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Crocker Field & Athletics Field Grounds Worker / Utility

Company: TrulyHired
Location: Fitchburg
Posted on: January 16, 2022

Job Description:

Crocker Field & Athletics Field Grounds Worker / Utility Location: Based at Crocker Field, travels to other locationsArea of Responsibility: Crocker Field Complex Reports to: Director of School Building Maintenance or Designee. Schedule: M-F 7:00am - 3:00pm and as needed for Athletic / District events and Snow Removal Qualifications: 2 - 3 years of groundskeeping experience, turf management. Building custodian experience. Knowledge of Athletic field maintenance and game line setting is a plus. Flexibility and availability to work days, evenings, and weekends as needed. Class D driver's license and the ability to travel throughout the district (District issued vehicle). Ability to follow written and verbal instructions. Ability to think and work independently as well as with a team. Effective time management with multiple tasks. Ability to interact with people in a friendly and professional manner. Attention to detail. Experience with maintenance practices and techniques. Ability to use mobile communication devices. Ability to operate landscaping equipment and paint machines. Positive attitude and strong work ethic. Be well organized. Effective time management.Duties:The omission of specific statements of duties does not exclude them from the position if the work is similar, related, or a logical assignment to the position. Grounds Athletic Field Specialist: Performs a variety of specialized grounds maintenance work in the preparation and maintenance of athletic fields and surrounding landscaped areas. Layouts, marks, and lines grass and play areas for practice and competitions; line with appropriate marking materials or equipment to delineate the area of play and restricting lines as prescribed and established by league and sport rules; grade infields and build mounds. Maintains and repairs grass, sod, and infield areas; mow, edge, and trim athletic fields and surrounding landscaped areas; perform a variety of grounds maintenance duties including preparing and cultivating soils, fertilizing, weeding, pruning, and other activities.Fertilizes and applies chemicals to control insects, diseases, and rodents; maintains application schedule and records. Aerates and irrigates field areas; maintains and repairs irrigation systems to assure proper and safe operating conditions; set timers and heads for proper time and distribution of water. Performs minor maintenance and repair work on equipment and facilities; assists in setting up equipment and facilities for special events; maintains routine records related to work activities. Operates and maintains a variety of light to heavy equipment including mowers, edger, pruners, power sweepers, blowers, sprayers, tractors, trucks, line marking machines, and other related equipment as required. Learns and applies emerging technologies as necessary to perform duties in an efficient, organized, and timely manner. Comfortable working in a matrix management system with direct supervisor, Director of School Building Maintenance, Assistant Superintendent, Superintendent, Athletic Director, Coaches, Principals, and elected officials. Crocker Field Complex Caretaker Duties Perform a variety of Caretaker / Custodial duties throughout the complex to include all buildings and grounds located at Crocker Field. Perform housekeeping and basic maintenance duties at the semi-skilled level and do not require journeyman trade or craft knowledge. Dusting, sweeping, mopping, washing, buffing, and waxing floors. Operating low-pressure heating systems. Making minor building and system repairs. Snow removal includes shoveling, snow blowing, and plowing. Painting of spaces, changing light bulbs, emptying trash, Perform brush cutting, pruning, and line trimming throughout, cutting back overgrowth and invasive weeds to maintain a neat and welcoming appearance. Police grounds to include area and sidewalk around Crocker Field. Set up and break down of complex for events Maintaining grandstands and mobile bleachers. Clearing of debris, trash, leaves, annual power washing. Maintains assigned equipment to include preventive maintenance. Spring and Fall grounds clean up. Maintain the complex in a ready state to be utilized by the City residents. Other Duties:1. Assist Grounds employees in all facets of Facilities operations including, but not limited to, furniture moves, responding to work order requests, snow removal, and setting up & breaking down for district events.2. Follows proper clean-up and recycling procedures as well as observes all safety rules and regulations.3. Reports building damages, malfunctioning equipment, needed maintenance, and/or repairs in assigned work areas.4. May be required to assist other department members as directed by Facilities Manager.6. Performs all other related duties necessary to meet Facilities Management requirements.

