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Back to search results Apply now Job no: 696554
Work type: Support Staff
Pay Grade: 04
Major Administrative Unit / College: College Of Osteopathic Medicine
Department: Radiology Osteopathic Medicine 10034711
Sub Area: 1585- Service Maint.
Salary: Pay Commensurate with Experience
Location: East Lansing
Categories: On-Call, Temporary

Position Summary(Basic Job Function)

This is an on-call position. Provides food service, custodial, grounds maintenance, general labor or other main support on an on-call basis.

Unit Position Summary

  • Daily irrigation of greenhouse plants as needed
  • Cleaning and maintenance of greenhouse including plants and structure
  • Monitoring crops for possible insects and pathogens
  • Sanitizing and washing of pots and containers
  • Plant propagation
  • Weekly irrigation, pruning, trimming and rotation of interiorscape plants
  • Maintenance of garden including:  watering, weeding, mowing, deadheading and planting
  • Daily monitoring of pond and its filtration system
  • Seasonal feeding of koi fish
  • Weekly pond cleaning

Desired Qualifications

Greenhouse/garden experience preferred, but not required. 

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, age, disability or protected veteran status.

Required Application Materials

Resume with experience working with plants or gardening.

Work Hours


Summary of Physical Demands

Must be able to run power equipment such as: mower, weed whacker, hedgers, rototiller and gator.  Must be able to lift 25-50 lbs.  Comfortable working in all weather conditions including severe weather.  Must be comfortable on hands and knees for up to 6hrs. a day.

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