Grounds Worker

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Job Title:

Grounds Worker

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Department Name:

3CP07:Phys Plt-Grounds Services

Work Location:

Lexington, KY

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Physical Requirements:

Lifting, pushing, or pulling of objects up to 50 lbs


Days [7:00 – 3:45]

Job Summary:

The person in this position must be physically able to carry out basic grounds duties that include but are not limited to: mowing, trimming, and weed eating areas on
campus. Depending on seasonal conditions, will rake leaves, salt sidewalks,
and shovel snow. Most duties require bending, stooping, squatting, pushing,
pulling, and lifting an average weight of 25-50 pounds. Frequent daily contact
with building occupants requires an ability to project a neat and clean
appearance and have the ability to establish good working relationships with
faculty, staff, and students

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