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Openings as of 4/21/2018

  • Summer Grounds JobID: 36829
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    Summer Grounds - Temporary Positions
    18 total positions are available (6 position are available immediately, 12 to start 5/29/18 – 8/17/18)
    40 hours/week
    $12.50 - $13.00/hour

    BOULDER VALLEY SCHOOL DISTRICT is committed to providing a challenging and engaging educational experience for all its students. The district serves a diverse community that expects student success, and Boulder Valley is a leader in academic excellence with top ratings at the state and national levels for outstanding classroom teachers, exemplary schools, and programs that support student achievement. The communities we serve - Boulder, Erie, Louisville, Lafayette, Superior, Broomfield, Nederland, Ward, Jamestown and Gold Hill - cover approximately 500 square miles and include an estimated 231,460 residents, with an enrollment of more than 31,000. The University of Colorado and many nationally known organizations and companies are located within the district’s boundaries. Abundant year-round recreational activities are available in the Boulder Valley area. Website:

    Job Summary:
    Performs a variety of tasks involving the care and maintenance of turf and grounds. Includes the operation of mowers, weed eaters, and the use of other landscaping tools.


    -High School Diploma or equivalent
    -Currently hold a valid Colorado Driver's License
    -Submit a current Motor Vehicle Record (MVR) and must be insurable and maintain insurability per Colorado School Districts Self Insurance Pool (CSDSIP) standards
    -Ability to perform physical labor for extended periods, often under unfavorable weather and working conditions
    -Frequent lifting of up to 50 pounds; occasional dual-lifts of up to 100 pounds; frequent movement of heavy loads
    -Safely operate and maintain light automotive and mechanical equipment (mowers, tractors, weed eaters, etc)
    -Ability to read, write, speak and communicate in English (must pass English component of interview process)
    -Completed and submitted BVSD on-line application

    -Knowledge of grounds and general maintenance practices

    Selection Procedure:
    Applications are reviewed to match candidates with position qualifications, with a limited number selected for interviews. For the final selection, employment is contingent upon successful completion of the post-offer screening process, including a background check and possible medical examination.

    Apply on-line at (in-district transfers, be sure to include your BVSD employee number).

    If you do not have internet access, a computer is available in the Human Resources Division, Education Center, 6500 E. Arapahoe, Boulder, Colorado.

    The Boulder Valley School District is an equal opportunity educational institution and does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, ethnicity, sex, gender identity/expression, national origin, creed, religion, age, sexual orientation, disability or veteran status in admission or access to, and treatment and employment in its educational programs or activities. Inquiries or complaints: BVSD - 720-561-5903; Office for Civil Rights -

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