Performs duties necessary to maintain campus grounds, including lawns, shrubs, flowers, trees, etc.; cleans campus areas; maintains athletic fields. This is a critical position during weather emergencies.
Maintains campus grounds, including lawns, shrubs, flowers, trees, etc.; plants flowers, trims evergreens and ground covers, plants shrubs, transplants trees, and waters garden areas; cuts areas with riding lawn mower and hand mower; rakes and mulches leaves; chemically controls weeds and bugs in sidewalks and flower beds.
Maintains indoor plants.
Drives small tractor, truck or other equipment on grounds; shovels snow and operates other snow equipment as needed.
Cleans sidewalks, grass area, mulch beds, and other campus areas; empties trash cans, picks up litter, and generally keeps the campus area clean; repairs/patches asphalt, seal cracks, stripes
May repair, patch, stripe or seal lots and walks as needed.
Maintains athletic fields.
May prepare job labor cards or reports on chemical application analysis
May maintain campus vehicles and grounds equipment, including irrigation apparatus.
May train and supervise student grounds employees.
Performs other job related duties as assigned
High school diploma or equivalent and some experience in landscaping grounds or nursery farming.
Must have a valid driver’s license and insurance and be able to drive a stick-shift vehicle. Will need a copy of driving record from DMV.
Physical requirements: May require physical work: heavy lifting, pushing, pulling of objects over 75 pounds. Ability to stoop. squat and bend. Required to report for snow/ice removal regardless of time of day or day of week. Works in all weather conditions including excessive heat/cold, rain, snow, etc.
Independent work habits.
Work with minimal supervision.
Open Until Filled: No
Quick Link: 10385
Special Instructions to Applicants:
APPLICANTS: This is a District-wide position.
Applicants are required to successfully complete a criminal background check.
The temporary assignment will end on October 31st.
This posting is to create a pool of qualified applicants for potential openings to be employed during the traditional growing season.
STLCC has provided opportunity for all. As the largest higher educational institution in the region, STLCC has served more than 1.2 million students. Over 50% of households in the St. Louis area are represented in our former and current student body. Since 1962, St. Louis Community College has held fast to the fundamental belief that education has the power to lift us up — as individuals, as communities and as a city.
Today, STLCC consistently ranks among the top associate degree-awarding institutions in the United States. As we launch students into new and better careers, four-year degrees and richer lives, we strengthen St. Louis one student at a time. The College employs 1,400+ full-time faculty and staff and 2,300+ part-time faculty and staff