Temporary Help- Grounds Utility Worker
Austin Peay State University
Clarksville, TN, USA
Posted on Wednesday, March 22, 2023
Position Summary Information
|Position Summary|| |
This position falls under the supervision of the Grounds Department at APSU. This is a temporary position, less than 1 year.
This position will work 37.5 hours weekly at 7.5 hours daily. The work hours will be a set schedule (6:00 AM-2:30 PM) most of the time but may vary depending on the needs of the university.
|Primary Duties and Responsibilities|| |
This position includes working outside, running a weed eater, edging sidewalks and landscape beds, blowing debris off of hardscapes, and removing trash from the grounds. Operate a utility vehicle or pickup truck to complete assignments. This position covers the entire university campus and may be paired with a full-time employee with a particular area of responsibility.
|Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities|| |
-Use weed eater to trim where the mowers can’t get and to edge sidewalks, curbs and landscape beds.
-Will use hand or back pack blower to remove grass clippings, leaves, trash or other debris from hardscapes.
-Walk the grounds of the university to pick up trash with grabbing tools.
-Other duties as assigned.
|Physical Requirements|| |
Exerting up to 50 pounds of force occasionally, and/or up to 20 pounds of force frequently, and/or up to 10 pounds of force constantly to move objects.
|Required Minimum Qualifications|| |
The person that is hired for this position must have a high school education or equivalent and a valid Driver’s License. A background check will be performed.