Grounds Keeper II

Job description

Posting Number:

S05914P

Working Title:

Grounds Keeper II

Department:

Athletics Grounds

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 (https://www.uga.edu/). 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 7,700 full-time staff. The University’s enrollment exceeds 39,000 students including over 30,000 undergraduates and over 9,000 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.

Posting Type:

External

Retirement Plan:

TRS

Employment Type:

Employee

Benefits Eligibility:

Benefits Eligible

Full/Part time:

Full Time

Additional Schedule Information:

Hours will vary based on assigned facility. Ability to work some nights and weekends.

Advertised Salary:

$25,175 - $27,000

Posting Date:

04/02/2021

Open until filled:

No

Closing Date:

04/30/2021

Proposed Starting Date:

05/01/2021

Location of Vacancy:

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

Classification Title:

Service/Maintenance Worker

Job Family:

Trades

FTE:

1.0

Minimum Qualifications:

Requires are least a high school diploma or equivalent. Please contact your Human Resources office for an evaluation of education/experience in lieu of the required minimum qualifications.

Position Summary:

Responsible for maintaining the grounds keeping unit of the Athletic Association

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and/or Competencies:

Understand verbal and written instructions, and work under adverse weather conditions at times. Solve practical problems and manage random issues.

Physical Demands:

Lifting heavy objects, stooping, bending, standing for long periods of time. Lift approximately 50 lbs and over 100 lbs with assistance from crew. Stoop, squat, operate lawn mower, edger, blower, aerifier, roller, irrigation controllers, etc. Work in both hot and cold climates.

Is driving a responsibility of this position?:

Yes

Is this a Position of Trust?:

No

Does this position have operation, access, or control of financial resources?:

No

Does this position require a P-Card? :

No

Is having a P-Card an essential function of this position? :

No

Does this position have direct interaction or care of children under the age of 18 or direct patient care?:

No

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

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.

Duties/Responsibilities:

Daily maintenance of designated playing surfaces including mowing and irrigating.

Percentage of time:

40

Duties/Responsibilities:

Assist with game day painting at designated areas. Coordinate painting of event, practice, and meet areas

Percentage of time:

15

Duties/Responsibilities:

Assist with maintenance of common areas.

Percentage of time:

15

Duties/Responsibilities:

Assist with game day setup for assigned sports

Percentage of time:

10

Duties/Responsibilities:

Assist Director of Sports Turf with fertilizer applications.

Percentage of time:

10

Duties/Responsibilities:

Assist with post game care of playing surfaces at designated areas (filling divots, removal of team benches and dog house).

Percentage of time:

5

Duties/Responsibilities:

Perform other related work as assigned by the Director of Sports Turf and the Assistant Athletic Director for Facility Operations.

Percentage of time:

5

 

 

 

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Posted: 4/3/2021
Application Due: 7/2/2021
Work Type: Full Time
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