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Temporary Landscape Services Pool

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Please see Special Instructions for more details.

Please note, this is a temporary position. The length of the assignment will be based on department need. Employees in temporary positions are not considered permanent state employees and do not earn leave. Temporary employees are subject to the Affordable Care Act guidelines. PLEASE NOTE: To receive full consideration, please be sure you have fully completed the entire application before you apply for this position. For more info/to apply visit http://jobs.uncw.edu. Applications must be submitted through the online application system to be considered.

Posting Details

Posting Details

Department Landscaping - 35211
Vacancy Number
Working Title Temporary Landscape Services Pool
Job/Career Band Title Housekeeper/Laborer
Competency Level
Job Category Housekeeping & Landscape Services
FLSA for Position subject to
Brief Description of Work for this Position

Laborers typically assist permanent landscaping services with planting flowers and plants as well as trimming grass and edging walks and driveways. Laborer temporaries may perform other manual tasks as assigned. As a guide, the minimum requirement is graduation from grammar school with a preference for high school graduates.

Positions perform general grounds maintenance to include trash pick-up, new landscaping, irrigation installation, edging, pruning, mowing, general manicuring of all campus properties, parking lot maintenance, and other associated duties.

Experience with commercial cleaning/labor experience is a plus.

Minimum Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

Basic knowledge of landscaping procedures, ability to follow instructions and to perform medium to heavy physical work; or an equivalent combination of training and experience.

A working knowledge of landscape maintenance and the ability to operate small equipment.

Ability to follow directions and learn new skills while on the job.

Certifications or licensure required to perform the essential functions of the position
Preferred formal education or training, professional skills and work experience
Work Hours 6:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Work Days Monday - Friday
Hours Per Week Varies
Type of Position
Recruitment Range Hourly rate will vary based on assignment
Special Instructions to Applicants

Please note, this is a temporary position. The length of the assignment will be based on department need. Employees in temporary positions are not considered permanent state employees and do not earn leave. Temporary employees are subject to the Affordable Care Act guidelines.

PLEASE NOTE: To receive full consideration, please be sure you have fully completed the entire application before you apply for this position.

For more info/to apply visit http://jobs.uncw.edu. Applications must be submitted through the online application system to be considered.

Job Posting Date 04/30/2015
Posting Close Date
EEO Statement

UNC Wilmington actively fosters a diverse and inclusive working and learning environment and is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified men and women from all racial, ethnic or other minority groups, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply.

Number of Openings

Applicant Documents

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  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter

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