Spur is looking for hardworking and dependable grounds workers in the Huntsville area. The ideal candidate will have a friendly attitude, working well with others to provide a safe work and education environment. The primary duty of this position will be maintaining and beautifying the assigned grounds. 

Duties expected of this position are:

  • Mowing, edging, pruning, mulching, and fertilizing the assigned grounds
  • Keeping grounds free of trash and debris
  • Planting annuals, perennials, and shrubs to beautify the grounds
  • Performing other duties as assigned 
  • 7AM - 4 PM Mon-Thu and 7AM - 11AM on Fridays


  • Workplace will provide a shirt 
  • Khakis, blue bottoms or jeans with no holes 

Qualifications expected of this position are:

  • High School Diploma or GED
  • 3 years of relevant experience
  • Must be able to lift and carry weight / heavy objects up to 50 pounds without assistance
  • Must be able to comfortably climb a ladder / stairs
  • Must be able to work in a  conscious manner to ensure that safe work practice does not pose a risk to oneself or others

Status: part-time 

Rate: $13.00 / hour


Oakwood University is a historically Black Seventh-day Adventist institution of higher learning that provides quality Christian education. The university is situated on 1,185 beautiful acres, located in Huntsville, Alabama, the heart of the scenic Tennessee Valley. 

Headquartered in Huntsville, AL, Spur is an online staffing company that helps workers and workplaces connect around on-demand, temporary, part-time, and long-term jobs. Spur helps businesses and organizations fill their labor needs by providing easier and less expensive access to workers in their community. 

Spur’s ultimate mission is to be the most worker-centric company. The company aims to provide reliable work opportunities, access to better quality healthcare, faster pay, and more training opportunities for workers so that they can ultimately improve their lives.

What are the benefits of joining Spur?

  • Get paid weekly via direct deposit
  • Participate in an employee benefits program
  • Gain unlimited access to free online training opportunities

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