UTS - Temporary Horticultural Specialist at NC State
TemporaryEssential Job Duties:
The primary purpose of the position is to provide grounds maintenance services for Grounds Management. The Horticultural Specialist serves as a member of a grounds maintenance crew providing high-level management and aesthetic quality to the landscape on campus within a designated campus zone. This position also assists with the annual and perennial planting activities, mulching, weeding, debris removal, bed preparation, pruning, and sanitation.Is Time Limited:
NoJob City & State:
Raleigh, NCClassification Title:
UTS - Temporary Horticultural Specialist at NC StateWork Schedule:
6 AM - 2:45 PM, Monday - FridayMinimum Experience/Education:
High school diploma or equivalency; or demonstrated possession of the competencies necessary to perform the work.Department Required Skills:
-Knowledge of landscaping and sanitation practices.
-Operate mowers, blowers, and other landscape equipment.
-Must be able to lift up to 60 pounds with or without reasonable accommodations
-Three to five years of experience in grounds maintenance.
-Knowledge of plant care and light equipment repair and maintenance.
NC Drivers LicensesValid NC Driver's License required?:
YesCommercial Driver's License Required?:
NoAnticipated Hiring Range:
$18.00 per hourJob Open Date:
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