Applicants may apply to this posting if they are interested in being included in a pool of applicants who will accept a temporary grounds worker assignment. Applicants will be contacted directly by the Facilities Department when temporary help is needed. Employees in this class are under general supervision. Work performed in maintenance of a golf course, sports fields, and campus grounds. Performing tasks of an unskilled or semi-skilled nature; operate, clean, maintain/operate associated grounds/horticultural equipment; remove debris; and other related work as required.
All positions at East Tennessee State University are contingent upon sufficient funding.
ETSU is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all of our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. Successful candidates should have a demonstrated commitment and contribution to fostering and advancing equity, diversity and inclusion. East Tennessee State University (ETSU) is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.
Facilities employees may be required to report outside their regularly scheduled times during emergency closures or during inclement weather to perform essential functions.
Job Category: Temporary
Required to possess and maintain a valid Driver License.
Must be able to perform repetitive lifting, bending, stooping, kneeling, and climb ladders routinely.
Internal Number: 17571
About East Tennessee State University
Founded in 1911 (as East Tennessee State Normal School), East Tennessee State University serves over 15,000 undergraduate, graduate, and professional students. ETSU has eleven colleges and schools, including health sciences, liberal arts, education and business & technology. ETSU is centered on a warm and friendly residential campus nestled in the secure and beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains of northeast Tennessee. As part of the ETSU community, you will enjoy all the region has to offer, including snow-skiing, various festivals, numerous golf courses and lakes, popular national and state parks, whitewater rafting, the Appalachian Trail, and much more.