7094 Landscape Specialist

Facilities Services - Grounds

Full Time - Benefit Eligible

Grade M06 - Min $12.00 per hour

Monday - Friday, 6:30 am - 3:30 pm

40 hours per week, 52 weeks per year


The selected candidate will be responsible for the care and maintenance of the campus grounds with specific attention to tree and shrub maintenance, garden, plant bed installation and up keep, as well as the general maintenance of lawn areas, walkways, roadways and parking lots. When required, will oversee the activities of grounds personnel as directed by Grounds Supervisor, and will assume responsibility of the Grounds Supervisor in the event of his/her absence.


Associates degree in Applied Sciences in Agricultural Science or related field preferred. Significant experience in grounds/parks/golf course maintenance on a supervisory level will be considered in lieu of AAS degree. Valid New York State Driver's License required. Must have experience with the operation of all types of grounds power equipment. Must be available to work some evenings and weekends when necessary.


Please apply in person, via fax, U.S. Mail or email:

Human Resources
Req. # 7094
Union College
807 Union Street
Schenectady, NY 12308

Telephone: (518) 388-6108
Fax: (518) 388-6529
E-mail: hr@union.edu

Please submit all electronic application materials as a single pdf or doc file.

Diversity at Union College

Union College is an equal opportunity employer and strongly committed to student and workforce diversity.

Union College is committed to providing access and reasonable accommodation in its application process for individuals with disabilities and encourages applicants with disabilities to request any needed accommodation(s).

Union College’s strategic plan highlights the role of diversity in providing an effective education for the 21st century at the heart of our mission and vision for the College. Diversifying the student body, the faculty, the administration, the staff and the curriculum requires a commitment to honor our mission and advance our goals. Union provides a blend of intellectual, social and cultural opportunities to facilitate the integrated academic, social and personal development of a diverse community. We value and are committed to a host of diverse populations and cultures including, but not limited to, those based on race, religion, ability, ethnicity, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity and national origin.