Grounds Keeper - StudentDepartment:
Athletics-GroundsAbout 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 15 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 18 schools and colleges, as well as a medical partnership with Augusta University housed on the UGA Health Sciences Campus in Athens.Employment Type:
EmployeeAnticipated Start Date:
07/14/2021Open Until Filled:
YesLocation of Vacancy:
Athens Area EOO 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]).Duties/Responsibilities:
Assist with daily maintenance of playing surfaces at various athletic facilities including mowing, irrigating, and traveling to the various athletic facilities.Percentage of time:
Assist with maintenance of common areas at athletic facilities.
Assist with game day setup for various sporting events.
Assist with fertilizer applications at various athletic fields.
Assist with painting playing field at Sanford Stadium and other athletic facilities for practice and games.
Assist with post game care of playing surfaces at Sanford Stadium (filling divots, removal of team benches and dog house).
Performs other related work as required.
Maintain the grounds and commons areas for Athletic facilities.Physical Demands:
Stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle, feel, bend, stoop; and reach with hands and arms. Sit and talk or hear. Frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Close and distance vision, and peripheral vision. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate, but escalates to high during practice and athletic competitions.Is this a Position of Trust?:
NoDoes this position have operation, access, or control of financial resources? :
NoDoes this position require a P-Card? :
NoIs having a P-Card an essential function of this position? :
NoIs driving a requirement of this position?:
YesDoes this position have direct interaction or care of children under the age of 18 or direct patient care?:
NoDoes this position have Security Access (e.g., public safety, IT security, personnel records, patient records, or access to chemicals and medications):