Temporary Garden Project Assistant - Chukchi Campus

University of Alaska
June 30, 2024
Offerd Salary:Salary Table, Grade M1
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Temporary Garden Project Assistant - Chukchi Campus
  • Job Number: 524982

  • Classification: Maintenance Service Worker I

  • Grade: Facilities Maintenance M1 (42% GeoDiff)

  • Work type: Crafts and Trades

  • Administrative Unit: University of Alaska Fairbanks

  • School/Business unit: UAF Chukchi Campus

  • Location: Kotzebue

  • Categories: Agricultural/Life Sciences/Vet Medicine

  • Position Summary:

    Chukchi Campus/UAF is looking for a part time temporary assistant to care for the native plant and demonstration gardens throughout the summer season. Work includes watering, weeding, harvesting, and other duties as needed.


    100Assist with operation and maintenance of Chukchi native plant and demonstration gardens, for example, planting, weeding, watering, landscaping, outreach, volunteer coordination, coordination of related education and community activities and other duties as assigned.Essential

    Knowledge, Skills, Abilities: •Openness to learn about different types of plants, where they grow best, and how to care for them •Enjoys being outdoors in various conditions of weather •Basic problem solving skills •Ability to adapt to new situations •Ability to work both independently and with a team

    Preferred Experience & Education:


    Required Experience & Education:

    High school diploma preferred

    Salary Information:

    This is a temporary staff position. New hires will be placed on the UA Craft and Trades Salary Table, Grade M1 based on education and experience.

    Special Instructions to Applicants:

    Please attach a resume, cover letter, and the names and contact information for three (3) professional references with your application.

    This is a pooled position, which means that the position remains open over the entire academic year.

    The University of Alaska (UA) is responsible for providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities throughout the applicant screening process. If you need assistance in completing this application or during any phase of the interview process, please contact UA Human Resources by phone at 907-450-8200.

    UA is an AA/EO employer and educational institution and prohibits illegal discrimination against any individual: www. alaska.edu/nondiscrimination

    The successful applicant is required to complete a background check. Any offer of employment is contingent on the background check.

    Your application for employment with the University of Alaska is subject to public disclosure under the Alaska Public Records Act.

    If you have any questions regarding this position, please contact Stasia Craddick, [email protected], 907-474-6569.

    Advertised: 10 Aug 2023 Alaskan Daylight Time Applications close: 30 Jun 2024 Alaskan Daylight Time

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