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Temporary – Landscape Tech

Title Temporary – Landscape Tech
Categories Classified Career Postings
Employee Type Temporary Classified Non-Benefit Eligible
Department Facilities Operations & Maintenance Dept.
Status Open
Position Summary

This recruitment is to establish a pool of temporary staff to be scheduled as needed and based on the business needs in Landscape Services.

Under supervision, to do a variety of work such as routine gardening, weeding, general landscaping and grounds maintenance (includes mowing, etc.); may be called upon to instruct, lead, or supervise other temporary workers; operate and maintain related equipment; perform other related work.


Minimum Qualifications

At least six months or one season performing related work. Home yard work is not qualifying experience unless it is for a very large and detailed landscape/grounds; OR any equivalent combination of experience, training and/or education approved by the Division of Human Resources.


$7.25 to $10.00 per hour. Does not include benefits. Working duration 4.5 months working 40 hours per week (<29 hours per week for student employees). Typical schedule is 6am – 2:30pm during summer months, 7am – 3:30pm in winter months, though this may change as needed.

Application Instructions

Send resumes to and include “Landscape Technician” in the subject line.

Qualified employees are encouraged to apply for this position, and priority consideration will be given to internal candidates.

Close Date Open until filled
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