The Citadel, The Military College of South Carolina, invites applications for the position of Building/Grounds Specialist II. Under minimum supervision, the Building/Grounds Specialist will provide routine grounds maintenance jobs on college owned property using various grounds equipment. Candidate must be able to plant, trim, mow, weed, fertilize, sweep, rake, cultivate, dig, water and other related functions directed by Building and Grounds Supervisors.
Minimum and Additional Requirements:
Relevant experience in grounds maintenance and operating grounds related equipment to include; weed eaters, mowers, and blowers required. High School Diploma or GED equivalent desired. Valid South Carolina Driver's license is required. Be able to follow written and oral instructions. Must be in good health with adequate endurance to perform the required work. Be able to lift objects weighing in excess of 50 pounds and carry them a distance of 50 feet. Must be able to communicate both orally and in writing. Some Holiday and weekend work required. Must be able to work indoors and outdoors in temperature and humidity extremes including inclement weather. Must be able to work of off elevated platforms and man lifts up to a height of 50 feet of off the ground.
The Citadel is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer actively committed to ensuring diversity in all campus employment. Military experience is not a requirement of this position, but the successful candidate will develop an understanding of the military character of The Citadel as an integral part of the college’s identity. Applicants indicating college credit or degree(s) on the application may be required to present an official copy of the college transcript upon employment.