Classification Title: Building/Grounds Specialist III
College/Division: Division of Administration and Finance
Department: DAF Facilities Landscaping
Advertised Salary Range: $26,190 - $32,246
Advertised Job Summary:
Assists the campus arborist with the set up and cleanup of daily job site. Assists with rigging of tree parts and safety and security of jobsite. Assist with the removal of campus trees and the disposal of all debris. Operates chain saws, hand saws, pruners to remove trees including removal of branches. Chips branches or load into dump truck. Performs all tree care operations following ANSI Z133. Clean-up work area. Maintain equipment when needed. Perform preventative maintenance on tree equipment. Ensures public safety by safely directing pedestrian and vehicular traffic away from work sites.
Provide Storm Related Clean-up: Clean up tree debris caused by storm related events to include removing campus trees that have fallen or failed.
Advertised Minimum Qualifications :
High school diploma and 4 years related experience.
Driver’s License required.
Full/Part Time: Full Time
Internal Number: 96696
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