Lead Groundskeeper

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Lead Groundskeeper
University of California, Los Angeles

Requisition Number: 31445
Salary: $20.96 - $27.67 hourly

Position Description:
Under the direct supervision of the Grounds Supervisor, perform a wide range of duties designed to preserve the health and beauty of plants on campus. Irrigate, fertilize, mow, edge, trim, and cultivate lawns and shrubs, utilizing various power and hand tools, drive 1/2 and 1-1/2 ton trucks and utility tractors. Identify plant pests and diseases. Prioritize and schedule work assignments, instruct and explain work procedures to co-workers and report material and equipment needs to supervisor. Perform special enhancement to grounds areas in preparation for special events. Coordinate with section mechanics to ensure preventative maintenance and repairs of assigned equipment. Administer subordinate employee's orientation, on-the-job training, and ensure their understanding of the work crew's duties, responsibilities, safe equipment operations practices and Facilities Management Policies and Procedures. Monitor subordinate staff performance by inspecting their work area and make disciplinary and incentive recommendations to department supervisory staff.

For full application instructions and position description, please visit: https://hr.mycareer.ucla.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=77683

The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age or protected veteran status. For the complete University of California nondiscrimination and affirmative action policy, see: UC Nondiscrimination & Affirmative Action Policy, https://policy.ucop.edu/doc/4000376/DiscHarassAffirmAction

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Posted: 10/18/2019
Application Due: 11/4/2019
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