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Job Title: Temporary Grounds Technician

Department: Physical Plant Maintenance

Reports To: Director of Physical Plant

Job Type: This is a part time, non exempt position.

General Description:

Maintain all grounds areas, keeping them neat and clean. 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

SPECIFIC RESPONSIBILITIES:


> Maintain all grounds and landscape areas, keep all grounds clean and neat.

> Mow, trim, and keep all leaves raked.

> Weed flower beds.

> Other duties as assigned.

 

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:


> Ability to climb several flights of stairs several times each day.

> Ability to lift, push or pull up to 100 pounds.

> Ability to reach, crouch, kneel, bend, walk or stand for long periods.

> Ability to perform duties within extreme temperature ranges.

> Ability to be subjected to motor or machine noise.

> Ability to wear protective clothing.

> Ability to be exposed to dusts, fumes and odoriferous working conditions.

> Ability to use a computer.

> Effective mobility skills required to move about freely and quickly in office and on campus.

> Holds a valid Missouri drivers license.

Position Requirements:

> Varied work experience preferably in grounds.

> Any combination of education training or experience that provides required knowledge, skills and abilities.

> Ability to operate various hand tools, power tools and lawn equipment.

> Ability to communicate effectively both orally.

Typical Physical Demands:

  • Ability to climb several flights of stairs several times each day.
  • Ability to lift, push or pull up to 100 pounds.
  • Ability to reach, crouch, kneel, bend, walk or stand for long periods.
  • Ability to perform duties within extreme temperature ranges.
  • Ability to be subjected to motor or machine noise.
  • Ability to wear protective clothing.
  • Ability to be exposed to dusts, fumes and odoriferous working conditions.
  • Ability to use a computer.
  • Effective mobility skills required to move about freely and quickly in office and on campus.
  • Holds a valid Missouri drivers license.

Work Schedule:

This is a temporary position. Summer break runs from April 29th - August 16th, 2024.

Work hours are from 7:30 to 4:30 Monday - Friday.

William Woods University is an independent institution chartered by the State of Missouri with main campus facilities in Fulton, MO.  It has been operating continuously since 1870, taking its current form as a coeducational university with undergraduate and graduate programs in 1993.  Today, William Woods draws approximately 2,000 undergraduate and graduate students from 35 states and approximately 11 foreign countries.  William Woods has been ranked as a Top 100 Midwest University by U.S. News and World Report, and has been recognized for the quality and affordability of its online degree programs.  With a full liberal arts curriculum, William Woods also offers a strong professional tradition, with nationally ranked programs in Equestrian Studies and American Sign Language. Its graduate education program figures strongly in the administration and leadership of Missouri's state school system.  William Woods University is governed by a self-perpetuating board of trustees, and remains committed to serving the public good by helping students link intellectual development with the responsibilities of citizenship and professional life.

William Woods University is an Equal Opportunity Employer