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Building/Grounds Laborer

Acuity One Garland, TX
  • Expired: 6 days ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Position Summary

Maintains large areas with tractors and implements, and maintains large parks and playground equipment.

Responsible for proper maintenance of sprinkler system.

Perform grounds maintenance and landscaping tasks, as well as, general maintenance.

Maintains large areas with tractors and implements, and maintains large parks and playground equipment.

Responsible for proper maintenance of sprinkler system.

Cultivate, seeding, weeding, and maintaining University grounds; irrigation, and general maintenance of grounds in spraying plants, transplanting trees and shrubs, and planting flower beds; performs related duties as required.

Performs Preventative Maintenance on all grounds maintenance equipment such as tractor, lawnmowers, edger's, weed eaters, etc.

Assists the Landscape Maintenance Crew Leader with daily administrative record keeping.

Completes, at the direction of supervisory staff, minor maintenance repairs to include:
a. Replacing light bulbs and minor electrical repairs such as, replacing switches, fuses, receptacles, etc.
b. Minor carpentry repairs including lock adjustments, furniture repairs, door repairs, etc.
c. Plumbing tasks such as unstopping commodes, checking for leaks in pipe systems, repair to faucets, and general knowledge of the plumbing system.
d. Miscellaneous items such as; painting, plastering, moving furniture, replacing flooring, etc.
e. Perform work order requests and other assignments as directed by supervisor.

Other duties as required.


Occasional Duties


Required Education and Experience
Completion of eighth grade or any equivalent combination of training and experience.
Two or more years in the operation and maintenance of tractors, trucks, tractor implements and other self-propelled intermediate size specialty equipment or experience in performing maintenance in an intensive landscape or garden area may substitute for equipment requirement.
Willingness to attend grounds maintenance and equipment maintenance short courses.
Routinely required to be available to return to work outside of normal working hours.
Ability to work cooperatively with others in a multicultural environment.
Ability to multi-task and work cooperatively with others.


Preferred Education and Experience

High school graduation.


Acuity One

Address

Garland, TX
USA