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Grounds Maintenance Assistant – Student

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Applicants are to thoroughly complete the online application. For application assistance, please contact Human Resources at (405) 682-7542, Monday through Friday between the hours of 8:00 AM and 5:00 PM.

Position Information

Position Information (Default Section)

Classification Title Student Employment Program (FWSP/STEP)
Working Title Grounds Maintenance Assistant – Student
Datatel Position ID PHPA9STEPROG0A
Annual Hours As needed or assigned not to exceed 25 hours per week.
Placement Range $8.40 - $8.90
Position Type Student Employee
Job Category Student
General Description

The Grounds Maintenance Assistant – Student position assists the Building and Campus Services Assistant in performing routine manual labor in regards to the colleges grounds and landscaping; watering trees, shrubs, lawns, and flowers; and picking up trash and debris, and other landscaping duties as required.

Reports To Building and Campus Services Manager
What position(s) reports to this position?

None.

Job Duties (Position Specific)

(The omission of specific statements of duties does not exclude them from the position if the work is similar, related, or a logical assignment to the position.)

Job Duties (Duties Assignment Statement)

Watering trees, shrubs, lawns, and flowers

Picking up trash and debris

Other landscaping duties as required

Other related work as required

Job Duties (Safety / Policy & Procedures)

Abide by the policies and procedures published in the Board of Regents Policies and College Policies & Procedures.

Contribute to a safe educational & working environment.

Adhere to established safety and health procedures and practices for the purpose of providing injury and illness prevention for self and others.

Complete quarterly health and safety training pursuant to OCCC’s established safety and health procedures and practices.

Participate in all applicable OCCC emergency, evacuation and shelter in place drills and be prepared to take action and assist others in taking appropriate action should a health or safety emergency occur.

Minimum Education/Experience

Current OCCC student enrolled in a minimum of 6 hours for the Fall or Spring semester or enrolled in a minimum of 3 hours for the Summer semester.

OR

Current OCCC student with a Federal Work Study award.

Required Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

Ability to follow oral and written instructions.

Physical Demands/Working Conditions

1. GENERAL PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:
Heavy work: This position requires the person to occasionally exert up to 100 pounds of force and/or up to 50 pounds of force frequently, and/or up to 20 pounds of force constantly to move objects.

2. PHYSICAL ACTIVITIES:
This position requires the person to frequently move about the various campuses.

This position requires the person to frequently communicate with and listen to Facilities Management staff to perform the essential functions of the position. Must be able to exchange accurate information in various situations.

This position requires the person to frequently remain in a standing and stationary position.

This position requires the person to frequently operate equipment that frequently involves repetitive motions of hands and wrists.

This position requires the person to occasionally ascend/descend a ladder to perform the essential functions of the position.

This position requires the person to frequently position self to move, lift, push, pull, work on, or operate equipment.

3. VISUAL ACUITY:
This position requires the person to judge, observe and assess the accuracy, neatness, thoroughness of work assigned or to make general observations.

4. WORKING CONDITIONS
This position’s essential functions are performed outdoors and subject to extreme cold (temperatures below 32 degrees) and extreme hot temperatures (temperatures above 100 degrees).

This position requires the person to communicate above ambient noise levels and exchange accurate information in various situations.

Preferred Qualifications

Ability to effectively use a variety of hand tools.

Ability to read simple drawings and plans.

Valid driver’s license.

Required Training
Work Hours

25 Hours per week arranged around school schedule.

Department Building Campus Serv
Job Open Date 07/12/2017
Job Close Date 06/30/2018
Open Until Filled No
HR Contact
Special Instructions to Applicants

Applicants are to thoroughly complete the online application.

For application assistance, please contact Human Resources at (405) 682-7542, Monday through Friday between the hours of 8:00 AM and 5:00 PM.

Posting Number Student, Work Study, Temporary_0402167

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * (1) Are you a current OCCC student enrolled in a minimum of 6 credit hours during the Fall or Spring Semesters or 3 credit hours in the Summer Semester; OR (2) Are you a current OCCC student with a federal work study award?
    • Yes
    • No

Required Documents

Required Documents
Optional Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Resume/CV
  3. Transcript
  4. Other Document