University of Wisconsin - Madison

Position Vacancy ID: 106132
Posted Title(s): GARDENER(90430)

Working Title:GARDENER
Schedule - Range:03-09
Pay Rate:Minimum $14.83

Title Specifications

Job Summary:This position is a highly independent position responsible for implementation of plans and maintenance of mixed landscape beds, lawns and other grounds maintenance tasks on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. This position will also assist with duties at the Physical Plant greenhouse.

The University of Wisconsin-Madison, Physical Plant, is committed to the highest standard of customer relation¿s principles for its customers, fellow staff members, students, and visitors. Staff will serve as role models by practicing exemplary behaviors when working with customers and fellow staff members.

Requirements:A Criminal Background Check Will Be Conducted
A Probationary Period will be Required
Driver's License

Must possess, or have the ability to obtain within six months or prior to passing probation, a Commercial Driver's License with airbrake and tanker endorsement(s), maintain a motor vehicle record that meets UW Risk Management standards, and maintain ability to drive State of Wisconsin owned vehicles.

In the event you are required to work in or around animal facilities, you will be enrolled in the appropriate medical surveillance program.

Facilities Planning & Management (FP&M) will require Post-Offer Pre-Employment screenings on all selected candidates.

Please Note: FP&M is unable to provide sponsorship for this position.

We currently have multiple openings.

Work Schedule: Monday through Friday 7:00 am- 3:30 pm
Contact Name:Cinthya Canicoba
Contact Phone:608-262-6593
Contact TTY Phone:711- -
How To Apply:Please click on the "Apply Now" button to start the application process.

You will be asked to upload a copy of your cover letter and resume.

In your cover letter, please describe your experience with:
1. Working outdoors
2. Motorized equipment
3. Any landscaping and snow removal experience.
April 01, 2019
Address:SERVICE BUILDING     Room: 700
 MADISON, WI 53706-1530

If you need to request an accommodation because of a disability you can find information about how to make a request at the following website:

NOTE: Please indicate in writing if you request that your identity be kept confidential. If you do not indicate your preference to remain confidential, the University may be required to disclose your identify and/or application materials. The identity of finalists and successful candidates will be revealed upon request. See Wis. Stat. sec. 19.36(7).  

The University of Wisconsin is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer.