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Grounds Maintenance Worker 5, Grounds Services - UNLV, Facilities Maintenance  « Position Deleted on 2/24/2013 »

Institution: University of Nevada Las Vegas
Location: Las Vegas, NV
Category:
  • Admin - Facilities Management
Posted: 02/08/2013
Application Due: 02/22/2013
Type: Full Time
Salary: $30,610 to $44,411 USD Per Year
Announcement Number: 18755
This position is no longer an active posting on HigherEdJobs
THIS RECRUITMENT MAY CLOSE PRIOR TO THE ANNOUNCED CLOSING DATE BASED ON VOLUME OF APPLICATIONS RECEIVED

JOB DESCRIPTION
UNLV, Facilities Maintenance is seeking a Grounds Maintenance Worker 5. This position will maintain the turf, shrub and flower beds; operate hand tools, hand-powered tools, forklifts and light mechanized equipment such as a small tractor, pressure washer, fertilizer applicators; responsible for supervising Grounds Maintenance Worker I & II, training and safety of assigned work area and crews; responsible for unlocking buildings; refuse collection; Zone clean-up and policing; assist in the setup of special events by moving required furnishings and fixtures to and from event sites; identifies plant diseases, undesirable pests and noxious weeds associated with landscaping and applies corrective measures to eradicate them; report irrigation malfunction to appropriate personnel; able to repair moderate irrigation damage; responsible for inventory and maintenance of assigned vehicle and all crew equipment. Insure completion of assigned work orders; and perform special assignments as instructed by Grounds supervisor. The work schedule is Monday through Friday 6:00am - 2:30pm. This position may be required to work weekends. *Per the Nevada State Legislature, classified employees are subject to six (6) mandatory unpaid furlough days per year.

EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE
Three years of experience providing grounds maintenance service including landscape, garden or greenhouse maintenance; OR one year of experience as a Grounds Maintenance Worker IV in Nevada State service; OR an equivalent combination of education and experience.

SPECIAL NOTES
As part of the hiring process, applicants for positions in the Nevada System of Higher Education may be required to demonstrate the ability to perform job-related tasks.

APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS
Application deadline is 5:00 p.m. on February 22, 2013.
Applicants must apply online through NVAPPS, the State of Nevada on-line application system.

Click on this link to apply for the position:
https://nvapps.state.nv.us/NEATS/Recruiting/View Announcement.aep?recruitmentId=18755

EXAMINATION
The exam will consist of an application evaluation. It is essential that applications include extensively detailed information with time frames regarding education and experience. The most qualified applicants will be contacted by the hiring agency for interview.
UNLV is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity educator and employer committed to achieving excellence through diversity.