Grounds Crewman (Pool)
Posted Salary Range
The selected individual will be responsibility for maintenance and
landscaping of the university grounds. Grounds personnel must be
available for early morning and/or night hours depending on campus
events and in some instances the weather forecast. Work may be done
in a group with other groundskeepers, other FM staff, student
workers, or staff from other departments. The ability to work with
people of diverse personalities, education, and cultural background
Knowledge Skills and Abilities
•Ability to work within the overall organization of Facilities
•Must possess good oral and written communication skills with the
capacity to follow instructions and the capability to express ideas
effectively and concisely.
•Must be willing to seek training to enhance or learn new
Essential Job Functions
•Must be accessible and available in the event of emergencies or
when needed to meet the ongoing missions of the University.
•Must possess and maintain a Mississippi Driver’s License.
•Must adhere to all safety standards and work practices set by the
Department of Facilities Management.
•Should be well organized and able to work independently without
•Should be vitally interested in grounds maintenance.
High School diploma with one to two years experience in the care
and maintenance of a similar facility. Will also accept any
combination of education, training, or experience which fulfills
the requirements of the position and needs of Alcorn State
Licensing and Certifications
Work in noisy (above 85 decibels) areas
Sedentary Work - Exerting 10 pounds
Light Work - Exerting up to 20 pounds
Medium Work - Exerting 20-50 pounds
Heavy Work - Exerting 50-100 pounds
Very Heavy Work - Exerting in excess of 100 pounds
Extended Work Hours
Posting Detail Information
Number of Vacancies
Position End Date (if temporary)
Open Until Filled
Alcorn State University does not discriminate on the basis of race,
color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, age,
disability, or other factors prohibited by law in any of its
educational programs, activities, services, admissions, or
employment practices. The following offices are designated to
handle inquires and/or complaints regarding non-discriminatory
policies and procedures of Alcorn State University:
Complaints, inquiries, or specific requests in regard to Title IX
and Section 504 directives should be made to: Title IX Office,
Walter Washington Administration Bldg., Room 519A, Lorman, MS,
39096, (601) 877-6700.
Complaints, inquiries, or requests in regard to non-discrimination
in employment practices should be made to: Human Resources
Department, Walter Washington Administration Bldg., Room 107,
Lorman, MS, 39096, (601) 877-6188
Questions, complaints, or requests in regard to ADA / ADAAA
compliance in employment practices should also be made to the
department of human resources.
Excellent Benefits Package
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