Landscaper - Davis Campus
Weber State Davis - Layton, UT
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Job Summary/Basic Function:
NOTE: Position will be filled as a Landscape Specialist I (N22), II
(N23), III (N24), or Master Landscaper (N27) depending on candidate
Position provides basic landscape and snow removal services to all
Weber State University campuses.
High School diploma or GED equivalent.
Two years of full-time landscaping experience.
A valid Utah Driver License is a condition of employment.
Must complete WSU Driver Safety Training annually.
Must be able to operate power tools and equipment normally
associated with landscape maintenance.
Basic knowledge of maintenance and repair of irrigation
Basic knowledge of plant maintenance and care.
Basic computing skills.
Snow removal experience utilizing plows, blowers, and
Experience with Rain Master irrigation control systems.
WSU offers a generous benefits package that includes medical,
dental, long-term disability, life insurance, retirement, a
wellness program with release time and paid incentives, tuition
benefits, free tickets to athletic and performing arts events, and
paid holidays, vacation, and sick leave.
Job Open Date:
Job Close Date:
Open Until Filled:
Notes to Applicant:
To apply, please complete the online application and attach a cover
letter, current resume, and the names and contact information for
three professional references.
Screening of applications will begin July 4, 2021. Position will
remain open until filled.
Criminal background check required as a condition of
Physical Activity of this position:
Ascending or descending
ladders, stairs, scaffolding, ramps, poles etc., using feet and
legs and/or hands and arms. Agility is emphasized. Important if the
amount and kind of climbing required exceeds that required for
ordinary locomotion., Maintaining equilibrium to prevent falling.
Walking, standing or crouching on narrow, slippery, or erratically
moving surfaces. Amount of balancing exceeds that needed for
ordinary locomotion and maintenance of body equilibrium. , Bending
body downward and forward by bending spine at the waist. This
factor is important if it occurs to a considerable degree and
requires full motion of the lower extremities and back muscles. ,
Bending legs at knee to come to a rest on knee or knees., Bending
the body downward and forward by bending leg and spine. , Moving
about on hands and knees or hands and feet. , Extending hand(s) and
arm(s) in any direction., Standing. Particularly for sustained
periods of time. , Moving about to accomplish tasks, particularly
for long distances or moving from one work site to another., Using
upper extremities to press against something with steady force in
order to thrust forward, downward or outward. , Using upper
extremities to exert force in order to draw, haul or tug objects in
a sustained motion. , Lifting. Raising objects from a lower to a
higher position or moving objects horizontally from
position-to-position. This factor is important if it occurs to a
considerable degree and requires substantial use of upper
extremities and back muscles. , Operate, activate, use, prepare,
inspect, place, detect, or position. , Grasping. Applying pressure
to an object with the fingers and palm. , Feeling. Perceiving
attributes of objects, such as size, shape, temperature or texture
by touching with skin, particularly that of fingertips. ,
Repetitive motion. Substantial movements (motions) of the wrists,
hands, and/or fingers.
Physical Requirements of this position:
Heavy work. Exerting
up to 100 pounds of force occasionally, and/or up to 50 pounds of
force frequently, and/or up to 20 pounds of force constantly to
Visual Acuity Requirements including color, depth perception and
field of vision:
Required to have visual acuity to perform
activities such as: operating machines, (i.e. lathes, drill
presses, power saws) where the job is at or within arm’s reach;
skilled trades tasks of a non-repetitive nature, such as carpenter,
plumber, mechanic. , Required to have visual acuity to operate
motor vehicles and/or heavy equipment. , Required to have visual
acuity to determine the accuracy, neatness, and thoroughness of the
work assigned (i.e., custodial, food services,) or to make general
observations of facilities or structures (i.e., security guard,
The conditions the worker will be subject to in this
The worker is subject to environmental conditions.
Protection from weather conditions but not necessarily from
temperature changes. , The worker is subject to outside
environmental changes. No effective protection from the weather. ,
The worker is subject to both environmental conditions. Activities
occur inside and outside. , The worker is subject to extreme cold.
Temperatures typically below 32 for periods of more than one hour.
Consideration should be given to the effect of other environmental
conditions such as wind and humidity., The worker is subject to
extreme heat. Temperatures above 100 for periods of more than one
hour. Consideration should be given to the effect of other
environmental conditions, such as wind and humidity. , The worker
is subject to noise. There is sufficient noise to cause the worker
to shout in order to be heard above ambient noise level., The
worker is subject to vibration. Exposure to oscillating movements
of the extremities or whole body. , The worker is subject to
hazards. Includes a variety of physical conditions, such as
proximity to moving mechanical parts, moving vehicles, electrical
current, working on scaffolding and high places, exposure to high
heat or exposure to chemicals. , The worker is subject to
atmospheric conditions. One or more of the following conditions
that affect the respiratory system or the skin: fumes, odors, dust,
mists, gases, or poor ventilation. , The worker is required to
function in narrow aisles or passageways.
To apply, visit https://jobs.weber.edu/postings/13768