• Grounds Worker

    Posted: 08/14/2023

    The UAF Facilities team is hiring a Grounds Worker position. The Grounds Worker will be responsible for supporting the successful operations of the general services provided by Facilities Services Department of Operations.


    Provide for campus beautification and safety by; caring for ornamental trees and shrubs, production and care of annual and perennial flowers, snow removal and sanding and a full range of other landscaping maintenance tasks. Install and maintain landscapes including interior plants capes, identifies and eradicates pests as necessary; and operates tools and equipment. Assist in the training of temporary workers. Performs laboring or other semi-skilled duties including drilling, digging, assists tradesmen when directed.

    Required education or training: Must have and maintain a Valid Driver License and clean driving record in compliance with UA Safe Driving Criteria. Three (3) years multi-trade experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

    Preferred education or training: Previous experience within the grounds maintenance or construction trades is preferred but not required to obtain an interview, as long as your resume and references demonstrate a well-established work ethic and ability to learn.

    To apply, submit your application through the UA Careers site, JOB NUMBER: 525376.

    UA is an AA/EO employer and educational institution and prohibits illegal discrimination against any individual: www.alaska.edu/nondiscrimination