work well in a diverse environment; proficiency with computer and Microsoft Office Applications software including word processing, spreadsheets, and databases; successful completion of background investigation prior to employment.

    Preferred Education:

    Preferred Experience::

    Salary Range: Commensurate with experience

    Job Open Date: 03/05/2018

    Job Closing Date: 3/23/2018

    Special Instructions Summary:

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    Georgia Southern University provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, religion, age, veteran status, political affiliation, or disability. Individuals in need of reasonable accommodations under the Americans with Disabilities Act to participate in the search process should notify Human Resources: (912) 478-5468 or HR-TDD: (912) 478-0791.





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    Job No:
    Posted: 3/6/2018
    Application Due: 3/26/2018
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