Maintenance/Grounds Worker

General summary

First-level vocational position accountable for performing basic manual tasks that can be learned with short on-the-job training (e.g., picks up and bags litter, moves materials from one location to another). Tasks performed require use of basic hand tools and operation of small equipment (e.g., mowers, string trimmers, or light fleet such as utility terrain vehicles). Employee may oversee a crew engaged in related activities.

Knowledge, skills & abilities

Knowledge in the operation, maintenance, and safety practices of grounds maintenance tools, equipment, and vehicles. Ability to lift and carry heavy objects, bend, reach, and climb a ladder. Ability to work in varying weather conditions and traverse over rugged terrain.

Typical qualifications

0-1 year of relevant experience.

Pay grade