  • Position Type:Full-time
  • Positions Available:1
  • Salary:$18.53 Per HourJob Categories :Support Staff > CustodianSupport Staff > MaintenanceEmployer DescriptionOur Vision Each Fitchburg Public School provides learning experiences that engage all students in achieving high academic standards while developing intellectual rigor, creative interest, and the social characteristics that prepare them for the challenges of living successfully and productively as citizens of this new century.Our Mission is to provide coordinated curricular and extracurricular experiences that inspire students to develop the academic, intellectual, creative, technological, and social skills necessary to work and to participate in our democratic society. Highly qualified educators who motivate and support students in achieving the high standards of literacy and numeracy as described in the Massachusetts Curriculum Frameworks will staff our schools. Teachers, administrators, and parents will collaborate to ensure the effectiveness of learning experiences that are differentiated to meet a variety of student learning styles, needs, and interests. All members of the school community will focus on achieving academic excellence through curricula that promote inquiry and stimulate curiosity and the foundation for lifelong learning. Learn more about us...Equal Opportunity EmployerFitchburg Public Schools is committed to maintaining a work and learning environment free from discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, pregnancy, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital/civil union status, ancestry, place of birth, age, citizenship status, veteran status, political affiliation, genetic information or disability, as defined and required by state and federal laws. Additionally, we prohibit retaliation against individuals who oppose such discrimination and harassment or who participate in an equal opportunity investigation.Job Requirements
    • This series includes positions which provide, supervise, or administer the custodial staff and minor maintenance functions for schools and other municipal public buildings and their appurtenances (grounds, walks, lawns, shrubbery). Primary duties are cleaning, housekeeping and operation and maintenance of low pressure heating, lighting, and ventilating systems. Maintenance duties are semiskilled and do not require journeyman trade or craft knowledge. Also included are positions which are responsible for maintaining order and safeguarding occupants in addition to the custodial and housekeeping duties when the latter are primary.The aforementioned job title is authorized for use in the Building Maintenance Series. The title definitions include illustrative duties and are not all inclusive.Only completed, on-line applications at SchoolSpring.com will be accepted. Cover Letter, Resume and 1 Letter of reference: must be from the Sr. Custodian in your current building or from the Principal of the school.Notice of Non Discrimination The School Committee's policy of nondiscrimination extends to students, employees, and the general public with whom it does business. Fitchburg Public Schools does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age or disability in admission to, access to, employment in, or equal treatment in its programs and/or activities in compliance with state and federal law.Questions related to this policy must be addressed to: The Human Resources Director/Grievance Officer, 376 South Street, Fitchburg, MA 01420, (978) 345-3215.Aviso de No-DiscriminacionLa politica de no discriminacion del Comite Escolar se extiende a los estudiantes, empleados y el publico en general con los cuales que hace negocios. Las Escuelas Publicas de Fitchburg no discrimina, por razones de raza, color, religion, credo, origen nacional, genero, orientacion sexual, identidad de genero, edad o discapacidad en la admision, en el acceso a, empleo en, o en la igualdad de trato en sus programas y /o actividades en cumplimiento de la ley estatal y federal.Las preguntas relacionadas con esta politica deben ser dirigidas a: El Director de Recursos Humanos/Official de Querellas, 376 South Street, Fitchburg, MA 01420, (978) 345-3215.
    • Citizenship, residency or work visa requiredApplication QuestionsThere ARE NO application questions required FOR this job posting.Contact Information
      • Mark Kasparian , SBM Manager
      • 376 South Street
      • Fitchburg,Massachusetts 01420
        • Phone: 978-345-3208
        • Email: click here

Keywords: TrulyHired, Nashua , Crocker Field & Athletics Field Grounds Worker / Utility, Other , Fitchburg, New Hampshire

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