Groundskeeper
Texas Tech University - Lubbock, TX

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Performs moderately heavy manual work in the care and maintenance of grounds including the care and maintenance of plants, shrubs, lawns, and the installation and maintenance of sprinkler systems.

Major/Essential Functions
Mows, edges, and trims turf areas.
Collects debris and weeds planting beds, watering trees and shrubs, flowers and turf areas.
Reports hazards such as broken benches, etc.
Places barricades around hazardous areas.

Occasional Duties
Assists in installation of irrigation systems, including digging lines, replacing heads and valves.
Plants trees, shrubs, ground cover and annual flowers.
Will be required to be on call for emergency clean up and snow removal.

Qualifications
No previous experience or education required.
This is a Security Sensitive Level I Position: Applicants for this position will be subject to a police records check and may be required to be fingerprinted.

Preferred Qualifications
Ability to learn practices, materials, tools and machines used for propagating, growing and caring for lawns, shrubbery, flowers and trees.

Security Sensitive?
Yes

Security Level (TTU only)
Level I

Does this position work in a research laboratory?
No

If yes, are select agents used in this laboratory?

Pay Basis
Semi-Monthly (Non-Exempt)

Job Type
Full Time

Campus/Unit
Texas Tech University

Work Location
Lubbock

Zip Code
79409

Job Open Date
01/30/2013

Job Close Date

Special Instructions to Applicants
This is an essential personnel position. You will be on call for emergency maintenance or to assist in campus preparation in inclement weather or hazardous weather conditions.

Physical Demands
• Ability to perform moderately heavy physical work and to remain outdoors in all types of weather.
• Must be able to lift 50 pounds comfortably.
Salary Grade
505
Hourly Pay Range
8.73 - 12.27
Monthly Pay Range
Internal Candidates Only?
No
Internal Cand Open Date
Internal Cand Closing Date
EEO Statement:
The entities of the Texas Tech University System are Equal Opportunity Employers and employ without regard to sex, race, color, national origin, religion, age, disability, genetic information, status as a disabled or Vietnam era veteran, or other protected classes.
Quick Link
http://jobs.texastech.edu: 80/postings/51342

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