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Groundskeeper I - FLEX - Facilities Management Job Post

Job Type: full time

Location: NV

Role: Maintenance and Cleaning
Apply at: https://lvvwd.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/en-US/LVVWDWaterJobs/details/Groundskeeper-I---FLEX_R0002071

Description: FILING DEADLINE: The first 100 applications submitted or 11:59 p.m., Sunday, February 26, 2023, WHICHEVER COMES FIRST.

This position is a flex position. Candidates will be hired in at a level I, with a starting salary of $21.49 hourly. After a 6-24 month period, the selected candidate will be evaluated to determine if they meet the criteria to flex to a level II, with a starting salary of $26.19 hourly.

Hours of Work: 4/10’s, M-Th, 6:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

The ideal candidate for this position will have knowledge of desert landscaping, irrigation methods and practices, and general maintenance; demonstrate the ability to complete groundskeeping tasks independently and use groundskeeping and heavy equipment safely; and possess more than three years of professional gardening, desert landscaping, and heavy equipment experience as well as some leadership skills.

The ideal candidate would also be able to understand work-related principles and techniques to make routine and independent judgment, including the ability to anticipate work to be done with minimal supervision as well as exhibit great interpersonal skills, which includes communicating effectively with other staff, work schedule flexibility, and overall professionalism.

INTRODUCTION: Human Resources will screen applications and supplemental questionnaires for minimum qualifications. Candidates possessing the minimum qualifications will be forwarded to the hiring department for interview. The successful candidate may be required to pass a job-related physical evaluation and a drug test.

Training and Experience:

A typical way of obtaining the knowledge, skills and abilities outlined above is:

Groundskeeper I – Some experience in gardening or landscape maintenance.

*The Las Vegas Valley Water District is an Equal Opportunity Employer*

Apply at: https://lvvwd.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/en-US/LVVWDWaterJobs/details/Groundskeeper-I---FLEX_R0002071

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