Pool - Groundskeeper Assistant (Hourly/Casual)
This Hourly Hiring Pool represents current or potential hourly
non-benefitted job openings in this employment category. There is
no guarantee of employment from this hiring pool. Positions are not
benefitted. Jobs are located in any of several campuses and centers
throughout the PCC district. Hours and schedules vary.
Assists in a wide range of landscape maintenance duties, working
safely with gas and diesel powered equipment including mowers, and
attending to plants, trees and lawns on assigned campuses. Performs
daily routine maintenance, fencing and grounds features as needed.
Incumbent is a contributor within the department and campus staff
and students. Job requires ordinary conversational skills and
courtesy to exchange information and assistance which is routine in
Service Assistant/Maintenance - Casual Employment.
Schedule: 20-40 per week - schedule is flexible.
Pay is $12 per hour. There are no benefits associated with casual
Hourly Groundskeeper Assistants typically rotate among the
following job tasks and work stations on a daily /weekly
- High school diploma or equivalent
- Experience in basic landscape maintenance.
Physical Requirements / Working Conditions
Work is performed primarily outdoors, on varying terrain in all
types of extreme weather conditions. Positions involve exposure to
hazards and ventilation problems and noise extremes, high vehicular
traffic and congested areas. Travel between college locations using
personal vehicle may be required.
Position requires shoveling of heavy materials and the use of
equipment such as mowers, pruners, leaf blowers, sprayers, and
edger's. Strength and agility, and extended standing and heavy
lifting are required.
Portland Community College complies with the Oregon Veterans'
Preference in Public Employment law which provides qualifying
veterans and disabled veterans with preference in employment.
You will be given instructions during the application process
to claim Veterans' Preference in the recruitment of this position,
and to provide the documents required for verification of
Please do not send your documentation to the
hiring manager directly.
For verification of eligibility, please submit the following
Portland Community College is committed to hiring and retaining
a diverse workforce. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer, making
decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual
orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or any
other protected class.
- Veterans: DD214
- Disabled Veterans: DD214 and Letter from the Department