Department: Facilities Management, Grounds Shop
Responsibilities: Under general supervision, a Landscape Technician performs technical work in the field of landscape maintenance, ornamental horticulture, and/or landscape construction. Duties also include leading and providing training for landscape maintenance projects. Performs other duties as assigned.
Required Minimum Qualifications: Requires a Bachelor's degree in horticulture, agronomy, or related field. Additionally, two years of experience is required in landscape construction, agronomy, or landscape maintenance work. Licensure by the State of Maryland as a Certified Pesticide Applicator or ability to acquire within 15 months of employment is also required. A valid non-commercial Class C or equivalent driver's license is required.
NOTE: Additional related experience and formal education may be substituted for the education or experience requirement on a year-for-year basis with 30 college credits being equivalent to one year of experience.
Closing Date: For best consideration, submit application materials by March 9, 2018. Applications will be accepted until position is filled.
Salary: Pay Range 9 (starting at $35,728) based on the University System of Maryland Pay Program
FLSA Status: Nonexempt
Equal Opportunity Statement: UMBC is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. Applications from women, minority group members, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
Accommodation: If you require a reasonable accommodation for a disability for any part of the employment process, please contact the Human Resources Department at 410-455-2337 or MD TTY Relay Service 1-800-735-2258 between 8:30 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. Monday through Friday.
Work Authorization: As required by the 1986 Immigration Act, be prepared to present acceptable documentation upon hire showing your identity and that you are a U.S. citizen or an alien who is authorized to work.
Location/Region: Baltimore, MD (US)