FWS Spring 2021, Ecological Maintenance

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Job Title:

FWS Spring 2021, Ecological Maintenance

Requisition Number:


Department Name:

1B531:Federal Work Study

Work Location:

Biology Building 101 Morgan Building 0225

Salary Range:

$8.25 - $9.60

Type of Position:


Position Time Status :


Required Education:

Must be a currently enrolled UK student and ELIGIBLE FOR FEDERAL WORK-STUDY. Some college coursework.

Required Related Experience:


Required License/Registration/Certification:


Physical Requirements:

Must be physically fit sufficient for hauling, lifting, walking outdoors in summer.


Flexible but need to coordinate with supervisor.

Job Summary:

To assist with maintenance tasks at the Ecological Research and Education Center.
Includes cutting and hauling brush, removing invasive species, small construction projects, and some

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities:

Interested in outdoor work.

Preferred Majors:Biology, Forestry, Natural Resources

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? :


Preferred Education/Experience:

Must be a currently enrolled UK student and ELIGIBLE FOR FEDERAL WORK STUDY. Completed at least 1 year College, some experience with outdoor tools.

Deadline to Apply:


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: 5/1/2021
Application Due: 5/11/2021
Work Type: Full Time