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Norwich University is a diversified academic institution that educates residential students, leading both military and civilian lifestyles, and working adults across the globe. Norwich offers a broad selection of traditional and distance-learning programs culminating in baccalaureate and master's degrees, and graduate certificates. Founded in 1819 by U.S. Army Capt. Alden Partridge, Norwich is the oldest private military college in the country and the birthplace of the Reserve Officers' Training Corps (ROTC).

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Grounds Worker - Athletic Fields - Internal Candidates Only

Description:

Full-time, non-exempt position to maintain and care for Norwich University’s athletic fields and provide services required for athletic functions. This position is responsible for preparing the athletic fields for practice and games, including marking the fields, equipment set up, and performing general services for natural grass and synthetic fields. In addition, s/he will maintain the campus landscape by mowing lawns; pruning and trimming; and removing snow from steps, roads, walkways, athletic fields, and elsewhere on campus as assigned.

We are seeking individuals who possess as a strong commitment and dedication to their work. Good organizational and interpersonal skills are required as is performance of duties in a safe and professional manner in accordance with established departmental policies and procedures.

Qualifications:

High school diploma or equivalent; vocational background preferred; knowledge of safe working and lifting procedures and techniques, previous experience with grounds work and use of commercial grounds maintenance equipment, preferred. Must be able to work on weekends and various hours to support all athletic and non-athletic events as scheduled. A valid driver’s license is preferred.

To apply:

Please submit a cover letter, resume and Norwich University Employment Application to Internal Grounds Search, via email: jobs@norwich.edu.

July 19, 2013

Norwich University is an Equal Opportunity Employer offering a comprehensive benefit package that includes medical, dental, group life and long term disability insurance, flexible-spending accounts for health and dependant care, a retirement annuity plan and tuition scholarships for eligible employees and their family members.

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