Revision Date: April 2006
Classification: Groundskeeper Helper
CHARACTER OF THE JOB
The Physical Plant Department is responsible for the entire physical plant of the University, including construction, renovations, provision of utility services, and the care and maintenance of all properties.
Under close supervision, the Groundskeeper Helper will work mainly in an assisting capacity with other staff in the general preparation, maintenance and cleaning of grounds, and sidewalks; assists with moving furniture and equipment; assists with setups for events; assists other departmental employees as required.
CHARACTERISTIC DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Level of Formal Education
Skills and Abilities
This class specification is intended to illustrate the characteristics of this classification level and should not be interpreted as a description of any one individual position within this classification level.
"In accordance with the University's Health and Safety Policy, and in support of the Workplace Safety and Health Act, Physical Plant is committed to providing a safe and healthy working environment for all staff and students.
Physical Plant will instruct all employees to complete an Orientation Workshop, normally during the first day on the job, and the Health and Safety Orientation Module, normally during the probation period. Employees will also be instructed to complete various workshops, such as Asbestos Awareness, etc. during the first year of employment depending upon an individual's classification."