Columbia University Groundskeeper B in New York, New York

Job TitleGroundskeeper B

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Job Requisition Number 095870

Department 1205- FAC Operations

Location Morningside

Job Type Support Staff Full-Time Regular

Bargaining Unit TWU - B&G

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Hours Per Week 40

Job Family Facilities / Maintenance

Salary Grade 888 - Support Staff

Salary Range $20.18 - $25.22 per hour

Advertised Summary Job Description LOCATION: Grounds

SCHEDULE: Monday - Friday, 6:00am - 2:30pm

Performs as required by job order, supervisor or gardener's direction, all groundskeeping functions as specified; responsible or cleanliness and litter pick-up of areas assigned; sweeps walks; steps; plazas; rakes lawns and shrubbery beds of leaves, clippings debris and litter dig holes for new plantings and facilities repairs; uses and maintains related hand tools as required. Operates small power tools, vacuums, blowers, edges, power brooms in a safe and efficient manner; assists gardener, driver and groundskeeper "A" in their duties; removes snow including shoveling, sweeping, sanding, chopping ice, apply de-icers as required or as assigned. Must be available for snow removal on a seven day per week, 24-hour day basis.

Minimum Qualifications for Grade

Applicant MUST meet these minimum qualifications to be considered an applicant High school diploma or GED required. Valid drivers license required. Maintain telephone contact for snow emergency notification. No experience necessary. A basic knowledge of hand tools use, a mechanical aptitude and some horticulture knowledge would be desirable. Candidate's must be physically fit to work outdoors in all weather. Must be able to perform manual labor, lighting and climbing assignments.

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Applicant MUST meet these minimum qualifications to be considered an applicant

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HIPAA Compliance training required No Response

Participation in Medical Surveillance required No Response

What type of posting? Is this a waiver request? Standard Posting

Requisition Open Date 12-07-2018

Requisition Close Date Open Until Filled

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