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Part time Grounds Maintenance Worker

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Posting Details

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Posting Number: 0601763
Position Title: Part time Grounds Maintenance Worker
Position is: Part Time
Position Type: Staff Position (Full Time/Part Time)
Department/Ofc.: Facilities and Operations
Position Description:

The Part-time Grounds Maintenance Worker is subject to work in all types of weather, assists in the care, maintenance, repair, and upkeep of both the exterior landscape and hard surfaces of the college. In addition, this position is subject to assist with plantings, care, maintenance, and seasonal preparations of floral and gardening type beddings. This position also performs duties as a porter to our department, departmental equipment and fleet vehicles.

Essential Job Duties and Responsibilities:
• Collect, haul, and dispose of refuse and debris from ground areas.
• Mow, weed whip, pull weeds, spread top soil, mulch, and seed ground areas as directed.
• Operate minor power equipment such as mowers, weed whips, aerators, snow blowers, power washers.
• Remove snow from sidewalks, stairways, and building entrance using hand shovels, hand brooms, snow blowers.
• Disperse salt and other chemicals as directed.
• Assist with the proper planting of flowers, tress, scrubs, and such…
• Assist grounds maintenance workers with preventative maintenance of tools and equipment.
• Wash vehicles and maintain cleanliness of maintenance work areas.
• Perform other duties as assigned by Grounds Maintenance Manager.

Minimum Qualifications:

Minimum Qualifications:
• Demonstrated ability to read and write English and follow basic operating instructions.
• Possess and maintain a valid Driver’s License.
• Physically capable of walking over uneven surfaces, bending and kneeling for long stretches of time, climbing stairs and ladders and lifting 50 pounds from floor level to at least waist high.
• Demonstrated ability to properly operate power equipment and hand tools.
• Ability to work outside in all types of weather
• We expect employees while working to interact with clients, co-workers, and management in a positive, supportive, and cooperative way.

Preferred Qualifications:
Posting Date: 07/14/2015
Closing Date:
Open Until Filled Yes
Special Instructions to Applicants:
Salary/Hourly Rate: 14.40
Salary Comments:

Supplemental Questions

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  1. * How did you hear about this employment opportunity?
    • Washtenaw Community College website
    • MIHERC (Michigan Higher Education Consortium)
    • Pure MI Talent
    • Hire Veterans First
    • Indeed
    • LinkedIn
    • Glassdoor
    • Ann Arbor MLIVE
    • Ladders
    • Higher Ed Jobs
    • Chronicle of Higher Education
    • Community College Times/AACC
    • Community College Week
    • Diversity Jobs
    • IM Diversity
    • Career Builder
    • Craigs List
    • Other
  2. If Other please specify.

    (Open Ended Question)

  3. * Do you possess a valid driver's license with a safe driving record?
    • Yes
    • No

Required Documents

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  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Transcripts 1
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