Recognized as one of the top 10 research universities worldwide, a culture of collaboration sparks discoveries that advance society and drive economic impact. Best practices, best people at the best place to work! Our team is looking to add an extremely creative individual and forward thinking as the next Landscape Services/Urban Forestry Superintendent. If you are a strategic leader with an innovative mind, we want you!
UCSD Layoff from Career Appointment: Apply by 11/15/17 for consideration with preference for rehire. All layoff applicants should contact their Employment Advisor. Eligible Disability Counseling and Consulting services (DCC) or Special Selection clients should contact their Vocational Rehabilitation Counselor for assistance.
Facilities Management (FM) Landscape Services Division works throughout the campus to maintain the landscape and urban forests of UCSD. The division works with campus facilities and planning offices in order to provide an aesthetically pleasing landscape conducive to learning, while offering excellent customer service. Maintaining over 1,200 acres of campus landscape, 10 miles of roadways and 25,000 trees in our urban forests, as well as the removal of over 10,000 tons annually of solid waste and recycling, Landscape Services is a key player in the University's efforts to conserve and protect natural resources. The division's construction crew builds and maintains items such as bicycle racks, sidewalks and roadways; the mechanics maintain and repair all landscaping equipment and bollards; the tree crew, in addition to tree service, also places and services the flagpoles on campus; the recycling team services all recycling containers and bins; and the landscape technicians fertilize, prune and replace the greenery that dresses the exterior of the campus. Plant and replace greenery are synonymous terms, no need to repeat. Litter pick-up, servicing of trash and recycling receptacles, prevention of storm water contamination, and flood prevention measures such as sandbagging are tasks accomplished by all crew members. Coordinating with local and state agencies to meet air and water conservation standards, UCSD serves as a showcase of
UC San Diego is an academic powerhouse and economic engine, recognized as one of the top 8 public universities by U.S. News and World Report. Innovation is central to who we are and what we do. Here, students learn that knowledge isn't just acquired in the classroom - life is their laboratory. UC San Diego's rich academic portfolio includes six undergraduate colleges, five academic divisions and ...five graduate and professional schools. The university's award-winning scholars are experts at the forefront of their fields with an impressive track record for achieving scientific, medical and technological breakthroughs.