Landscaper

Campus/Location:Penn State New KensingtonDate Announced:04/12/2018Date Closing:open until filledJob Number:78352Work Unit: Penn State New KensingtonDepartment:Physical PlantFull/Part Time:Part–Time

Description

The Penn State New Kensington campus currently has an opening for a Seasonal Lawn Care Maintenance worker. The schedule will be from 7:00 a.m. until 3:30 p.m., Monday through Friday for a limited duration. Primary duties include landscaping, mowing, weeding, and trimming. The following will be required: operate and maintain hand lawn power equipment, tractors, and utility vehicles for ground maintenance; trash pickup; rake leaves, weed landscape beds; install mulch, top soil, and stone where needed; plant and transplant, prune, spray, cultivate trees, grass, shrubs, etc.; seed lawns as required; sweep walks, roadways, service drives, parking lots, etc.; clean catch basins and road drains; and assist in setting up rooms for various functions as directed. This position requires that you operate a motor vehicle as a part of your job duties. A valid driver`s license and successful completion of a motor vehicle records check will be required in addition to standard background checks. Prior building and grounds maintenance experience a plus.