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Sodexo Groundskeeper Apprentice-Work Study Position

Date: August 22, 2017

Department or Agency Name: Sodexo              

Position: Groundskeeper Apprentice

Description of Duties:

Picks up litter from grounds (every time you see anything), picks up and empties outside trash containers daily.

Maintains grounds by hand (weeding) or using power tools or equipment.

Mows lawns and trims grass around walks, flower beds and walls.

Tasks include: sod laying, seeding, trimming, planting, watering, fertilizing, digging, raking, sprinkler installation, and sweeping of parking lots and sidewalks.

Clears parking lots and sidewalks, includes sweeping leaves, dirt, debris, and shoveling snow and ice removal. Spreads ice-melt salt. Cleans and maintains equipment.

Repairs fences, gates, walls, irrigation system, walks and outbuildings using carpentry, masonry and painting tools. Cleans drainage ditches and culverts

Set-up crew: Moves furniture, sets-up tables and chairs, recovers set-up after events, transports boxes and materials.

Participates in regular safety meetings, safety training and hazard assessments. Performs all work in accordance with established safety procedures.

May perform other duties and responsibilities as assigned.

Required Qualifications – No previous experience required. Willing to learn methods and adhere to work flow direction.

Required Qualifications: Students major must directly correlate  to the job and task duties.

Work Schedule – Days & Times: Work a flexible schedule. Must be able to work nights and some weekends.

Job Supervisor’s Name(s): Jason Callen

Job Supervisor’s contact information: 641-673-1074