USU Housing Landscape Laborer is responsible for installation,
repair, and maintenance of the landscape and grounds on the USU
Housing campus, including all year landscape activity.
1. Plant and maintain trees, shrubs, flower beds, etc.
2. Applies insecticides to rid grounds of small pests as
3. Applies fertilizers as needed
4. Prunes trees, trims shrubs, and pulls weeds
5. Rakes and mulches the grounds
6. Sprinkler Repair and maintenance
7. Removes snow from sidewalks, approaches, and parking
8. Sprays herbicides as needed
9. Perform as a team member on all job related tasks
10. Performs miscellaneous job-related duties as assigned
+ Valid driver's license required and 16 years or older,
neccesary to opperate equipment and vehicles.
+ Attention to detail.
+ Ability to effectively prioritize and juggle multiple
+ Ability to adapt to changing conditions or work
+ Cultural sensitivity and an ability to build rapport with a
diverse workforce in multicultural settings.
+ Team player who excels at building trusting relationships with
customers and co-workers.
+ Productive worker with solid work ethic who exerts effort in
successfully completing tasks.
+ Dependable, responsible contributor committed to excellence
+ Self-starter who takes initiative with minimal
+ Willingness to learn new skills or techniques.
Along with the online application, please attach:
1. Resume/CV to be uploaded at the beginning of your application
in the Candidate Profile under "Resume/CV"
**Document size may not exceed 10 MB.**
$9.50 per hour
This position requires moderate physical activity. Employees
must have sufficient strength to perform the duties and
responsibilities of the position including moderate lifting (up to
50 pounds), walking, bending, stooping, kneeling, and squatting.
This position requires nearly continuous standing, repetitive hand
motions, and reaching overhead. Employees may be exposed to unusual
elements including extreme temperatures, dust, fumes, smoke,
unpleasant odors, and/or loud noises.
Utah State University (USU) was founded in 1888 and is honored
to be Utah's land-grant and space-grant university. USU is a
Carnegie RU/H (Research University/High Research Activity)
institution with approximately 27,700 students (24,660
undergraduates and 3,040 graduate students) on the Logan main
campus. Utah State's statewide system features eight campuses and
23 education centers and serves all counties in the state with
Extension programs. USU offers 114 undergraduate majors, 132
graduate programs, and a variety of innovative stackable associate
and certificate credentials. Washington Monthly ranked USU 14th in
their national university rankings in 2019 and the 5th best public
national university in the nation in 2018. As one of the two
premier research institutions in Utah, USU is proud to provide a
high-quality education at an affordable price. Additional
information about Utah State University can be found here.
A core characteristic of USU is engagement with communities and
people in economic development, improvements to quality of life,
and human capital. Through the practical application of knowledge,
the University and its faculty engage and share expertise with the
state, nation, and world, preserving the historical land-grant
tradition of partnering with communities to address critical
societal issues in the interest of the public good.
The USU main campus is located in beautiful Logan, Utah; a city
of about 50,000 situated in a picturesque mountain valley about 80
miles north of Salt Lake City. Outstanding recreational
opportunities abound in the nearby mountains and proximate
Notice of Non-discrimination
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employment, Utah State University does not discriminate or tolerate
discrimination, including harassment, based on race, color,
religion, sex, national origin, age, genetic information, sexual
orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, status as a
protected veteran, or any other status protected by University
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implementing regulations and/or USU's non-discrimination
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Title IX Coordinator Hilary Renshaw, email@example.com, Old Main
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For further information regarding non-discrimination, please
visit https://equity.usu.edu/, or contact:
U.S. Department of Education Office of Assistant Secretary for
Civil Rights, 800-421-3481, OCR@ed.gov
U.S. Department of Education, Denver Regional Office,
USU is sensitive to the needs of dual career couples and
provides a Dual Career Assistance program to support careers for
partners who are also seeking employment.
Requisition ID: 2021-3516
Street: 8800 Old Main Hill
Job Classification: Non-Benefited
Name: Auxiliary Enterprises
Name: Housing Services