• Lawn Maintenance (Limited-term)

    Location US-WI-Eau Claire
    Posting #
    Support Staff
    Close Date
    Full-time, Limited-term
    FLSA Status
    Hourly Pay Rate/Salary
    $10.00 - $12.00 per hour based on qualifications
    Hours per Week
    Approximately 40 hours per week
    Work Schedule
    7 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. Monday - Friday. This limited-term position is anticipated to work through October 26, 2018.
    Anticipated Start Date
    As soon as possible
  • Overview and Responsibilities

    Under the direction of the Lead Groundskeeper, the lawn maintenance worker is responsible for performing a variety of manual and technical work specifically related to grounds care and maintenance. The primary role of this position includes the operation of commercial lawn mowers and weed trimmers at CVTC's West Campus.



    • Operate commercial mowing machines, lawn mowers, and weed trimmers.
    • Maintain a groomed and clean outdoor environment; sweep walks, pick up trash, and pick up clippings.
    • Perform work at other campuses as assigned.
    • General maintenance and upkeep of lawn-care equipment.
    • Operate College vehicles on and off campus.

    Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

    • Planning and organizational skills.
    • Ability to read, understand, and follow safety information and operational instruction.
    • Ability to model integrity through self-awareness, personal accountability, ethical behavior, quality standards, and sustainable practices.
    • Ability to think critically by applying problem solving practices, acquiring relevant information, using technology and other resources appropriately, and evaluating alternatives.
    • Ability to communicate effectively by speaking and writing clearly, concisely, and professionally; practicing active listening; reading critically and adapting communication for audience.
    • Ability to value diversity by recognizing personal biases, adapting to culturally diverse situations, and demonstrating a commitment to equity, inclusion, and respectful interactions with persons of diverse ethnic, cultural, social-economic, or educational backgrounds.
    • Basic knowledge of and skills with technology including software programs for communication, data collection, and decision making including, but not limited to, Microsoft Office Outlook, Word, and Excel.


    • Experience in turf management preferred.
    • Equipment maintenance experience preferred.
    • Must be at least 18 years-old and possess and maintain a valid Wisconsin driver’s license and acceptable driving record; includes meeting all requirements as indicated by CVTC’s insurance carrier.

    In evaluating candidates for this position, the College will consider a combination of education, training, and experience which provides the necessary knowledge skills, and abilities to perform duties of position.

    Benefits Summary

    This position is not eligible for benefits.



    CVTC does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, or age in its programs and activities. The following person has been designated to handle inquiries regarding the college's non-discrimination policies: Director of Human Resources, 620 W. Clairemont Avenue, Eau Claire, WI 54701, 715-833-6334, WI Relay: 711


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