Landscape Assistant #S_210135

University of Nebraska¿Lincoln   Lincoln, NE   Full-time     Construction / Physical Labor / Skilled Trades
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Posted on April 18, 2021

Landscape Assistant (7:00 AM-3:30 PM, Monday-Friday)
University of Nebraska-Lincoln

Perform landscape maintenance and repair in a designated area. Mow assigned areas using power mowers. Trim trees and shrubs using manual and powered equipment. Perform seeding, weeding, fertilizing and pest control duties on lawn, shrubs, and trees using manual and powered equipment. Assist with perennial garden planting and maintenance. Assist with Botanical Garden and Arboretum specimen plant maintenance and record keeping. Remove snow and ice from steps, sidewalks and drives using manual and powered equipment and materials. Maintain equipment, tools, and machinery in good repair. Other duties as assigned. Frequent travel to various work areas and work in inclement weather required. Evening and weekend work may be required on occasion. Hours: 7:00 am-3:30 pm Monday-Friday, summer hours are 6:00 am-2:30 pm.

Criminal history background check, driving record review and pre-placement physical will be conducted. Excellent benefits including staff/dependent scholarship program. Review of applications begins April 23.

The University of Nebraska-Lincoln is an EO/AA employer and encourages minorities, women, veterans, and individuals with disabilities to apply.