Laborer

University of Akron - Akron, OH (30+ days ago)4.2


Perform general indoor and outdoor labor (e.g. snow removal, loading and unloading trucks, deliveries, move furniture.) Assist grounds personnel with mowing, planting, weeding, pressure washing, trash removal and recycling. Perform custodial duties to include cleaning offices, buildings, restrooms, sweeping, mopping, waxing floors, windows, walls and entrances. May assist with special events to include set up and removal of tables, chairs, stages and platforms. Assist skilled tradespersons and other workers as required. May train and lead staff and student employees in proper work methods and procedures. Perform related duties as assigned. May perform minor repairs on equipment. May drive vehicles to pick up and deliver equipment or materials. Complete work, time and material usage reports. Perform other duties as assigned by Superintendent/Supervisor.

Required Qualifications

A high school diploma or GED, a valid Ohio Driver's License, and six months work experience in operating grounds maintenance and custodial equipment (i.e. mower, garden, tractor, snow blower, floor buffer, etc.) Ability to use hand tools and power tools required. Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide numbers (including fractions and decimals). Must be able to read and write sentences. Extremely strenuous with frequent physical exertion such as the lifting of very heavy items (100 lbs.) alone or 100+ lbs with assistance. Deep bending, crawling, climbing and/or working in difficult or cramped positions for extended periods

Salary

Grade 3: $14.66 hrly

Comments

This position is included with The University of Akron Staff Union for which The Communications Workers of America has been designated as the exclusive representative.

Work schedule:
(Training) 2 / weeks Monday - Friday 6:00 AM - 2:30 PM
(120 Day Probation Period) Sunday - Thursday 10:00 PM - 6:30 AM
(After Probation) Shift: Monday - Friday, 11:00 PM - 7:30 AM, or Wednesday- Sunday, 3:00 PM - 11:30 PM, or Monday - Friday, 3:00 PM - 11:30 PM.
Work schedule is subject to change in accordance with University needs and/or the results of the shift line-up process. Overtime, call-ins, holidays, and/or weekends, emergencies and various shifts may be mandatory based on University need.

Comments

This position is included with The University of Akron Staff Union for which The Communications Workers of America has been designated as the exclusive representative.

Application Deadline

September 23, 2018

Background Check Statement

The University of Akron is committed to providing a safe environment for all students and employees. The university endeavors to protect the health, welfare and safety of all students, employees and visitors on our campus. As such, the university will conduct a pre-employment background check for all applicants selected for employment.