Part Time Seasonal Grounds Worker
Company: Utah State University
Posted on: June 18, 2022
The successful applicant will help keep campus grounds in neat
and orderly condition by performing assigned duties. This is a
temporary, seasonal position beginning May 1, 2022 and ending
August 31, 2022.
+ Operate large power lawn mowers, edger, hand tools, and vehicles
associated with grounds maintenance and landscaping activities.
+ Operate and maintain water sprinkler systems and time clocks.
+ Maintain landscape and flower areas, remove debris from stairs
and sidewalks, rake leaves, and keep parking lots clean of
+ Other duties as assigned by supervisor.
+ Availability to work Monday thru Friday from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm
from May 1, 2022 to August 31, 2022.
+ Minimum of 2 years running lawn equipment or something
+ Ability to adapt to changing conditions or work assignments.
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
+ Exceptional listener and communicator who effectively conveys
information verbally and in writing.
+ Strong organizational skills.
+ Attention to detail.
+ Ability to effectively prioritize and juggle multiple
+ Ability to adapt to changing conditions or work assignments.
+ Excellent interpersonal abilities.
+ Cultural sensitivity and an ability to build rapport with a
diverse workforce in multicultural settings.
+ Team player who excels at building trusting relationships with
customers and co-workers.
+ Productive worker with solid work ethic who exerts effort in
successfully completing tasks.
+ Dependable, responsible contributor committed to excellence and
+ Self-starter who takes initiative with minimal supervision.
+ Willingness to learn new skills or techniques.
Along with the online application, please attach:
+ Resume to be uploaded at the beginning of your application in the
Candidate Profile under "Resume/CV"
**Document size may not exceed 10 MB.**
$11.00 per hour
The environment and physical requirements may change depending on
the specific function of the work each department performs.
Incumbents may be in both indoor and outdoor environments. Indoors,
in an office space, event space, or public space are protected from
weather conditions, but not necessarily from temperature changes.
Incumbents may nearly continuously sit and often use repetitive
hand motion (such as typing).
Outdoors, incumbents may not be protected from weather conditions
and may be exposed to extreme heat and extreme cold. Additionally,
indoor or outdoor work environments may include being confined or
in narrow spaces for periods of time. The incumbent may also be
exposed to loud noises or vibrations from equipment, and conditions
that may affect the respiratory system, such as fumes, odors,
dusts, mists, gases, and poor ventilation. Bending, crawling, and
crouching may be required. Incumbents may be required to lift,
push, and/or pull objects up to 50 pounds and be required to walk
and/or stand for long periods of time.
Utah State University (USU) was founded in 1888 and is Utah's
land-grant and space-grant university. USU is one of only 146
research institutions in the U.S. classified as R1 "very high
research activity" by the Carnegie Classification of Institutions
of Higher Education. As one of the two premier research
institutions in Utah, USU provides a high-quality education at an
affordable price. With its main campus in Logan, the university
serves approximately 27,500 students, including 24,255
undergraduates and 3,171 graduate students. USU Online has served
students from all 50 states and 55 countries for 25 years.
USU's statewide system features three residential campuses, 30
total campus locations, and 23 Extension education centers. The
university employees 903 full-time faculty members, 124 executive
administrators, and 1,649 full-time support staff. USU offers 115
undergraduate majors, as well as 91 master's and 42 doctoral
degrees. Learn more about USU.
A core characteristic of USU is engagement with communities and
people in economic development, improvements to quality of life,
and human capital. Through the practical application of knowledge,
the University and its faculty engage and share expertise with the
state, nation, and world, preserving the historical land-grant
tradition of partnering with communities to address critical
societal issues in the interest of the public good.
The USU main campus is located in beautiful Logan, Utah, a city of
about 50,000 situated in a picturesque mountain valley about 80
miles north of Salt Lake City. Outstanding recreational
opportunities abound in the nearby mountains and proximate
USU is sensitive to the needs of dual career couples and provides a
Dual Career Assistance program to support careers for partners who
are also seeking employment.
USU endeavors to provide reasonable accommodations to ensure equal
access in all aspects of employment to qualified persons with
disabilities. To request a reasonable accommodation for a
disability, please contact the university's ADA Coordinator in the
Human Resource office at 435-797-0122 or submit a request at
USU Land Acknowledgment
Please visit our website to learn about Utah State's land
acknowledgment of the eight tribes of Utah.
Notice of Non-discrimination
In its programs and activities, including in admissions and
employment, Utah State University does not discriminate or tolerate
discrimination, including harassment, based on race, color,
religion, sex, national origin, age, genetic information, sexual
orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, status as a
protected veteran, or any other status protected by University
policy, Title IX, or any other federal, state, or local law.
The following individuals have been designated to handle inquiries
regarding the application of Title IX and its implementing
regulations and/or USU's non-discrimination policies:
Executive Director of the Office of Equity Matthew Pinner,
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Title IX Coordinator Hilary Renshaw, firstname.lastname@example.org, Old Main Rm.
For further information regarding non-discrimination, please visit
https://equity.usu.edu/, or contact:
U.S. Department of Education, Office of Assistant Secretary for
Civil Rights, 800-421-3481, OCR@ed.gov
U.S. Department of Education, Denver Regional Office, 303-844-5695,
Requisition ID: 2022-5229
Street: 451 E 400 N
Job Classification: Non-Benefited
Percent of Time or Hours per Week: 29 hours per week
Name: USU Eastern
Name: USU Eastern-Campus Operations
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