Grounds and Events Technician - Public Services
The Grounds and Events Technician is responsible for skilled and unskilled manual labor repairing, maintaining, and cleaning public buildings, grounds, and recreation facilities as well as supporting Town special events.
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:
Performs a variety of unskilled and semi-skilled manual labor including the mowing of lawns, installation and repair of sprinkler systems, routine repair/maintenance of Town facilities, grounds, and recreation facilities in a safe and efficient manner.
Performs manual labor and operates departmental equipment as necessary.
Performs custodial duties
Sets up and cleans up for Town events
Provides assistance to other Department divisions and other Town Departments as directed.
Performs other duties as required
MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS TO PERFORM WORK:
High school diploma
One (1) year prior work experience
Valid South Carolina Drivers License
Or any equivalent combination of education, training and experience
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
Knowledge of athletic field maintenance and grounds/landscape maintenance
Knowledge of operation and maintenance of Division equipment utilizing effective practices and techniques
Knowledge of department safety practices and techniques
Knowledge of various department tools and equipment
Ability to effectively communicate verbally and in written form
Ability to follow directions and complete tasks in a detailed and accurate manner
Ability to complete tasks quickly, efficiently, and safely
Ability to establish effective working relationships with co-workers
Ability to work independently or as part of a team
Ability to work under adverse weather conditions.
The work requires some agility and physical strength, such as moving in or about public buildings, or standing or walking most of the work period. Occasionally, work may require lifting heavy objects and carrying them (up to 50 lbs.). There may be need to stretch and reach to retrieve materials. Employee must have adequate hearing and visual capability in order to perform this job safely. Usually, the work will require extended physical effort over a significant portion of the workday.
- Pay Type Hourly
- Min Hiring Rate $14.91
- South Carolina, USA