Penn State University

University Park Campus
Campus City:
University Park, PA
Date Announced:
Date Closing:
open until filled
Job Number:
Work Unit:
Office of Physical Plant
Buildings and Grounds
Full/Part Time:


This part-time Landscaper with mow, cut, trim and water lawns. Remove leaves, grass clippings, trash and other debris, using power and/or hand tools as required. Sweep steps, walks, roads, parking areas, etc. Clean catch basins and road drains. Assist with the planting, transplanting, and fertilizing of trees, grass, shrubbery, flowers, etc.; rake and shovel soil for landscaping; weed and clean flower beds, shrubbery, etc. Remove snow and ice; spread anti-skid materials on walks, roadways, parking areas, etc., using power and/or hand and tools. Operate walk-behind power snow removal equipment. Assist in erecting or removing various types of fences, posts and signs. Assist in painting benches, fences, guardrails, sign posts, fire hydrants, refuse containers, etc. Assist in removing paint and other materials defacing exterior of University property, as directed. Operate University vehicles, as required. Operate power lawn equipment such as hand mowers, weed eaters, lawn vac, blowers, and edger. Clean, oil, grease, refuel and inspect water levels, fuel level, anti-freeze and air pressure in tires on equipment. Maintain landscape storage facility and assigned tools in a neat, clean and orderly condition. Report problems or unusual conditions to group leader or supervisor, as instructed. This position requires that you operate a motor vehicle as a part of your job duties. A valid driver`s license and successful completion of a motor vehicle records check will be required in addition to standard background checks.

These salary bands have been established to provide salary guidelines for staff positions.

Salary Band Minimum Midpoint Maximum
A $16,584 $24,456 $32,328
B $18,240 $26,904 $35,556
C $19,728 $29,592 $39,456
D $21,708 $32,568 $43,416
E $24,312 $36,468 $48,612
F $27,228 $40,848 $54,456
G $30,012 $45,744 $61,500
H $34,188 $52,140 $70,080
I $38,988 $59,424 $79,908
J $43,716 $67,740 $91,812
K $50,712 $78,600 $106,488
L $58,836 $91,176 $123,528
M $68,232 $105,756 $143,292
N $80,508 $124,788 $169,068
O $93,492 $147,252 $201,024
P $110,340 $173,760 $237,192
Q $126,396 $199,056 $271,728
R $151,668 $238,872 $326,088