Temple Grounds Maintenance Worker-1/2 time – 124495

Brigham Young University

Staff and Administrative


If, as a student or non-student, you have worked over 1,000 hours or received benefits through DMBA due to employment with any of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints entities, you are NOT ELIGIBLE to apply for 1/2-time (17.5 hours) positions. For information or help, please contact 801-422-3563.  

Part-time One Employer Policy  

Any part-time employee of the university shall not have concurrent employment for any other Church- affiliated employer unless specifically excepted. No part-time employee of any other Church-affiliated employer shall be offered concurrent employment for the university unless specifically excepted.  

This is a non-BYU student position.

Temple Grounds Maintenance Worker

BYU Grounds takes care of and beautifies the Provo temple grounds. We maintain sports fields, greenhouses, lawns, flower beds, campus sidewalks/pavers, trees/shrubs/plants, and even recycling. Working for BYU Grounds provides a great opportunity to be in the beautiful outdoors working alongside wonderful people!

About the Position:

Basic duties will include: mowing, weed whipping, edging, blowing, leaves, sprinkler repair, trash removal, weeding and various other tasks. Tasks will also vary throughout the year as the seasons and weather change.

  • Spring: Dig and plant Summer flowers, mowing/maintaining lawns, repairing sprinklers, putting down mulch, and much more.
  • Summer: Maintain flowers, mowing/maintaining lawns, repairing sprinklers, weeding and much more.


  • Starting wage of $14/hour with regular opportunities for raises if working 14+ hours a week or have previous experience. 
  • Flexible hours (between 6 a.m. and 4:30 p.m.)
  • Learn new skills
  • Get to work outside at the temple!

Shifts available: 

  • Work up to 17.5 hrs/week.
  • Flexible shifts between 6 a.m. and 4:30 p.m.


  • Willingness to learn (or previous experience in) skills such as mowing, trimming, and edging
  • Works well with others
  • Enjoys the outdoors
  • Regular and consistent attendance at scheduled shift

Application instructions:

  • Apply online. 
  • Wait to be contacted by the Grounds Office (if they have not reached out to you within a week, please contact the BYU Grounds Office at the number below)
  • If you have any questions: please contact the BYU Grounds Office at 801-422-5510 or [email protected]
    • Hours: Monday – Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
    • Location: 114 BRWB (building south of the Snell Building and southeast of the WSC)

Employee Class: 1/2 Time (17.5 hour)
Work Location: Provo Campus
Desired Start Date: As soon as possible
Job Close Date: 07/13/2023

Must have regular and consistent attendance at scheduled shift 

REMINDER: Each new employee will need to complete a federal Form I-9. Original, unexpired, and non-laminated documents are required in order to complete this form. A list of acceptable documents can be found here: https://hrs.byu.edu/sites/default/files/pdfs/I-9%20List%20of%20Acceptable%20Documents.pdf  

Members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints must hold and be worthy to hold a current temple recommend.
Brigham Young University is an equal opportunity employer, including disability and protected veteran status.

Brigham Young University (BYU) is widely recognized not just for its world-class education, but for its deep commitment to inspired religious values. Gathered together in a Christ-centered atmosphere, BYU employees are a vital part of a community of belonging, where we value the experiences, perspectives, and talents of each individual. If you share in our devotion to faith and to excellence, we have a place for you here at BYU!

View or Apply
To help us track our recruitment effort, please indicate in your cover/motivation letter where (jobs-near-me.eu) you saw this job posting.