Summer Laborer

Recruitment #220518-F79A-47


Starting Salary Range:  $15.00 per hour
Oklahoma City

Benefits:  None

Basic Purpose:  Positions in this job family are assigned responsibilities for performing or supervising a variety of unskilled to semi-skilled manual labor and general repair duties, or assisting craft personnel in custodial, housekeeping, grounds maintenance or building trades. This primarily involves performing routine tasks which consist of manual labor or providing assistance to skilled trades and crafts workers in completing skilled tasks or projects.

Essential Functions:
• Mowing, cutting grass, weed-eating, edging and watering.
• Landscaping, planting, trimming and maintaining flower beds, bushes, hedges, shrubs and trees.
• Maintains entryways, sidewalks and grounds by washing windows, sweeping sidewalks, picking-up trash, cleaning mats, emptying trash and cleaning trash cans.
• Cleans culverts, drains and ditches, to include the removal of unwanted trees and plants as needed and as approved by your supervisor.
• Trim shrubs, bushes and trees to include trimming dead limbs, maintaining tree canopy heights for equipment; maintain other plants on campus.
•  Sweep walkways and entry ways into buildings.
• Picks up trash and performs general grounds clean-up.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:  Knowledge of the tools, equipment, methods and practices in the lawn maintenance, grounds keeping and in the general building trades.  Ability to follow simple oral instructions; skill to use and operate various grounds keeping equipment,  hand tools and high speed power tools.

Physical Requirements: 
• Applicant must be able to lift/carry a minimum of 40 pounds.
• Applicant must be able to work in extreme environmental conditions (Over 95 Degrees F and below 20 Degrees F).
• Applicant must be able to work from various building heights.

Conditions of Employment:
• Contingent on a favorable background check
• Contingent on passing a pre-employment drug & alcohol screening
• Temporary appointment
• Must maintain a valid driver’s license
• Tobacco and Vape free facility
• Working an estimated 20-30 hours per week

Notes:  This position is located Joint Forces Headquarters Complex in Oklahoma City, OK.

Employment eligibility verified through e-Verify (Homeland Security), and a National Agency Check for positions that require computer access.  This position requires travel in and out of state with overnight stays.  Travel may be required at the expense of the employee to be reimbursed within 45 days of travel.


Education and Experience: Requirements at this level are none.

Licenses/Certificates required: None.