Job Purpose: Perform general and specialized landscape and grounds maintenance activities to include plantings, chemical applications and equipment maintenance.
Maintain trees, shrubs, groundcovers and flower beds by planting, fertilizing, mulching, watering, pruning etc.
Transport equipment and personnel via motor vehicle to and from job sites.
Perform Lawn & Maintenance Operations to include mowing, line trimming, edging, aeration, fertilization, lime application, etc.
Keeps Institute's landscape and grounds free of debris, trash, branches and leaves, remove ice, empty trash receptacles, clean storm drains and ash urns.
Apply integrated pest management principles to maintain the Institute's lawn, trees, shrubs, groundcover, and flowers, through cultural practices and chemical use.
Perform routine maintenance of equipment to include pressure washers, blowers, weed eaters, etc.
Complete daily grounds maintenance reports.
May provide or assist in training to new employees.
Perform other related duties as assigned.
Education: High School Diploma/GED or Vocational School Diploma
Work Experience: One to two years job related experience
Certifications: Valid Driver's License
This job requires working knowledge of grounds maintenance processes and practices including operation and maintenance of related equipment, use of radio communications equipment and operation of a motor vehicle.
Additional Information: The work environment involves removal of trash and may include physical risks that require following basic safety precautions. This position may be exposed to weather conditions and hazardous materials. This job typically requires pressure washing, lifting, pushing or pulling of objects up to 50 pounds.
Impact & Influence: This position will interact on a consistent basis with: supervisor and coworkers. This position typically will advise and counsel: Groundskeeper I. This position will supervise: N/A.
Georgia Institute Of Technology