STEPS Grounds Arboretum Worker
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|Job Title||STEPS Grounds Arboretum Worker|
|Department Name||3CP07:Phys Plt-Grounds Services|
|Work Location||Lexington, KY|
|Type of Position||Temporary|
|Position Time Status||Full-Time|
|Required Related Experience||
Demonstrate interest in horticulture, and a desire to learn, and to share that knowledge with others.
Lifting, pushing, or pulling of objects up to 50 lbs.
STEPS Grounds employee would work with the Horticulturist, Arboretum staff, and volunteers to care for horticulture gardens and displays at The Arboretum. Duties would include, planting, weeding, watering, deadheading, pruning, training climbers, mowing, mulching, and Integrated Pest Management.
|Skills / Knowledge / Abilities|
|Does this position have supervisory responsibilities?||No|
One year of experience performing similar job duties.
|Deadline to Apply||05/14/2017|
|University Community of Inclusion||
The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.
As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.
Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.
Posting Specific Questions
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Do you have a valid Driver's License?
Please describe your paid grounds/landscaping experience.
(Open Ended Question)
- Cover Letter