Student Work Study Wood Splitter - 9806BR

Student Work Study Wood Splitter

Department: 
Visual Art
Location/Division: 
Lawrence
Reg/Temp: 
Temporary
Employee Class: 
S-Student

Position Overview

This position will use a hydraulic wood splitter to split and stack wood neatly in a designated area for the Visual Art Department.

Willingness to work outside in various climatic conditions; ability to do physical labor, ability to lift 80 lbs. to waist height unaided; ability to roll and push large logs unaided; ability to maneuver wheeled, cantilevered log splitter up and down an incline unaided.

Job Description

The student will use a hydraulic wood splitter to split logs. Wood is expected to be split and stacked neatly in designated area, securing equipment and cleaning area at the end of each shift. Student must be willing to work outside in all weather with the exception of rain, snow, or extreme cold. Must be a self-starter and do well with minimal supervision.

Required Qualifications

  1. Must be eligible for Work Study as evidenced in application material
  2. Must be able to lift, push, roll and maneuver equipment and wood rounds unaided
  3. During the semester of the appointment, the student hourly must be enrolled in no fewer than 6 credit hours. For summer periods the student hourly must: 1) have been enrolled in no less than 6 hours in the past spring semester or 2) be pre-enrolled in upcoming fall semester in no less than 6 hours or 3) be enrolled in summer session or 4) be admitted to study in the upcoming fall semester. Student Hourlies may be undergraduate or graduate students. (Exceptions granted for GRA/GTA/GA appointments DO NOT apply to Student Hourly appointments)

Preferred Qualifications

  1. Familiarity with hydraulic splitters or similar equipment
  2. Familiarity with standard law care equipment

Additional Candidate Instructions

A complete application will include a cover letter and a resume or CV. Apply online and submit a letter describing your qualifications for this position. Only complete applications will be considered.

You must email Joe after you have completed an application stating that you have completed and that you have confirmed with The Financial Aid and Scholarship Office that you have or are eligible for Federal Work Study.

THIS IS A POOL POSTING. REVIEW OF APPLICATIONS WILL BE ONGOING AND HIRES WILL BE MADE AS NEEDED THROUGHOUT THE POSTING PERIOD WHICH ENDS 05/01/2018.

Contact Information to Applicants

Joseph Meinecke
joseph-Meinecke@ku.edu
785-864-8204

Advertised Salary Range

$7.65/hour

Anticipated Start Date

31-Aug-2017

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Posting Information
Posting ID:
9806BR
Department:
Visual Art
Location/Division:
Lawrence
Reg/Temp:
Temporary
Employee Class:
S-Student
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