St. John's Lutheran Ministries Groundskeeper in Billings, Montana

Full-Time, 7am - 3:30pm, Monday - Friday!:

SUMMARY::

Performs routine grounds maintenance that may include watering, raking, mowing, weeding, planting and trash/litter removal. Operates trucks and/or powered grounds equipment. Must be able to work a flexible schedule, including evenings and weekends

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTION: :

  • Irrigates, mows, rakes and trims lawns
  • Picks up and disposes of litter,
  • Trims and edges around walks, flower beds, and walls using clippers and edging tools
  • Performs weeding
  • Lays sod
  • Assist with small construction tasks such as excavating and handling and or transportation of equipment and materials
  • Ensures proper care in the use and maintenance of equipment and supplies; promotes continuous improvement of workplace safety and environmental practices
  • Performs miscellaneous job-related duties as assigned
  • Sets up tents, chairs, tables, etc as needed
  • Direct traffic and general duties as assigned by Landscape Grounds Supervisor and Event Coordinator
  • Obeys safety rules of St. John’s Lutheran Ministries
  • Identifies, reports, and/or corrects obvious safety hazards
  • Attends mandatory safety in-services REQUIREMENTS::

  • Minimum Requirements:

  • Less than high school, no previous work experience required
  • A valid Montana driver’s license will be required if a motor vehicle must be operated on the job h3. Knowledge, skills, and abilities required:
  • Ability to read, understand, follow and enforce safety precautions
  • Knowledge of grounds maintenance and turf equipment operations
  • Ability perform grounds maintenance tasks
  • Ability to use hand and power tools applicable to trade
  • Ability to perform grounds maintenance such as laying sod
  • Ability to understand and follow specific instructions and procedures
  • Ability to lift and manipulate heavy objects
  • Requires the ability to work in extreme heat and cold conditions