Student Worker

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Student Worker


Vet Med Facilities

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.

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Athens Area

EOO 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. Persons needing accommodations or assistance with the accessibility of materials related to this search are encouraged to contact Central HR ([email protected]).

Classification Title:

Student Assistant





Position Summary:

•Landscaping of pastures with use of both riding and push lawn mowers, tractors, weed eaters, etc…
•Repair and construction associated with farm property including building of cattle and horse fencing and handling facilities.
•Assist in the movement and installation of equipment for various departments of the College of Veterinary Medicine.
•Assist with the set up associated with various events held by the college and its affiliates.
•Complete mail run and delivery
•Be willing to work some of the home football games to assist CVM staff with monitoring traffic in and out of the CVM campus.

Relevant/Preferred Education, Experience, Licensure, Certification in Position:

•Work associated with an agricultural operation: livestock, crop production.
•Experience operating farm equipment or other heavy machinery.
•Experience with landscaping or lawn management.
•Experience in any of the associated trades: carpentry, electrical, plumbing, etc…
•Experience with the operation of power tools.

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and/or Competencies :

•WIll perform tasks unsupervised and as instructed.
•Have good communication and collaborative skills.

Physical Demands:

Lift approximately 50 pounds. May work in adverse weather conditions (heat and cold).

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Does this position have Security Access (e.g., public safety, IT security, personnel records, patient records, or access to chemicals and medications):





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Posted: 11/10/2020
Application Due: 1/9/2021
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