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Grounds Maintenance Worker

at Stetson University

Posted: 9/21/2019
Job Reference #: 356

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Under the direct supervision of the Grounds Crew Leader, performs skilled grounds maintenance manual labor using a variety of power equipment, utility carts, tractors, light utility trucks and dump trucks.

Part time hours: 16 hours/week - Weekend position


  • Operates power mowers, tractors, light trucks, dump trucks, trailers, edgers, clippers and other handheld power tools used in the grounds maintenance industry
  • Inspects and maintains equipment and machines following a preventative maintenance program
  • Lays sod; waters grounds; rakes; picks up paper and other debris from assigned areas, installs landscaping and repairs roads
  • Assists in the maintaining and set-up of various athletic fields for NCAA regulated play and intramural sporting events
  • Maintains an effective working relationship, both inter and intra-departmentally
  • Responds to building and grounds complaints, remedies problems and keeps constituents informed in a timely manner
  • Effectively plans and performs in a multi-task environment and meets self or pre-imposed objectives and deadlines
  • Exercise the use of independent judgement

Minimum Education: HS diploma or equivalent

Required Skills
  • Effective oral and writing skills
  • Knowledge of tools and equipment used in the turf maintenance industry
  • Knowledge of occupational safety rules and practices
  • Ability to perform strenuous physical work in adverse environmental conditions
  • Skills in the operation of light trucks, tractors and mowing equipment
  • Ability to work independently and maintain accurate data logs, records and information sheets
  • Ability to effectively interact and communicate with others
Job Location
DeLand, Florida, United States
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