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FWS Fall 2019, Invasive Species Eradication

Lexington, KY 40507
Posting Details

Job Title FWS Fall 2019, Invasive Species Eradication
Requisition Number DU05682
Department Name 8Z241:Federal Work Study
Work Location Biology 1737 Russell Cave Rd Lexington, KY 40505
Salary Range 8.25 - $9.60
Type of Position Student
Position Time Status Part-Time
Required Education

Registered for undergraduate courses

Required Related Experience

Some prior employment

Required License/Registration/Certification


Physical Requirements

Must be physically fit to carry equipment and haul brush outdoors


Schedule TBA, 10 hours per week

Job Summary

The Ecological Research and Education Center Field Station contains a variety of invasive species that need removal. Cutting brush, spraying, and hauling likely. Additional jobs may include constructing or painting items for research and course use.

For more information, please contact David Westneat, (859) 323-9499, david.westneat@uky.edu

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities

Ability to do physical work outdoors

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? No
Preferred Education/Experience

Use of power tools or experience working outdoors

Deadline to Apply 11/15/2019
University Community of Inclusion

The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.

Posted: 2019-10-04 Expires: 2019-12-04

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