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Groundskeeper

Kelly Services
Greeley, CO 80631
AIMS Community College


Groundskeeper


**PART -TIME SEASONAL**


**Pay rate:** $15.31/hr


**Job Duties:**


The purpose of this position is to provide maintenance and grounds support to all Aims Community College locations. The College consists of campuses located in Greeley, Ft. Lupton, Windsor and Loveland. This is a seasonal position with part-time hours generally from April through September.


1. Turf Maintenance Mow turf, roadway medians and buffer zones with hand mowers, riding mowers and learn the tractor-mower combinations. Do prep work and installation of sod and sow seed as needed for landscape purposes. Monitor conditions, cutting heights and overall turf health. Repair, maintain, eroded areas to prevent safety hazards; maintain groomed appearance.


2. Landscape maintenance Monitor landscape areas for weed growth and manually pull, or use chemical herbicides for removal and mitigation respectively. Assist the Grounds Horticulturist in tree, shrub and plant care. Learn to operate College trucks and trailers as needed. Assist Irrigation Specialist in irrigation projects, or operation. Mulch landscaped areas (rock, wood, etc.). Transplant trees into the landscape areas. Watering of trees, shrubs, plantings with watering tank especially in drought conditions or when newly installed. Keep irrigation ditches free from weeds and debris.


3. Small grounds and landscape equipment operation and maintenance Operate small equipment used to groom and manicure the campus grounds (small mowers, trimmers, saws, blowers, vacuums, weed-eaters, etc.). Responsible for safety and working condition of all the small grounds and landscape equipment.


4. Landscape project work Perform landscape demolition/renovation, haul, lift, grade, level, dig, plow, sweep, install, etc.


5. Building Maintenance Assist Trades Specialist as needed. Upkeep of outdoor structures (benches, fences, gazebos, bridges, etc.) includes: repair, material replacement and painting as necessary.


6. Event Setup Work with Event Coordinator and assist with special events setup, and teardown. This will include setting up tables, chairs, stages, and miscellaneous furniture for special events.


**Functional Attributes of Job Duty:**


1. Lift and/or manipulate objects weighing up to 50 pounds regularly and 50-100 pounds occasionally.

2. Ability to bend, stoop, crouch for extended periods of time; manual dexterity to safely use tools/equipment associated with repair and maintenance of grounds/buildings.


**Minimum Qualifications:**


1. High school diploma or GED

2. Possess a valid Colorado Drivers License and insurability.

3. Knowledge of proper operation, maintenance and repair of equipment used in performing tasks and basic mechanical and electrical principles.

4. Ability to follow verbal and written instructions and to communicate effectively both in writing and verbally.

5. Lift and/or manipulate objects weighing up to 50 pounds regularly and 50-100 pounds occasionally.


6. Ability to bend, stoop, crouch for extended periods of time; manual dexterity to safely use tools/equipment associated with repair and maintenance of grounds/buildings.


**Preferred Qualifications:**


1. Experience in grounds care and maintenance, greenhouse, or plant nursery, farming, or landscaping


**Employment Specifications:**


1. Valid Driver's License


2. Post Offer Physical Exam Testing (a pre-employment physical ability evaluation will be required of the selected candidate.)


**You should know:** Your safety matters! Vaccination against COVID-19 may be a requirement for this job in compliance with current client and governmental policies. A Kelly recruiter will confirm and share more details with you during the interview process.


**Why Kelly** **** **?**


Looking for meaningful work that enriches the lives of students in your community? At Kelly Education, we connect passionate people with great jobs in local schools. Whether youre looking to work a few days a week or every day, want to work in a classroom or a non-instructional rolewell connect you with flexible work you can feel good about. Even if youre new to the education field, our thorough training and orientation will prepare you to be successful.


**About Kelly** ****


At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live (plus, did we mention we provide a ton of benefits ?). Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.


Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce, including, but not limited to, minorities, females, individuals with disabilities, protected veterans, sexual orientation, gender identity. Equal Employment Opportunity is The Law. (https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/ofccpost.htm)

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Posted: 2022-05-06 Expires: 2022-06-06

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