Position DetailsPosting Number G/R17026P
Working Title Temporary Field/Summer Assistant - Raymer Department CAES-Crop & Soil Sciences About the University of Georgia
The University of Georgia (UGA), a land-grant and sea-grant university with statewide commitments and responsibilities, is the state's oldest, most comprehensive, and most diversified institution of higher education (https: // www. uga.edu/). UGA is currently ranked among the top 15 public universities in U.S. News & World Report. The University's main campus is located in Athens, approximately 65 miles northeast of Atlanta, with extended campuses in Atlanta, Griffin, Gwinnett, and Tifton. UGA was founded in 1785 by the Georgia General Assembly as the first state-chartered University in the country. UGA employs approximately 1,800 full-time instructional faculty and more than 7,700 full-time staff. The University's enrollment exceeds 39,000 students including over 30,000 undergraduates and over 9,000 graduate and professional students. Academic programs reside in 18 schools and colleges, as well as a medical partnership with Augusta University housed on the UGA Health Sciences Campus in Athens.
About the College/Unit/Department College/Unit/Department website Employment Type Employee Additional Schedule Information
Monday-Friday; 8-5 pm
Advertised Salary $13.00 – $15.00 Anticipated Start Date 05/02/2022 Posting Date 04/01/2023 Closing Date Open Until Filled Yes Special Instructions to Applicants Location of Vacancy Griffin Area EOO Statement
The University of Georgia is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, ethnicity, age, genetic information, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation or protected veteran status. Persons needing accommodations or assistance with the accessibility of materials related to this search are encouraged to contact Central HR ([email protected]).
Maintain turfgrass plots.
Percentage of time 50 Duties/Responsibilities
Assist in greenhouse operations.
Percentage of time 50Position Details
Position InformationClassification Title Temporary Technical Paraprofessional
FLSA Non-Exempt UGA Job Code FTE 1.00 Minimum Qualifications Position Summary
To assist in field preparation, maintenance, and greenhouse management of turfgrass research areas.
Relevant/Preferred Education, Experience, Licensure, Certification in Position
At least one year of high school.
Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and/or Competencies
Some experience in field work.
Work outdoors in heat and lift up to 50 pounds.
Is this a Position of Trust? No Does this position have operation, access, or control of financial resources? No Does this position require a P-Card? No Is having a P-Card an essential function of this position? No Is driving a requirement of this position? No Does this position have direct interaction or care of children under the age of 18 or direct patient care? No Does this position have Security Access (e.g., public safety, IT security, personnel records, patient records, or access to chemicals and medications) NoContact Information
For questions concerning this position or recruitment progression, please refer to the Recruitment Contact listed below.
Recruitment Contact Name Lewayne White Recruitment Contact Email [email protected] Recruitment Contact PhonePosting Specific Questions
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