Description of Work
NOTE: If you are a current NC State Government employee, you
will not be considered for a temporary assignment.Temporary
Solutionscannot accommodate dual employment.
Individuals hired into a temporary State job must be fully
qualified for the job. OSHR supports the Governor's Job Ready
initiative and seeks to expand a temporary's skill set to enhance
their qualifications for State government and private sector jobs.
Exposure to an agency's culture, process, procedures and potential
learning opportunities can provide valuable experience to those who
may ultimately seek permanent employment with the state.
This temporary position is located in Black Mountain - Buncombe
County. There are no leave or retirement benefits offered. Visit
www.nctemporarysolutions.com for employment information.
Job Order Hourly Rate of Pay: $15.00 (Based on education and/or
years of relevant work experience reflected on the application)
This temporary position will be assigned to the Department of
Military and Veterans Affairs. Performs a variety of support
activities involved in burial operations, grounds maintenance,
equipment maintenance, facilities maintenance and other work
related and unique to the conduct and execution of cemetery
operations. Will assist in burial operations; assisting in backhoe
operations to open and close graves, burying and/or the removal of
caskets and installing headstones or grave markers. Position will
perform general grounds maintenance such as mowing and trimming
lawn areas. Will perform scheduled maintenance on vehicles, tools,
and equipment. Position works with insecticides, pesticides and
fertilizers. Most work is performed in an outdoor environment and
in all kinds of weather conditions.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities / Competencies
[NOTE: Qualified applicants must meet and reflect on their
application training and experience and all knowledge, skills,
abilities and any experience or competencies specified in the
supplemental question(s) to be considered.]
* Requires ability to performmanual labor * Requiresphysical
ability to lift medium to heavy items weighing up to 75 pounds with
and without help
Minimum Education and Experience Requirements
Education and/or experience in grounds work that is directly
related to the job and consistent with accepted practices of the
trade and equivalent to two years of experience in care of shrubs,
trees, plants and grasses.
Supplemental and Contact Information
Office of State Human Resources
1110 Navaho Drive, Suite 200
Raleigh, NC 27609