Job Description

Extended Job Title
Groundskeeper

Org Level 1
Texas Tech Unv Hlth Sci Ctr El Paso

Position Description
Performs moderately heavy manual work in the care and maintenance of grounds including the care and maintenance of plants, shrubs, lawns, and the installation and maintenance of sprinkler systems.

Requisition ID
13747BR

Optional Attachments
Professional/Personal Reference, Professional License/Certification, Recommendation/Referral, Other Documents Supporting Qualifications

Travel Required
Up to 25%

Major/Essential Functions
-Performs maintenance, operation and repair work on irrigation, sprinkler systems, irrigation controllers and application of fertilizers.
-Installs and upkeep landscaping plants, shrubs and trees.
-Performs housekeeping activities on sidewalks, parking lots, building entrances, patios and all exterior ground areas. May perform parking lot markings if required.
-Prepares and submits work documentation, to include work order submission, changes made to landscaping system (e.g. controls). Ensures documentation is prepared and submitted with accuracy in WebTMA.
-Works with other trades and maintenance staff to complete maintenance and installation of other building systems.
-Responds to emergency calls during business hours, after hours, holidays and weekends to help in mitigating or eliminating the problem (fire alarms, emergency calls, trouble alarms. Following troubleshooting guidelines in accordance with existing procedures and routines).
-Responsible for keeping all work areas, equipment and tools clean and in working conditions.
-Performs all preventive maintenance on assigned systems and equipment.
-Actively participates in training offered by the Institution, PPSS Department and contracted.
-Must have and maintain valid State of Texas Drivers License and be listed as an approved driver as determined by Risk Management and insurance carrier. Must be able to pass the employee Criminal Background Check.
 

Grant Funded?
No

Minimum Hire Rate
9.13

Pay Basis
Hourly

Schedule Details
24/7

Work Location
El Paso

Preferred Qualifications
Journeyman level experience is preferred. Apprentice and vocational training will be considered.

Campus
HSC - El Paso

Department
Bldg Maint and Op Elp

Required Attachments
Transcript

Job Type
Full Time

Pay Statement
Compensation is commensurate upon the qualifications of the individual selected and budgetary guidelines of the hiring department, as well as, the institutional pay plan. For additional information, please reference the institutional pay plan on the Human Resources webpage.

Job Group
Maintenance

Shift
Other

EEO Statement
As an EEO/AA employer, the Texas Tech University System and its components will not discriminate in our employment practices based on an applicant’s race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetic information or status as a protected veteran.

Required Qualifications
No previous experience or education required.

Does this position work in a research laboratory?
No

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