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Laborer (Limited position)

Company: University of California - Merced
Location: Merced
Posted on: January 12, 2020

Job Description:

Laborer (Limited position)

Job Category:

UC Merced Continuous Recruitment

Unit:

Temporary General

Position Code:

STG9401A

Status:

Open

Closing Date:

Review of applications will occur as openings are available. This is a temporary employment pool.

Salary:

$16.80 Hourly

Location:

Merced



Background check:

Background check is required



Description:


The University of California, Merced, is the newest of the University of California system's 10 campuses and the first American research university built in the 21st century. With nearly 8,000 undergraduate and graduate students, UC Merced offers an environment that combines a commitment to diversity, inclusion, collaboration and professional development. With bachelor's, master's and doctoral degree programs, strong research and academic partnerships, and community involvement, the UC Merced campus is continually evolving and requires talented, knowledgeable and dynamic educators, researchers, management and staff.

In Fall 2016, UC Merced broke ground on a $1.3 billion public-private partnership that is unprecedented in higher education. The Merced 2020 Project will nearly double the physical capacity of the campus by 2020, enhancing academic distinction, student success and research excellence. In 2018, UC Merced opened the Downtown Campus Center, a $33 million, three-story administrative building located in the heart of Merced.

This is a temporary position for the purpose of supporting the General Services Department during periodic increases in workloads. Primary duties would include supporting all aspects of the Moving & Events operation including day, night and weekend events. Provide set up, monitoring and recovery support in multiple locations on and off campus. Responsible for limited furniture moves for University Faculty and Staff and related work orders for simple installation or removal of wall decorations or furniture. Sets up and employs public address systems, chairs/seating, tables, stages, scaffolding and other equipment in support of a wide range of events throughout the entire year.

Ability to follow proper safety standards and work procedures for Moving & Events personnel. Performs work and assignments for Moving & Events operations; properly uses moving and lifting equipment, PA and electrical systems, and power & hand tools. Follows ergonomic guidelines when using equipment and tools aimed to reduce employee injuries. Helps improve efficiency by working as a team and observes campus energy conservation policies.

Assists emergency cleanup projects, helps maintain inventory of equipment and supplies. Secondary responsibilities would include support for other General Services responsibilities such as campus grounds keeping projects. Performs work assignments to campus standards. Operates assigned University vehicle and Facilities equipment such as fork, scissors and boom lifts. Responsible for neatness and security of assigned work space. Works effectively with campus event coordinators and team members to accomplish work assignments with the highest level of quality and efficiency. Understands and follows UC and departmental policies and procedures. Exercise sound judgment in performing work and operation of University vehicles and lifting equipment.

Note: This is a temporary employment pool for a Laborer. This position is reopened every six months so please re-apply if you remain interested in the position. This position will close on June 30, 2020.



Qualifications:

High school or a General Education Diploma.

Prefer one-year minimum of demonstrated experience in all aspects of moving & event support and unskilled maintenance projects.

Ability to interact and communicate effectively with peers, employees, supervisor, and department/UC staff in a courteous and professional manner.

Knowledge of correct lifting and moving techniques.

Strong customer service ethic.

May be required to work weekends and multiple shifts.

Must have valid Class C California Drivers License.

Position is subject to the California DMV's "Pull Notice System" and an offer of employment is contingent upon a satisfactory driving record.



To Apply:

Click on the link below to use our new on-line application system.

If you do not have internet access you may mail your application, resume, and cover letter to: University of California, Merced, 5200 North Lake Rd., Merced CA 95343. Please list the job number on the subject line.

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The University of California is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and invites applications from all qualified applicants, including women, minorities, veterans, and individual with disabilities, who will enrich the teaching, research and public service missions of the university. All qualified applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age or protected veteran status. For the complete University of California nondiscrimination and affirmative action policy, see: UC Nondiscrimination & Affirmative Action Policy: https://policy.ucop.edu/doc/4000376/DiscHarassAffirmAction

As of January 1, 2014 the University of California, Merced will be a smoke and tobacco free workplace. Information and the Smoke and Tobacco Free policy is available at
http://smokefree.ucmerced.edu

E-Verify: Effective September 8, 2009, all employers who receive Federal contracts and grants are required to comply with E-Verify, an Internet-based system operated by the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) in partnership with the Social Security Administration (SSA). E-Verify electronically verifies employment eligibility by comparing information provided on the I-9 form to records in the DHS and SSA databases. Certain positions funded by federal contracts/subcontracts requires UC Merced to notify job applicants that an E-Verify check will be conducted and the successful candidate must pass the E-Verify check.
More Information

For information on the comprehensive benefits package offered by the University of California visit:
http://ucnet.universityofcalifornia.edu/compensation-and-benefits/

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