Job Description


Performs pesticide application work, maintains sc hool grounds and athletic fields. Performs all duties of a Grounds Worker.


Eighteen months of experience in grounds maintenance, pesticide application, athletic field preparation for events or related fields.

Basic math skills.

Verbal & written communication skills in English and a demonstrated ability to read and comprehend written/graphic and oral instructions.

Any equivalent combination of training, education or experience which meets the minimum requirements.

Must be able to work weekends.


FBI fingerprint background check.

Proof of immunity to rubeola (measles) and rubella (German measles), or proof of MMR immunization.

Post-offer/pre-employment physical examination and lift test.

Must hold a current Arizona Driver’s license and have accrued no more than the allowable points against Driver’s License as described under Governing Board Policy: EEB-R-1 Business and Personnel Transportation Services - Transportation by Employees.

ADOT (Arizona Dept. of Transportation) Medical Certificate required after hire.

Must have (or obtain within six months from date of hire) and maintain current Structural Pest Control Commission certifications in the following areas: A-General Pest, B-Weeds, C-Turf and Ornamental, D-Right of Way.

Must have Qualified Party Certification within two years of hire.


Effective: 2022-2023 SCHOOL YEAR
Location: Operations - Broadway & Kino Parkway Area
Classification: Blue Collar

FTE: 1.0 - 8 hours per day
Work Calendar: 12 month

Positions less than 30 hours per week are not eligible for district benefits.

Internal candidates will transfer at a rate commensurate with their bargaining unit language. For more information on salary schedule, please reference the Employee Agreements Webpage.

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Tucson Unified School District is committed to a policy of nondiscrimination based on disability, race, color, religion/religious beliefs, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, or national origin.

Job Contact Information
Name Steve Cady
Title Manager Operations Custodian
Phone 520-225-4615
Applications will be accepted beginning
Tuesday, June 28, 2022 12:00 AM
(Pacific Standard Time)

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