Groundskeeper, Full Time (7:00 AM to 5:30 PM Monday-Thursday)
LOCATION: Clarkesville Campus
APPLICATION DEADLINE: Open Until Filled
Under direct supervision, assesses grounds for maintenance needs and maintains grounds in an attractive and orderly condition by mowing and edging lawns using power mowers and edger’s. Removing leaves, debris and trash; weeding and mulching beds; planting seeds and bulbs; clearing sidewalks; removal of snow/ice in parking lots and entrance ways. Mixes and sprays or spreads fertilizers, herbicides, or insecticides onto grass, shrubs, and trees, using hand or automatic sprayers or spreaders. Makes campus improvements including painting and minor repairs. Duties include assisting custodial and maintenance staff with projects when needed. The work is performed on campus grounds where the employee is exposed to inclement weather conditions. Position requires knowledge of safety guidelines and skill in the use of cleaning tools, supplies, and basic computer skills. Position may require to travel to satellite campuses.
· High School Diploma or GED
· Valid GA Driver License
· One (1) year of experience in grounds maintenance
Hourly Rate of Pay: $25,000 Annual.
Benefits include retirement, paid state holidays, annual and sick leave, and the State of Georgia Flexible Benefits Program.
Submit a NGTC application, resume, names and contact information of two professional references, and copies of unofficial transcripts from all colleges attended. A Criminal History Report and Motor Vehicle Report (MVR) are required for the recommended candidate.