Working Position Title:Grounds Worker Position Title:Civil Service Extra Help- Grounds Worker (15368) (Multiple Vacancies) Department:724260 - Facilities Management Job Posting Description:
The Department of Facilities Management at Southern Illinois University (SIUE) is currently seeking applicants for multiple Grounds Worker positions. This position will assist the Grounds department in maintaining the Edwardsville campus grounds by weed eating, mowing, weeding, etc.
To Apply for this Vacancy:
This position is a current Civil Service Extra Help vacancy at Southern Illinois University Edwardsville. This is a temporary position at the University and do not offer benefits. Hours/days of work may vary based on department need.
When applying through the HireTouch system, please be sure to complete all updated 2023 forms that are attached to the job located under your Applicant Profile box (refresh browser if needed).
Applicants must submit an updated and complete SIUE Application, which must include complete employment history, through HireTouch. Your application should reflect a thorough list of relevant skills and experience related to the minimum qualifications listed for this position. If the Civil Service application is incomplete you will not be considered for the position as our office will be unable to evaluate your submission to determine if you possess the required minimum qualifications.
If qualifying by education or to qualify for a required educational prerequisite, you must submit your transcripts, including those for SIUE, at the time of application. Please submit any other licenses or certifications related to the position at the time of application.
Applicants will be subject to a background check and/or drug screening prior to an offer of employment. For more information, please visit the Office of Human Resources website at www.siue.edu/human-resources or call 618-650-2190.
Minimum Acceptable Qualifications:
-High school diploma or equivalent.
-Any one or combination totaling six (6) months from the categories below:
Coursework or vocational training in horticulture, landscaping, or a closely related field, as measured by the following conversion table or its proportional equivalent:
Fifteen (15) semester hours equals six (6) months
Work experience in grounds maintenance, landscape maintenance, nursery, agriculture work, grounds construction, and/or tending to lawns, turfs, trees, flowers, bushes or other shrubberies, ornamental plants, and other grounds-related work.
-Valid/current driver’s license as required by the State of Illinois for the type of motor vehicles(s) to be operated by the incumbent.
Posting Salary:$16.96 Hourly Location:SIU Edwardsville Main Campus Posting Start Date:05/18/2023