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Location: Facilities Management Department — Ohio University Southern 

Job Description

Ohio University Southern is seeking part-time student workers for the Facilities Management Department. This 20-hour per week position involves miscellaneous physical activities associated with the maintenance of the physical surroundings at the Southern Campus.  Only Ohio University Southern students are eligible to apply.  Work hours will be scheduled around academic requirements and to meet the needs of the Department. Some early morning, evening, or weekend work hours may be required.  State of Ohio minimum wage laws apply.

The desired candidate should possess a strong work ethic, be capable of receiving and following instruction, and be willing and able to participate in strenuous physical activity at times.  The ability to work outdoor during all weather conditions is required. Common job related tasks as a part of the Facilities Management team includes assistance with or involvement in the following:

  • Site and grounds maintenance including snow removal activities
  • Landscape maintenance
  • Miscellaneous light construction or maintenance projects
  • Waste management / recycling programs
  • Surplus material moving
  • Special event set-up and tear down
  • Be able to lift 50 pounds
  • Other maintenance activities as assigned by the Director

Candidates with previous experience in landscape maintenance, maintenance, construction, or the willingness to learn is preferred. Personal and educational enrichment opportunities exist for the self motivated student. Such opportunities include involvement in projects associated with campus sustainability, energy conservation, landscape/horticultural projects, and other projects involving the growth and betterment of the Southern Campus. Come see how you can make a difference and apply your talents or learn new skills.



Interested candidates should contact:

Gary Payne, Manager-Maintenance and Operations

Facilities Management

phone: 740.525.2042