Completed UCM online application for employment required.
Incomplete applications will not be considered.
Tuesday – Saturday 7:00am – 3:30pm
Open Until Filled
Maintain campus lawns. Operate, repair, and perform routine maintenance on heavy equipment. Plant and maintain trees, shrubs, hedges, annual flower beds, and planters by pruning and trimming. Remove litter, sand, dirt, and debris from assigned area.
Education & Formal Training
High school diploma or equivalent
Other Education & Formal Training
Two years grounds maintenance experience, to include experience in the operation of heavy equipment.
Licenses, Certificates, Registrations, & State/Federal Requirements of Position:
Subject to random drug testing, Driver's license, Missouri license required, CDL license
Other Licenses, Certificates, Registrations, & State/Federal Requirements
Must possess and maintain a valid Missouri Driver’s License on date of employment.
Incumbent must obtain State of Missouri CDL license within 90 days of employment.
Special Skills, Abilities, and Knowledge:
Attention to detail, Communication skills, including oral, written, and/or nonverbal, Human Relations/Interpersonal skills, Physical abilities: mobility/strength/dexterity/balance/coordination/endurance
Other Special Skills, Abilities, and Knowledge
Basic knowledge of heavy equipment operations.
Ability to read and understand technical manuals and instructions.
Ability to perform routine maintenance on equipment, as necessary.
Basic knowledge of parking lot repair and grading practices preferred.
Specify sensory abilities:
Physical & Environmental Factors:
Excessive standing and/or walking, Exposure to extreme temperatures, Exposure to fumes and/or chemicals, Exposure to loud noises, Lifting (weight) - 50 lbs., Other (Specify)
Other Physical & Environmental Factors
Bending, twisting, stooping, kneeling.
Exposure to horticultural/agricultural chemicals.
Must work outside in all temperatures dealing with horticultural duties, removal of snow, ice and debris.
Special Working Conditions:
On call/standby work required., Uniform required., Irregular work hours.
Other Special Working Conditions
Irregular work hours may be required during snow and ice removal, call-ins, or as scheduled.
Ability to Keyboard
Other Special Qualifications
University of Central Missouri - 18 months ago