JOB NO.: 106497-US
Work Type: Staff-Full Time
Department: FP&M/PP SERVICES/CUSTODIAL
Categories: Agricultural, Animal, Biological and Life Sciences, Custodial, Facilities, Skilled Trades, Maintenance, Natural Resources, Environmental Sciences, Plant Sciences
Employment Class: University Staff-Ongoing
Position Vacancy ID: 106497
Working Title: GROUNDSKEEPER
Official Title: GROUNDSKEEPER(91050)
Hiring Department: A717022-FACILITIES PLNG AND MGMT/PP SERVICES/CUSTODIAL
Term: This is an Ongoing appointment
Under the general supervision of the Buildings/Grounds Supervisor this Groundskeeper position is responsible for dependable lawn maintenance, and acts as a lead person over student and limited term employees. Operate tractor driven rotary mowers and related landscaping equipment. Use and maintain various types of grounds equipment (endloaders, skidloaders, lawn mowers, lawn vacuums, tractor brooms, snow plows, sidewalk, chain saws, chipper, sanders, and road sanders.)
The University of Wisconsin-Madison, Physical Plant, is committed to the highest standards of customer relations principles for its customers, fellow staff members, students, and visitors. Staff will serve as role models by practicing exemplary behaviors when working with customers and fellow staff members.
Work Schedule: 7:00 am - 3:30 pm, Mon-Friday, 30-Min unpaid break
Instructions to applicants:
Please click on the "Apply Now" button to start the application process. You will be asked to upload a copy of your cover letter and resume.
In your cover letter please describe your experience with:
1. Working outdoors
2. Motorized equipment
4. Snow removal experience
Starting pay is based on experience and qualifications, with a minimum starting rate of $13.83 an hour.
Additional Link: Full Position Details
NOTE: A Probationary Period will be Required
The University of Wisconsin is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer.
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Advertised: Oct 30 2018 Central Daylight Time
Application Close: Nov 20 2018 11:55 PM Central Standard Time