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College Bound from Kindergarten. Christ Centered for Life.
A Lead Groundskeeper is directly responsible to the Assistant Director of Facilities. The Lead Groundskeeper supervises the Grounds staff and performs all the duties of a Groundskeeper. The Lead Groundskeeper is primarily responsible for the upkeep of all green areas and planter boxes on campus.
- Oversees the Grounds Staff in completing their daily tasks
- Schedules, assigns and coordinates the Grounds Staff with the assistance of the Assistant Director of Facilities
- Cuts and edges lawns, pulls weeds, trim shrubs, maintain planters, drain grates, gutters, and down spouts
- Will train the staff on proper use of the Grounds equipment and monitor the use
- Assist with moving and setting up chairs, tables, and platforms
- Maintain & repair irrigation system to insure optimal use of water
- Maintains off-site facilities as directed
- Ensure all Grounds staff uses proper PPE and work is done in a safe manner
- Reports any potential safety concerns to the Assistant Director of Facilities
- Performs other work as directed
Village Christian Schools seeks to hire only employees with a vibrant Christian faith. Successful candidates will possess experience in:
- Will exemplify high Christian ideals in a spirit of cooperativeness with integrity
- Have a working knowledge of all types of landscaping equipment
- Must be able to be able to bend, reach, and climb ladders/stairs in the performance of their duties
- Must be able to work overtime and weekends as needed
- Prior Lead Groundskeeper experience preferred
- Ability to carry/lift up to 50 pounds
- Ability to use the following power tools: Mower, edger, trimmer, and blower
- Must be able to follow all applicable safety rules and procedures
- Performs other duties as directed by the Assistant Facilities Manager or Facilities Manager
This is full time, 40 hours a week, 12 month position. Schedule will be 7:00am – 3:30pm, Monday through Friday. This position reports directly to the Assistant Facilities Manager.
To apply for this job please visit www.villagechristian.org.