Groundskeeper (4 Positions) (Mountain View)

Dallas, Dallas County
May 03, 2014
Location: Mountain View
Division: Facilities - Mountain View
Position Number: 061404029
Position Type: Professional Support Staff
Exempt or Non-Exempt: Non-Exempt
Appointment Type: Part Time
Is Grant Funded?: No
Salary: $9.45/Hourly, Range FP2
Work Days/Hours: Mon.-Fri. / 6:00am - 2:30pm
Posting Number: 02911
Job Description Summary/Essential Duties:

Performs routine manual work involving general maintenance and upkeep of areas around college buildings, and facilities; maintains grounds keeping equipment. Mows grass with push and riding mowers; trims and removes weeds; prunes trees and shrubs; waters grass and shrubs. Performs routine maintenance and service on assigned equipment. Reports repair problems to the grounds supervisor. Picks up litter on campus pavement and grounds area. Plants and transplants trees, shrubs and flowers; sods grass, plants seed, pulls weeds and spray fertilizer and insecticides. Performs related work as required.

Physical Demands:

Work may involve moving or lifting requiring physical strength sufficient to do manual labor under varying weather conditions.

Special Instructions to Applicants:

Summer Only – 3 months
—19.50 hours per week
—work during AM or PM hours

# of Months:
Close Date: 05/16/2014
Open Until Filled: NoMinimum Qualifications:

Educational development which has produced the ability to read, write and apply common sense understanding to carry out oral and/or written instructions. Basic knowledge and/or understanding of gasoline/electrical engine operations and repair. Knowledge of or ability to learn to use a computer. Ability to communicate effectively and courteously with individuals from diverse backgrounds. Ability to provide quality customer service. Valid Texas driver’s license required. Some positions may require a current pesticide license; specific requirements vary according to location needs. *Will be subject to a criminal background check.*