Performs duties necessary to maintain campus grounds, including lawns, shrubs, flowers, trees, etc.; cleans campus areas; maintains athletic fields. This is a critical position during weather emergencies.
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
three (3) years experience in landscaping grounds or nursing farming.
Valid drivers’ license and insurance.
Chemical applicator’s license is preferred.
AA/BS in Horticulture or a closely related field.
Experience with snow removal and plowing equipment preferred.
Experience in maintaining athletic fields also preferred.
Open Until Filled: No
Quick Link: 10305
Special Instructions to Applicants:
Background check is required.
This position is located at the Florissant Valley Campus:
STLCC has provided opportunity for all. As the largest higher educational institution in the region, STLCC has served more than 1.2 million students. Over 50% of households in the St. Louis area are represented in our former and current student body. Since 1962, St. Louis Community College has held fast to the fundamental belief that education has the power to lift us up — as individuals, as communities and as a city.
Today, STLCC consistently ranks among the top associate degree-awarding institutions in the United States. As we launch students into new and better careers, four-year degrees and richer lives, we strengthen St. Louis one student at a time. The College employs 1,400+ full-time faculty and staff and 2,300+ part-time faculty and staff