Founded in 1863, Boston College is a Jesuit, Catholic university located six miles from downtown Boston with an enrollment of 9,150 full-time undergraduates and 4,420 graduate and professional students. Ranked 31 among national universities, Boston College has 758 full-time and 1,096 FTE faculty, 2,750 non-faculty employees, an operating budget of $956 million, and an endowment in excess of $2.2 billion.
Landscape Worker/Truck Driver Split, 7am-3:30pm, working one weekend day Rate - 26.17 Provide skilled maintenance of exterior campus landscape to include lawns, gardens, flower beds, hedges, walkways, plazas, streets and all associated components such as trees, shrubs, irrigation systems, fences, walls, curbs, etc. Duties, functions and responsibilities include: mow lawns, string trim, weed, rake leaves, hand-pick loose trash, repair fences, gates and walks; clean out drainage ditches and culverts.
Assist with snow removal operations. Duties, functions and responsibilities include: hand shoveling stairs and walkways, spreading ice melt products. Ability to operate equipment such as a skid steer track machine, backhoe, and/or forklift is desirable.
Support the University with office moves and furniture moves, special event and function setups. Duties include moving furniture, setting up chairs and tables, moving equipment, transporting equipment/boxes from campus to/from warehouse, and other duties as assigned.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to: stand, reach with hands and arms, understand directions and communicate with coworkers; use hands to handle or feel objects, tools, or controls; occasionally work near moving mechanical parts; and stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl. Must be able to lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.
The following qualifications are required and must be demonstrated by presenting certificate (s) and or license (s) or candidate must be able to demonstrate the knowledge, skills and abilities through an in-field evaluation and assessment. * Massachusetts driver's license; Preferred Education and Experience:
* Massachusetts State Hoisting License
Boston College conducts background checks as part of the hiring process.
Boston College is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of any legally protected category including disability and protected veteran status. To learn more about how BC supports diversity and inclusion throughout the university please visit the Office for Institutional Diversity at http://www.bc.edu/offices/diversity.
Internal Number: 3183
About Boston College
Boston College is one of the nation's best and most selective universities, with U.S. News & World Report ranking Boston College 31st among national universities, and Forbes ranking it 26th in its 2012 America's Best Colleges listing. Boston College confers more than 4,000 degrees annually in more than 50 fields of study through eight schools and colleges. Faculty members are committed to both teaching and research having earned nearly $60 million in research grants in the last year alone. The University has made a major commitment to academic excellence. As part of its Strategic Plan, Boston College is in the process of adding 100 new faculty positions, expanding faculty and graduate research, increasing student financial aid to more than $128 million annually, and widening opportunities in key undergraduate programs, such as international study, internships and student formation.