Position Description: GROUNDSKEEPER
Classification: Non-Exempt Classified Compensation Plan Level 1 Range - $11.03 (Based on experience/qualifications)
To maintain grounds, fields and other outside areas of the District.
Mows grass, trims trees, operates a weed eater and performs other grounds keeping activities.
Irrigates all sites and maintains/repairs sprinkler systems.
Assists with spraying by administering herbicides and insecticides
Assists with fertilization of fields and turf areas
Inspects playground equipment and fences. Makes minor repairs when required.
Operates hand tools and other light and heavy equipment.
Performs other duties as assigned.
Knowledge and Skills Required:
Knowledge of grounds keeping practices and techniques.
Knowledge of general safety rules and techniques.
Knowledge of tools and equipment used in grounds keeping activities.
Knowledge of and skill to administer herbicides and insecticides
Skill in operating hand tools, mowers and other light and heavy equipment.
Skill in performing basic repair and maintenance techniques and procedures.
Skill in responding to work orders, troubleshooting and diagnosing mechanical failures.
Skill in communicating orally and in writing.
Skill in establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with others.
The usual and customary methods of performing the job's functions require the following physical demands: significant lifting, carrying, pushing, and/or pulling; some climbing and balancing; significant stooping, kneeling, crouching, and/or crawling; and significant fine finger dexterity. Generally the job requires 10% sitting, 20% walking, and 70% standing. The job is performed under with some temperature extremes and some hazardous conditions.
AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER
The Maricopa Unified School District 20 does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, age, religion, or disability in admission or access to, or treatment or employment in its educational programs or activities. The Maricopa Unified School District 20 is an equal opportunity employer in compliance with title IX of The Education Amendments of 1972 and Sec. 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973
Shift TypePart-TimeSalary Range$11.03 / Per HourLocationDistrict Wide
Applications AcceptedStart Date09/04/2018
Job ContactNameChad WhittleTitleCoordinator of GroundskeepersEmailcwhittle@musd20.orgPhone520.568.5100
Maricopa Unified School District