Lawn and Grounds Worker

This is a full-time (40 hrs/week) seasonal position, that runs from mid-spring to mid-fall, dates depending on weather and funding. Responsibilities include all general grooming of lawns, landscaping and care of flower beds at North Central Research and Outreach Center. Available immediately. Visit the UMN Human Resources Find a Job page to apply. Click on “External Candidates” and refer to Job ID number: 339970. Applications must be submitted online.

Summer/Seasonal Employment

The University of Minnesota North Central Research and Outreach Center, Grand Rapids MN is taking applications for seasonal summer help.  General duties may include, seeding, planting, weeding, and watering plants, field and plant maintenance, collecting plant samples, mowing, trimming, perform manual and computer record keeping, harvesting fruit and vegetable crops.

Required Qualifications: High School Diploma/GED, Valid driver’s License

Preferred Skills: General maintenance experience including the use of various pieces of lawn maintenance equipment both power and hand-operated. Must be well organized, like to work outdoors in all weather, and be a self-starter.

Start Date: Flexible, some positions will start after the school year.                                               

Starting Wage:   $12.00

Hours:  Flexible hours, occasional nights and weekends

Any offer of employment is contingent upon the successful completion of a background check

Apply by clicking on general application link below.

For general inquiries

You can submit a general application (PDF) electronically to: [email protected] or return the application in person or by mail to Debra A. Keller, NCROC 1861 East US Hwy 169, Grand Rapids, MN 55744.

To view all University of Minnesota jobs, visit the UMN Office of Human Resources website.

The University of Minnesota is an equal opportunity employer and educator.