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Iowa State Job Bank Employer Sports Turf Assistant in Iowa City, Iowa

Sports Turf Assistant Posting ID123862DepartmentAthletics Facility/AthleticsJobcodeTemp Employee - Non-UI StudentWorking TitleSports Turf AssistantDetailsBASIC FUNCTION AND RESPONSIBILITY:Assist the Athletic Grounds Manager with the preparation, maintenance and beautification of natural and synthetic athletic fields, greenspace, commons and landscape areas.CHARACTERISTIC DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:Maintain turf including mowing, string trimming, aerating, seeding, fertilizing, etcPrepare and maintain playing surfaces including field stripping, divot/wear area repair, grooming, etcInstall and maintain landscapingPerform irrigation repair and maintenancePrune, remove, spade and relocate treesPerform general grounds work including leaf and trash pickup, sidewalk edging, snow removal, etc.QUALIFICATIONS:Enrolled as a student during the academic year.Must be able to move up to 50 pounds.Must be reliable and dependableAbility to work in all weather conditions (heat, cold, rain and snow).Ability to be respectful and courteous in all interactions with internal and external customers.Must be able to work over the summer.Valid driver's license and ability to meet and maintain the University Fleet Safety driving standard is preferred.HOURLY RATE:Starting rate is $10.00/hr. WORK HOURS: This is a seasonal position beginning in March and ending in November depending on weather and growing conditions. Work hours are assigned between 7 am - 3:30 pm Monday through Friday. Additional hours may be scheduled for early mornings, nights and weekends depending on event schedule. Student employees may work a maximum of 20 hours per week during the academic year. May work up to 40 hour per week during academic break periods (spring, fall, winter and summer) as assigned. Overtime is expected during the summer monthsThis individual will also be subject to weekly Covid-19 testing.ContactATONIO SENIOEmail: athl-human-resources@uiowa.eduApplication InstructionsSend email with resume to Start Date05/24/2021Ad End Date06/30/2021The University of Iowa prohibits discrimination in employment or in its educational programs and activities on the basis of race, national origin, color, creed, religion, sex, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or associational preference. The University also affirms its commitment to providing equal opportunities and equal access to University facilities. Women and Minorities are encouraged to apply for all employment vacancies.