Grounds Keeper Assistant - NBE

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Posting Number S02581P Working Title Grounds Keeper Assistant - NBE Department Griffin Academic Programs About the University of Georgia

The University of Georgia (UGA), a land-grant and sea-grant university with statewide commitments and responsibilities is the state’s oldest, most comprehensive, and most diversified institution of higher education ( UGA is currently ranked among the top 20 public universities in U.S. News & World Report. The University’s main campus is located in Athens, approximately 65 miles northeast of Atlanta, with extended campuses in Atlanta, Griffin, Gwinnett, and Tifton. UGA was founded in 1785 by the Georgia General Assembly as the first state-chartered University in the country. UGA employs approximately 1,800 full-time instructional faculty and more than 7,600 full-time staff. The University’s enrollment exceeds 36,000 students including over 27,500 undergraduates and over 8,500 graduate and professional students. Academic programs reside in 17 schools and colleges, as well as a medical partnership with Augusta University housed on the UGA Health Sciences Campus in Athens.

About the College/Unit/Department College/Unit/Department website Posting Type Internal (PEP) Retirement Plan TRS Employment Type Employee Benefits Eligibility Non-Benefits Eligible Full/Part time Part Time Work Schedule Additional Schedule Information

Monday – Friday, 7:00 am – 4:00 pm.

Advertised Salary $9 to $12 per hour Posting Date 02/14/2019 Open until filled No Closing Date 02/22/2019 Proposed Starting Date 03/11/2019 Special Instructions to Applicants

Work is in Griffin, GA.

Location of Vacancy Griffin Area EEO Policy Statement

The University of Georgia is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, ethnicity, age, genetic information, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation or protected veteran status.

Position Information

Classification Title Service/Maintenance Worker Pay Grade FLSA Job Family FTE 0.49 Minimum Qualifications

Requires technical knowledge in the field acquired through an apprenticeship, a 2-year degree, or professional certificate. Please contact your Human Resources office for an evaluation of education/experience in lieu of the required minimum qualificaitons.

Preferred Qualifications

Experience maintaining landscape grounds and equipment and working in outside adverse weather.

Position Summary

Under supervision this position will provide assistance with maintenance of the grounds on the UGA Griffin Campus. Work includes planting flower beds and shrubs and trees; mowing grass; spraying pesticides; trimming shrubs and other jobs as required.

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and/or Competencies

Must be able to follow instructions and and have some work experience with grounds maintenance and maintenance equipment.

Physical Demands

Working outside under adverse weather conditions; heavy lifting; digging; stooping; squatting; walking, climbing, hands above head; proper use and operations of landscape equipment.

Is driving required to perform essential duties outlined in this position? (This does not include infrequent trips) The successful candidate would have to provide proof that s/he has a valid driver's license when offered employment. Does this position have financial responsibilities? No Does this position require a P-Card? No Is having a P-Card an essential function of this position? No Credit and P-Card policy

Be advised a credit check will be required for all positions with financial responsibilities. For additional information about the credit check criteria, visit the UGA Credit Background Check website.



Under supervision this position will provide assistance with maintenance of the grounds on the UGA Griffin Campus. Work includes planting flower beds and shrubs and trees; mulching; irrigating; weed management; mowing grass; spraying pesticides; leaf removal; trimming shrubs and other jobs as required.

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      Posted: 2/16/2019
      Application Due: 2/25/2019
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