Under general supervision, performing grounds work of landscaped areas, lake areas and areas around buildings and structures.
Will lead the work of assigned personnel.
Supervised by the Lakes Manager.
Major Duties and Responsibilities
Perform basic landscape and grounds development and maintenance tasks including, planting, cultivation, weeding, mowing, trimming, irrigation, fertilization, pruning and spraying.
Operate, maintain, and repair associated power equipment.
Layout, install, operate, maintain and repair associated irrigation systems.
Lay out and install landscape systems
Clean yard areas, refinish paved surfaces, cut weeds, sweep walkways and shovel snow.
Maintain physical inventory of associated supplies and equipment.
Using hand and power tools, perform basic building construction and repair tasks.
Operate, maintain and repair associated power tools and equipment.
Responsible for ordering and maintaining appropriate grounds keeping supplies.
Perform additional duties and responsibilities in all areas as necessary and as assigned.
Secondary Duties and Responsibilities
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Possess knowledge of plant characteristics, landscape layout and development.
Possess knowledge of principals of landscape maintenance.
Ability to work under limited supervision and to supervise and direct work to others.
Ability to operate and maintain heavy equipment used in landscape and grounds installations.
Ability to operate and maintain equipment used in landscape maintenance.
Ability to use hand and power tools in building construction and repair.
Ability to make basic repairs to mechanical, plumbing and electrical installations.
Ability to read and understand construction plans and specifications.
Ability to maintain equipment and supply inventory.
Ability to track and order supplies when necessary.
Knowledge of general safety rules, requirements, procedures and reporting requirements.
Minimum Qualifications, Education and Experience
High School diploma or GED Certification required.
Previous experience preferred but not required.
Valid New Mexico Driver’s license.
Additional certificates may be required depending on equipment operated.
Must be able to successfully pass a background investigation.