FY18 2017-C452 GROUNDSKEEPER (2 Positions)

Job # FY18 2017-C452
Job Type Contractual
Department Physical Plant
FLSA Status Non-Exempt
Job Status Full-Time
Class Code C00233
Pay Range 03
Posting Date August 17, 2017
Closing Date Open Until Filled

Department: Physical Plant

Introduction: The Physical Plant Department is recruiting for a Groundskeeper. Interested candidates should have a strong desire to support the mission of one of the Nation's largest Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU).
Duties:
Performing grounds maintenance activities; cultivating, planting, watering, fertilizing, weeding, mowing and pruning lawns, gardens, shrubs, and trees; direct the removal of trash and debris from assigned areas; removing snow and ice from assigned areas during winter months using hand and power snow removal equipment; assisting in the maintenance of outdoor field and athletic facilities; operating equipment such as mowers, tillers, sweepers, snow blowers, shovels and small vehicles and performing other duties as required.

Requirements: Ability to read, write, and perform arithmetic calculations; ability to follow instructions; ability to operate hand and power tools and other equipment; ability to perform minor maintenance to equipment; ability to perform work in, on and around trees, shrubs, buildings and facilities; ability to perform physical work requiring bending, stooping, reaching, carrying, and frequent heavy lifting; ability to work outdoors in adverse weather conditions; ability to wear and work in personal protective equipment.

To Apply:  Email a cover letter to jobs@morgan.edu, indicating Job # FY18 2017-C452 in the subject line and attach the following items: a resume, a completed Morgan State University Employment Application, (which should include salary requirements and references). Alternatively, you may mail the required items to: Morgan State University, Office of Human Resources, and 1700 East Cold Spring Lane, Baltimore, Maryland 21251. Application packets can also be faxed to: 443-885-8209 (Incomplete submissions of any type may not be given consideration).

If you have submitted an electronic application successfully, you will receive a confirmation message.

**NOTE: THE HIRING DEPARTMENT WILL CONTACT ONLY APPLICANTS SELECTED FOR AN INTERVIEW. **

MORGAN STATE UNIVERSITY IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY AFFIRMATIVE/ACTION EMPLOYER As required by the 1986 Immigration Act, applicants should be prepared to present acceptable documentation showing their identities, U.S. citizenship or alien status and their authorization to work in the United States.
AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY/ AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EMPLOYER (EEO/AA)