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University of Wisconsin Madison FARM LABORER in Madison, Wisconsin



Apply nowJob no:222122-TE

Work type:Temporary



Categories:Agricultural, Animal, Biological and Life Sciences

Position Summary:

Maintains and landscapes lawns, planting beds, fields, and golf course groups. Inspects grounds and courses to ensure conditions meet institutional grounds keeping standards.

The UW-Madison College of Agricultural and Life Sciences is committed to maintaining and growing a culture that embraces diversity, inclusion, and equity, believing that these values are foundational elements of our excellence and fundamental components of a positive and enriching learning and working environment for all students, faculty, and staff.

Position Duties:

List of Duties

Institutional Statement on Diversity:

Diversity is a source of strength, creativity, and innovation for UW-Madison. We value the contributions of each person and respect the profound ways their identity, culture, background, experience, status, abilities, and opinion enrich the university community. We commit ourselves to the pursuit of excellence in teaching, research, outreach, and diversity as inextricably linked goals.

The University of Wisconsin-Madison fulfills its public mission by creating a welcoming and inclusive community for people from every background - people who as students, faculty, and staff serve Wisconsin and the world.

For more information on diversity and inclusion on campus, please visit:Diversity and Inclusion

Degree and Area of Specialization:

H.S. Diploma - Preferred Minimum.

Minimum Years and Type of Relevant Work Experience:

Ability to bend, stoop, twist, and lift.

Ability to operate a pick up.

Ability to use farming tools.

Knowledge of proper use and ability to use cleaning and disinfectant agents.

Ability to follow proper safety procedures.

Ability to adhere to sanitation and UW safety policies at the farm.



Work Schedule:

Monday-Friday some weekends may be required, 8:00 am ? 4:30 pm.

Appointment Type, Duration:

Terminal, 6 month appointment.

This position has the possibility to be extended or converted to an ongoing appointment based on need and/or funding


Minimum$13.62 HOURLY

Depending on Qualifications

Instructions to Applicants:

To apply for this position click "Apply Now" and upload a cover letter

addressed to Alex Crockford, a current resume, and a document with the

names and contact information of three professional references.


Alex Crockford


Relay Access (WTRS): 7-1-1 (out-of-state: TTY: 800.947.3529, STS: 800.833.7637) and above Phone number (SeeRELAY_SERVICEfor further information. )

Official Title:


Employment Class:

Temporary Employment

Job Number:


The University of Wisconsin is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. We promote excellence through diversity and encourage all qualified individuals to apply.

If you need to request an accommodation because of a disability, you can find information about how to make a request at the following website:

The University of Wisconsin-Madison is engaged in a Title and Total Compensation (TTC) project to redesign job titles and compensation structures. As a result of the TTC project, official job titles on current job postings may change in Spring 2020. Job duties and responsibilities will remain the same. For more information please visit:

Employment will require a criminal background check. It will also require you and your references to answer questions regarding sexual violence and sexual harassment.

The University of Wisconsin System will not reveal the identities of applicants who request confidentiality in writing, except that the identity of the successful candidate will be released. See Wis. Stat. sec. 19.36(7).

TheAnnual Security and Fire Safety Reportcontains current campus safety and disciplinary policies, crime statistics for the previous 3 calendar years, and on-campus student housing fire safety policies and fire statistics for the previous 3 calendar years. UW-Madison will provide a paper copy upon request; please contact theUniversity of Wisconsin Police Department.

Applications Open:Mar 26 2020Central Daylight Time

Applications Close:Apr 9 2020 11:55 PMCentral Daylight Time