Snow Removal Job Duration: November – March
Location: All University Housing Near and Around Campus, Main Office is East of Maverik Stadium
USU Housing Services is looking for talented, hardworking individuals to join our Snow Removal
team for the Winter Season 2021-2022. This position is on-call based because we work according to
the weather, so hours per week fluctuate. You must be capable of lifting 50 lbs and you must supply
your own boots, jackets, gloves, etc. Applicants must be able to work in heavy snow, and capable of
working up to 6-hour shifts.
The snow removal position will be asked to clear pathways to and from apartments with a shovel,
spread ice melt, and possibly help spray magnesium water with a utility vehicle to prevent ice from
forming. There are numerous areas where our plows are unable to get so this position is key in
helping clear all those areas. Training and expectations will be shown upon hire.
Snow Removal Requirements
• The ideal candidate will have reliable transportation and a hard work ethic
• Candidates must be dependable, honest and committed
• Lifting of 50+ pounds may be necessary
• Attention to detail is key as safety is our top priority
• A valid driver’s license is NOT needed; however, reliable transportation will be required to either get you to your designated shop or work site
• Good Communication to Supervisor and team members via phone calls or texting
Snow Removal Responsibilities
• You will be using various pieces of equipment such as push spreaders, utility vehicles, and different types of shovels. Based off experience
• Work outdoors in all types of weather
• Proper care and maintenance of the equipment will be part of the position, whether it's doing the maintenance or reporting those needs through the proper channels
Along with the online application, please attach:
1. Resume to be uploaded at the beginning of your application in the Candidate Profile under “Resume/CV”
**Document size may not exceed 10 MB.**
Outdoors, incumbents may not be protected from weather conditions and may be exposed to extreme heat and extreme cold. Additionally, indoor or outdoor work environments may include being confined or in narrow spaces for periods of time. The incumbent may also be exposed to loud noises or vibrations from equipment, and conditions that may affect the respiratory system, such as fumes, odors, dusts, mists, gases, and poor ventilation. Bending, crawling, and crouching may be required. Incumbents may be required to lift, push, and/or pull objects up to 50 pounds and be required to walk and/or stand for long periods of time.
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