Employment type: Seasonal
Application Deadline: April 5, 2014
Provide labor assistance in landscape installation and site restoration activities.
Employment Period: April 1st 2014 – November 28th 2014*
Work Week: Monday – Friday 6:00am – 2:30pm
Perform related duties as assigned including but not necessarily related to:
Erect and maintain street and pedestrian barricades, warning signs, fences and gates.
Work with and assist other Landscape Services Department crews when necessary.
Participate in football tailgate clean up.
Supervision is received from a designated supervisor.
One year experience performing maintenance and installation of landscape construction projects.
Working knowledge of landscape tools, landscape equipment, horticultural methods and techniques used in the maintenance and installation of landscape projects.
Possession or attainment of a MSU forklift operator's permit prior to completion of applicable trial or probation period.
Possession of a valid Michigan Class A Commercial Driver's License with applicable endorsements and medical certificate to comply with State of Michigan requirements. Applicants must have a good driving record and submit their operator's license number on their application form for a motor vehicle check.
Must drive University vehicle to perform job duties of this classification.
The ability to work in variable or severe weather conditions.
Participation in Campus Snow Removal Plan.
This position requires significant after-hours, weekends and holiday work.
Frequent lifting of over 75 pounds.
This position requires, or will require prior to the completion of the probationary period: knowledge of basic personal computer terminology and operations, and the ability to use e-mail and the Internet.
All interested applicants are required to fill out an application and submit your resume by March 20th at the Landscape Services Building – 1060 Stadium Rd – East Lansing, MI 48824. Contact Adam Kingsbury at firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any questions about the position.