Job Title:                                  Groundskeeper

 

Reports to:                               Grounds Lead

 

Dept/Campus:                          Maintenance/Service Center

 

Wage/Hour Status:                  Non-Exempt

 

Pay Grade:                               302

 

Days Per Year:                          261

 

 

Primary Purpose:

 

Maintain safe and attractive grounds and landscaping for the district.  Maintain athletic fields.

 

Qualifications:

 

Education/Certification:

Special Knowledge/Skills:

Experience:

Major Responsibilities and Duties:

 

Grounds and Landscaping

Safety

Other

Mental Demands/Physical Demands/Environmental Factors:

 

Tools/Equipment used:  Garden tools; small hand tools; power tools; heavy equipment including backhoe, tractor, grader and power mower; light truck or van

 

Posture:  Frequent standing, kneeling/squatting, bending/stooping, pushing/pulling, and twisting; work in tiring and uncomfortable positions.

 

Motion:  Frequent walking, grasping/squeezing, wrist flexion/extension, and overhead reaching; frequent driving.

 

Lifting:  heavy lifting and carrying (50 pounds and over) on a daily basis.

 

Environment:  work outside and inside, on slippery or uneven walking surfaces; frequent exposure to extreme hot and cold temperatures, dust, noise, vibration; exposure to chemicals (herbicides and fertilizers) and electrical hazards; work around machinery with moving parts; may work alone; regularly work irregular hours; occasional prolonged hours; frequent district-wide travel.

 

Mental Demands: Maintain emotional control under stress.