Performs general lawn care duties including mowing, edging, trimming, cleaning, raking and fertilizing; Waters and prunes trees and shrubs; Operates grounds keeping and general maintenance equipment, such as tractor, lawn mower, chain saw, backpack blowers and weed trimmer; Assists in various general maintenance projects, such as carpentry or plumbing projects; Assists in construction and leveling of sidewalks and repairs holes in asphalt; Assists in digging ditches for electrical and/or plumbing projects and maintains and repairs sewer lines; Cleans gutters, roofs and drains; Picks up and transports refuse, brush and other material to dumpsite; Maintains communication within Grounds department and Physical Plant as necessary.
Valid driver's license required. High School Diploma or G.E.D. Equivalency preferred. Must pass pre-employment physical and drug screen. This position requires lifting up to 50 lbs. and working in adverse weather conditions.