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Please see Special Instructions for more details. Applicants
must include in their online resume the following information: 1)
Employment history: name of company, period employed (from
month/year to month/year), job title, summary of job duties and 2)
Education: school name, degree type, and major.
Posting Number S02580P
Position Title Groundskeeper I (S02580P)
Department Facilities Mgmt_Grounds
Job Family Facilities/Construction
Position Status Full-time
Work Hours Standard
Open to External and Internal
Salary Salary is commensurate based on qualifications and
Duration Funding expected to continue
Pay Basis Hourly
Benefits Eligible Yes
This position provides routine semi-skilled work in the care and
culture of lawns, plants, and flowers and the maintenance of the
grounds. Responsibilities include the care and culture of plants,
hedges, grass, trees, and general maintenance of grounds.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
Performs a combination, but not necessarily all, of the
following duties: Cuts grass, using a hand mover, or power mower.
Maintains lawns by planting, cultivating and watering grass. The
individual will be required to cultivate, prune, trim, transplant,
fertilize and water shrubbery, hedges and trees. Grades and
prepares ground for planting, plants and maintains flower beds,
removes leaves and rubbish from grounds, watches for pests,
diseases, or other deteriorating agents, and cuts weeds and brush.
Keeps grounds clean and reports broken or leaking hydrants, and
faulty sprinkler system equipment. Cleans, and cares for tools,
equipment, materials, and supplies used in grounds keeping. Works
in greenhouse and nursery. Assists in maintenance of indoor plants.
Assists with other departmental activities when needed. Performs
other duties as assigned.
Completion of the sixth (6) grade with no additional experience
Ability to properly care for lawns, shrubs, etc., and pay close
attention in operating equipment. Ability to operate tractors,
cultivators, edger's, power mowers, pesticide application
equipment, and other equipment used in grounds maintenance.
Alertness and careful attention is required to avoid injury to self
and to others.
Special Conditions for Eligibility
UTA is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action institution.
Minorities, women, veterans and persons with disabilities are
encouraged to apply. Additionally, the University prohibits
discrimination in employment on the basis of sexual orientation. A
criminal background check will be conducted on finalists. The UTA
is a tobacco free campus.
Number of Vacancies 4
Desired Start Date
Review Start Date
Open Until Filled
Special Instructions to Applicants
Applicants must include in their online resume the following
information: 1) Employment history: name of company, period
employed (from month/year to month/year), job title, summary of job
duties and 2) Education: school name, degree type, and major.
Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).
+ * Do you possess the ability to care for lawns, shrubs and pay
close attention in operating equipment?
+ * Do you possess the ability to operate tractors, cultivators,
edger's, power mowers, pesticide application equipment, and other
equipment used in grounds maintenance?
Documents Needed To Apply
+ Cover/Interest Letter