Job Summary The Groundskeeper is responsible for consistent maintenance of all assigned grounds areas of the Shrine of the Most Blessed Sacrament. This is a highly active position with a lot of walking, bending, lifting for long periods of time. The Groundskeeper works primarily outside throughout the year.
Essential Duties • Diligently maintains assigned areas of grounds as instructed. • Safely operate vehicles and powered equipment, such as mowers, tractors, pressure washers, chain saws, electric clippers, sod cutters, and pruning saws, etc. • Regularly maintains all equipment needed and quickly notifies management when equipment needs repair. • Carefully follow all safety precautions. • Prompt and consistent attendance.
Other Duties • Keeps work areas neat and clean at all times. • Mix and spray or spread fertilizers, herbicides, or insecticides onto grass, shrubs, or trees, using hand or automatic sprayers or spreaders. • Special events set up and tear down. • Other duties as assigned.
Knowledge & Skills Requirements • Ability to communicate effectively and follow instructions carefully • Able to work independently after initial direction. • Knowledge of power tools and landscaping equipment is helpful • Committed to upholding the mission of Our Lady of the Angels Monastery • Able to lift up to 50 lbs. • High School diploma (or equivalent) required. • Must have valid drivers license.
Benefits • PTO • Paid Holidays • Eligible for BCBS Health and Dental, Vision Insurance, Life/STD/LTD Insurance • Eligible for benefits first day of employment
Our Lady of the Angels Monastery in Hanceville Alabama is an Equal Opportunity Employer