Labor Aide/Off-Campus

Job description

Job no: 698195
Work type: Support Staff
Pay Grade: 00
Major Administrative Unit / College: College Of Agriculture And Nat Resources
Department: Kellogg Biological Station Ag Nat Res 10002500
Sub Area: 1585- Service Maint.
Salary: Pay Commensurate with Experience
Location: In State
Categories: Temporary
Position Summary(Basic Job Function)

This is a temporary or on-call position. Provides food service, custodial, general labor or maintenance support for departments located off-campus (outside of the Greater Lansing area) Term: Temps can work two (2) nine (9) month terms with a week break in service in between and at the end of the second term terminate for three (3) months or switch to an on-call. On-Call allowed to work 1039 hours in any twelve (12) month period.

Unit Position Summary

Feeding and caring for animals and fetching of attention cows. Cleaning and maintenance of Automated Milking Systems. Weighing and sampling of crops as well as pasture measurements. Fence construction and repair. Facilities repair as needed. Cleaning of equipment and facilities as needed. This position requires working on some weekends, likely with on call hours.

Desired Qualifications

-Large Animal Experience

-Farm Equipment operating experience

-Ability to work with various computer programs

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, age, disability or protected veteran status.

Work Hours


Summary of Health Risks

Exposure to Large Animals, Possible Exposure to Inclement Weather

Summary of Physical Demands

May require lifting 50 pounds or more and/or carrying of objects weighing 25 pounds or more

Advertised: Mar 30, 2021 Eastern Daylight Time
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Posted: 4/1/2021
Application Due: 6/30/2021
Work Type: Full Time