Part-Time Seasonal Groundskeeper
Duties and Responsibilities:
The Campus Services Department invites applications for a seasonal
part-time Groundskeeper. This position provides maintenance of
university grounds and landscaper installation. The qualified
candidate selected for this position may be responsible for the
- Maintains University grounds using edger, blower, rake, shovel,
trimmer, mower, and other equipment.
- Maintains equipment such as hand tools, including picks,
shovels, and rakes; power equipment, including chain saws, edger,
weed eaters, fork-lifts, push and riding mowers, backhoes and field
- Installs landscaping and related items on University
- May operate motorized street sweeping and cleaning equipment to
keep University streets and parking lots free of dirt, leaves and
- May maintain athletic fields.
Specific duties and responsibilities may vary based upon
departmental needs. Other duties may be assigned similar to the
above consistent with the knowledge, skills and abilities required
for the job.
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
- Regularly involves lifting, bending or other physical exertion.
Often exposed to one or more elements such as heat, cold, noise,
dust, dirt, chemicals, etc., with one often to the point of being
objectionable. Injuries may require professional treatment.
- Work schedules, volume of work, or priorities seldom change;
able to anticipate new work; minimum distractions or interruptions;
seldom involves conflicting demands on time.
- Job frequently requires standing, walking, reaching,
stooping/kneeling/crouching/crawling, hearing, handling objects
with hands, and lifting up to 50 pounds. Job occasionally requires
sitting, climbing or balancing, talking, and lifting up to 100
Highschool Diploma or GED
Job Open Date:
This posting will remain open until closed:
Job Close Date:
Special Instructions to Applicants:
Auburn University at Montgomery reserves the right once
interviewing has begun to stop accepting applications.
Seasonal Groundskeeper (May-October)
About the University/College
Located in Alabama’s vibrant state capital, Auburn University at
Montgomery is a fast-growing university on the rise. Don’t just
take our word for it: The Princeton Review rates us as one of the
best colleges in the Southeast, while U.S. News & World Report
recently ranked us No. 22 among regional universities in the South
for the quality of undergraduate teaching and 38th among all public
institutions in the region.
Auburn University at Montgomery is an equal opportunity employer
committed to excellence through diversity; therefore, we encourage
applications from historically underrepresented groups, veterans,
and individuals with disabilities. We are committed to build and
sustain an inclusive and equitable working and learning environment
for all students, staff, and faculty. We believe every member on
our team enriches our diversity by exposing us to a broad range of
ways to understand and engage with the world, identify challenges,
and to discover, design, and deliver solutions. Prospective
candidates will help further the institutional goals of promoting
equity, diversity, and inclusivity.
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Required Documents Optional Documents
Posting Specific Questions
- Cover Letter
- Professional Reference Sheet
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