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
  • Helps maintain planting beds
  • Waters trees and shrubs
  • Helps maintain and water flowers and turf areas
  • Reports hazards such as broken benches, trip hazards, 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
Qualifications

No previous experience or education required.

This is a Security Sensitive Level I Position: Applicants for this position will be subject to a background check and may be required to be fingerprinted.

Preferred Qualifications

This position requires a valid driver’s license.

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
12/07/2012

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/50409

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