General Maintenance

Department: Facilities/Grounds Department
Reports To: Facilities/Grounds Manager
Location: Peculiar, MO

Position Overview

This position is responsible for the cultivation and care of the landscaping and grounds surrounding the facility.

Essential Job Functions

  • Responsible for all lawn maintenance, grass cutting, weeding, trimming, pruning, edging, raking, etc.
  • Must comply with company and department rules and procedures.
  • Lay sod, dig holes, plant and mulch spreading.
  • Mixes and applies chemical herbicides and pesticides.
  • Responsible for winter snow and/or ice removal.
  • Maintain tools, and equipment, including minor repairs and maintenance procedures on equipment utilized in groundskeeping.
  • Maintains hand and power tools.
  • May perform minor cement or asphalt patching on sidewalk and parking lots.
  • Daily outdoor trash pickup and removal.
  • Responds to emergency maintenance requests as required.
  • Periodically supports the work of building maintenance staff.
  • May supervise temporary worker and/or student workers.
  • Must comply with company and department rules and procedures.
     

Non Essential Job Functions

  • Fosters positive working relationships
  • Other duties as assigned

Requirements

  • Previous manufacturing management experience
  •   Must have a valid driver’s license
  • Ability to work under time constraints
  • Organized and detail-oriented with the ability to manage multiple tasks simultaneously.
  • Proficient skills in operating various hand tools, power equipment and commercial machinery.
  • Ability to work well independently as well as on a team.
  • Ability to work at heights above surface using ladders, lifts and equipment.
  • Must maintain a clean, safe work environment and follow safety procedures
  • Must be able to engage in frequent bending, stooping, squatting, pushing and pulling.
  • Ability to endure seasonal temperatures as working conditions requires constant outdoor work.
  • Must be able to lift 50 lbs.
  • Must be able to work weekends/overtime as needed
     

Education and Experience

  • High School diploma or equivalent
  • Previous maintenance experience preferred, including general knowledge of grounds maintenance

To Apply

Please submit all resumes with experience and qualifications to employeeservices@siouxchief.com. No phone calls or recruiters please.

NOTE: This job description is not intended to be all-inclusive. Employee may perform other related duties as negotiated to meet the ongoing needs of the organization.