Maintains campus grounds, including lawns, shrubs, flowers, trees, etc.; plants flowers, trims evergreens and ground covers, plants shrubs, transplants trees, and waters garden areas; cuts areas with riding lawn mower and hand mower; rakes and mulches leaves; chemically controls weeds and bugs in sidewalks and flower beds.
Maintains indoor plants. Drives small tractor, truck or other equipment on grounds; shovels snow and operates other snow equipment as needed.
Cleans sidewalks, grass area, mulch beds, and other campus areas; empties trash cans, picks up litter, and generally keeps the campus clean; repairs/patches asphalt, seal cracks, stripes.
May repair, patch, stripe or seal lots and walks as needed.
Maintains athletic fields.
May prepare job labor cards or reports on chemical application analysis.
May maintain campus vehicles and grounds equipment, including irrigation apparatus.
May train and supervise student grounds employees.
Assists in the preparation and lining of athletic fields.
Performs other job related duties as assigned.
High School Diploma or equivalent and three years experience in landscaping grounds or nursery farming. Valid drivers' license and insurance
Three years experience in landscaping grounds or nursery farming. Chemical applicator’s license is preferred. Experience with snow removal and plowing equipment preferred. Experience in maintaining athletic fields also preferred.
Open Until Filled: No
Quick Link: 6808
Special Instructions to Applicants:
Background check is required.
Salary: $16.20 probationary/$18.00 full scale
Employee Group: Physical Plant
Affirmative Action Statement:
St. Louis Community College is an Affirmative Action /Equal Opportunity Employer and welcomes individuals with diverse backgrounds, experiences, and ideas who embrace and value diversity and inclusivity.
St. Louis Community College is the largest community college system in Missouri and the second largest institution of higher education in the state with current credit enrollment each semester of almost 30,000 students. The College is accredited by the North Central Association/Higher Learning Commission. The College includes four campuses, three education centers and district administrative offices enrolling 20,000 students. We offer 15 college-transfer and 90-plus career programs in the areas of art and design, business, civil and community service, engineering and technology, health and office professions; plus continuing education, developmental, and business/industrial training programs. The College employs 1,400+ full-time faculty and staff and 2,300+ part-time faculty and staff