POOL-Temporary Landscape Worker - 11377BR

POOL-Temporary Landscape Worker

Department: 
Central Operations & Maint.
Location/Division: 
University of Kansas - Lawrence
Reg/Temp: 
Temporary
Employee Class: 
U-Unclassified Professional Staff

Position Overview

This is a temporary position and is responsible for performing manual work in the support of maintenance tasks and activities in grounds keeping. Work involves the installation and maintenance of plant materials in a variety of Campus environments, locations, and settings. The work includes participation in planting, pruning, general maintenance, and other elements of the full range of horticultural work, including the operation of mechanized equipment. May be required on occasion to work with a variety of skilled-trades craft workers.

Job Description

  1. Mows turf areas with hand and riding mowers. Operates weed-eaters, and edgers in finish work on turf prior to and after mowing. Assists in the laying of sod. Assists in the seeding of turf.
  2. General: Plants flower-beds. Rakes leaves. Rakes grass, removes weeds from flower-beds. Waters flower-beds, pick-up trash, dig holes, moves loads and otherwise assists in the planting. Operates leaf vacuums. Performs detailed weed and trash cleaning.
  3. Other duties as assigned.

Required Qualifications

None

Position Requirements:
  1. Reach, grasp, carry, lift and place heavy loads with or without accommodation.
  2. Operate mower, line trimmer and other lawn equipment.
  3. Work in extreme weather conditions.

Preferred Qualifications

Some experience with grounds or horticultural work.

Additional Candidate Instructions

Complete the online application at employment.ku.edu/staff/11377BR.
Review of applications begins Monday, March 26, 2018 and will continue until positions are filled.

Contact Information to Applicants

Mike Lang, 785-864-1115, mflang@ku.edu

Advertised Salary Range

11.00

Application Review Begins

26-Mar-2018

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Posting Information
Posting ID:
11377BR
Department:
Central Operations & Maint.
Location/Division:
University of Kansas - Lawrence
Reg/Temp:
Temporary
Employee Class:
U-Unclassified Professional Staff
Application Review Begins:
26-Mar-2018
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