STEPS Farm Maintenance Technician

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Job Title:

STEPS Farm Maintenance Technician

Requisition Number:


Department Name:

81270:Research Farms

Work Location:

Lexington, KY

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Physical Requirements:

Requires heavy lifting, pushing or pulling of objects over 50 pounds.


Monday-Friday, 8:00 am-4:30 pm (37.5 hours a week); and occasional overtime required.

Job Summary:

The person in this position performs duties and tasks related to the operation, maintenance and repair of the Little Research Center; specifically vehicle/equipment service, maintenance and repairs. Further, the person provides support for the crops production program, research programs and assists with facilities maintenance.

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University Community of Inclusion:

The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.




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Job No:
Posted: 1/15/2021
Application Due: 2/2/2021
Work Type: Full Time