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