Groundskeeper (part time)

Job Posting: 7/25/2023

Groundskeeper’s job is to perform routine and extensive range of work in the general maintenance and upkeep of the facility grounds and grounds keeping equipment under general supervision. Grounds include those at Calvary Naperville, Calvary West at Sugar Grove, and Calvary Benton Street locations. They execute work within established procedures and process under both verbal and written instructions.

Main Job Tasks and Responsibilities
  • Maintain and beautify landscapes through mowing, planting, watering, and pruning while ensuring neat and manicured lawns and gardens.
  • Operate and maintain snow removal equipment to ensure efficient and effective clearing of snow and ice from designated areas.
  • Provide minor maintenance to all groundskeeping equipment such as oil changes and gas refills. Keep supervisor informed of all other equipment maintenance requirements.
  • Assist the team in other maintenance tasks as required.

Key Competencies
  • Ability to use various power and hand tools.
  • Ability to operate a forklift and small heavy machinery.
  • Should follow oral or written instructions.
  • Communicate efficiently and fluently in both written and oral form.
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective and cooperative working relationships.

Education and Experience
  • High school education or GED.
  • 2 years of on-the-job experience or other related experience
  • A valid driver’s license.

Number of persons supervised: None

Physical Demands
Must be able to lift and move objects up to 50 pounds consistently with heavier weight necessary at times.