15 days old

Grounds Worker

Lexington, KY 40507
Posting Details

Job Title Grounds Worker
Requisition Number DU09297
Department Name 3CP07:Phys Plt-Grounds Services
Work Location Lexington, KY
Salary Range $15.55
Type of Position Student
Position Time Status Part-Time
Required Education
HS
Required Related Experience
Grounds
Required License/Registration/Certification
na
Physical Requirements
Lifting, pushing, or pulling of objects up to 50 lbs
Shift
Days [7:00 – 3:45]
Job Summary
The person in this position must be physically able to carry out basic grounds duties that include but are not limited to: mowing, trimming, and weed eating areas on
campus. Depending on seasonal conditions, will rake leaves, salt sidewalks,
and shovel snow. Most duties require bending, stooping, squatting, pushing,
pulling, and lifting an average weight of 25-50 pounds. Frequent daily contact
with building occupants requires an ability to project a neat and clean
appearance and have the ability to establish good working relationships with
faculty, staff, and students.

The University of Kentucky considers the health, safety and well-being of our entire community to be a top priority. In alignment with this priority, all new hires must provide proof of COVID-19 vaccination or obtain an approved medical or religious exemption as a condition of employment. For areas that fall under the federal CMS mandate, start of employment cannot occur until two weeks after receiving the full COVID-19 vaccination series or upon obtaining an approved exemption. Only vaccines approved by the World Health Organization can be accepted.
Skills / Knowledge / Abilities
Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? No
Preferred Education/Experience
Deadline to Apply 06/18/2022
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.
Posted: 2022-05-09 Expires: 2022-06-08

Career Employment at UK

UK offers fulfilling careers in diverse fields supporting our teaching, research and health care missions. We also offer a compelling benefits package, including a generous retirement savings match and a supportive work environment distinguished by a respect for the unique work-life needs of every individual. Our culture of learning also provides tremendous support and resources for ongoing education, training and development. 

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