Off Campus Crew Leader

Job description

Vacancy Number: S00752

Working Title: Off Campus Crew Leader

Career Band Title: Horticulture/Grounds Technician

Location of Workplace: Main UNCW Campus

Competency Level: Journey

Brief Summary of Work for this Position:

Performs skilled grounds management to include managing a crew to perform various functions for the University. Functions such as edging, pruning, mowing, general manicuring of all privatized housing areas, parking lot maintenance, trash pick-up and other associated duties as needed. Functions as a working crew leader for the landscaping of new areas and general grounds maintenance of improved land areas directing landscape employees in daily functions as scheduled.

N.C. Minimum Required Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities:

High school diploma or equivalency and demonstrated possession of the competencies necessary to perform the work; or an equivalent combination of training and experience. Requires North Carolina Pesticide License.

Additional knowledge, skills, and abilities required to perform the essential functions of the position:

A working knowledge of landscape maintenance and ability to operate large and small equipment

Must demonstrate good verbal communication skills to effectively communicate information to coworkers as well as provide information to the general public in a courteous and informed manner

Must demonstrate an understanding of the safe and proper handling of equipment and machinery associated with landscape functions

Preferred education, professional skills, and experience:

Ability to direct and learn new skills while on the job

Demonstrated understanding of the mixing and application of pesticides and herbicides

Ability to identify potential issues and notify appropriate parties

Ability to guide and oversee the work of others and communicate issues and directives

Requires minimum of 2 years experience or equivalent education from a Horticulture/Turf based-program

Mastered qualifications to meet the Advanced level for Environmental Service Technician

Certifications or licensure required to perform the essential functions of the position:

Valid NC Drivers’ License

NCDA Turf & Ornamental pesticide license

Recruitment Range: $28,500 - $30,000

NC Salary Grade Equivalency: 58

Hours Per Week: 1.0 (40 hours per week)

Months Per Year: 12 Months

Work Days: Monday - Friday

Work Hours: 6:00AM - 3:30PM

Position Number: 1887

Job Posting Date: 05/15/2018

Posting Close Date: 05/29/2018

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.




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Job No: S00752
Posted: 5/15/2018
Application Due: 5/29/2018
Work Type:
Salary: $28,500 - $30,000