Grounds and Fleet Staff – Recycling and Trash Pickup


Monday - Friday, 7:00 am – 3:30 pm


Primary Duties:

Perform daily recycling and trash pickup from all campus buildings and outside containers.  Operate a University owned vehicle to collect pre-bagged materials in designated locations of each facility.  Also pickup boxes, paper and other recycled materials at these same locations, as needed. 

Perform routine work assignments to assist all areas of the Grounds and Fleet Department in their mission to provide a clean, comfortable and well maintained facility.  Operate both riding and push lawnmowers on all University owned properties.  Complete work orders as assigned for outdoor and athletic event setups.  Operate a motorized fork lift unloading deliveries to the Physical Plant.

Assist with snow and ice removal during the winter season.  Duties include: operating a pickup truck with a snow plow; operating a tractor with a snow brush attachment; shovel snow and spread de-icing materials.   

Position Requirements:  This position requires physical activity lifting recycling and trash filled bags into a truck.  Must be able to lift and maneuver 80 pounds and perform physical work.  Previous grounds-keeping experience helpful but not required.  A positive work attitude and a willingness to work together as a team are essential.  Good verbal and written communication skills required.  Must be available to work any shift, if needed.  A valid Ohio Driver’s License is required to operate University vehicles. 


Applications for the position will be reviewed until it is filled. Please submit a letter of application, resume, and the names and contact information of three references. Click on the “Apply Now” button below to apply for this position.


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