Groundsworker

Location
Virginia, United States
Salary
Salary Not Specified
Posted
Nov 25, 2020
Employment Type
Part Time

Posting Details

Job Code/Title 80711 - H - Operations Specialist FM 1 Position Number HU1200 Working Title Groundsworker Department Physical Plant Organizational Overview

At VCU, we Make it Real through learning, research, creativity, service and discovery — the hallmarks of the VCU experience. A premier, urban, public research university nationally recognized as one of the best employers for diversity, VCU is a great place to work. It’s a place of opportunity, where your success is supported and your career can thrive. VCU offers employees a generous leave package, career paths for advancement, competitive pay, and an opportunity to do mission-driven work.

Recruitment Pool All Applicants Anticipated Hiring Range $10.00-15.00/hr Campus MCV and Monroe Park Campus Position Type Hourly Hours/Week Avg 29 hrs+ Normal work days M-F, weekends & nights poss. Normal work hours 6:30am-3:00pm, varies Job Category Trades/ Housekeeping and Operations Does this position provide patient or clinical services to the VCU Health System? No Does this position require a pre-placement medical assessment? No Is any portion of this position grant-funded? No Sensitive Position No Resource Critical No Description of the Job

The main purpose of this position is to perform a range of activities including litter/trash collection and assisting full-time grounds workers with landscape maintenance tasks including but not limited to mowing, pruning, mulching, weed control, leaf collection, snow removal, and other landscape maintenance tasks.

Performs tasks in accordance with department standards. Uses various hand tools and power equipment safely as directed by supervisor. May receive task guidance from supervisors, lead workers, or senior grounds workers.

Designated to work at VCU during emergencies, or when the University closes during certain weather conditions. Also subject to being designated as “on call.”

Work schedule may include weekends (Saturday and/or Sunday), holidays, after-hours events, and shifts during inclement winter weather.

Required Qualifications

A valid Virginia Driver License is required
Must be able to read and write, follow verbal and written instruction, and use a computer to enter time cards or receive work requests.

Preferred Qualifications

A high school diploma or equivalent preferred

Job Open Date 11/25/2020 Remove from posting on or before Open Until Filled Yes Special Instructions to Applicants Additional Information Quick Link https://www.vcujobs.com/postings/101959 Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you have a valid driver's license?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Are you available to work nights and weekends, including holidays?
    • Yes
    • No
  3. * Are you able to work during inclement weather and emergencies?
    • Yes
    • No
Optional & Required Documents
Required Documents Optional Documents
  1. Cover Letter/Letter of Application
  2. Resume
  3. Other Document


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