• State of Nevada
  • Carson City, Nevada
  • Aug 03, 2020
Full Time Building Maintenance Grounds and Landscaping Services
  • Salary: $35,329 - $51,281 per yr USD

Job Description

Grounds Maintenance Workers perform landscape, garden and greenhouse duties such as planting, pruning, mowing, trimming, watering, fertilizing, weeding and snow and ice prevention and removal; and operate hand and power tools, power mowers, tractor mowers, trenching devices, forklifts and hoists. Incumbents possess a degree of knowledge and proficiency sufficient to perform advanced-level work and may provide work direction and training to others. The Department of Administration, State Public Works Division, Buildings and Grounds section is seeking a Grounds Maintenance Worker 5. This position performs duties in Carson City and Reno areas comprised of 179 acres. This position reports to the Grounds Maintenance Supervisor 1. The incumbent must have experience with all aspects of irrigation: system installation, system maintenance, and system repair. This includes maintenance of grounds including mowing, trimming, edging, weeding, pest control and sprinkler repair and maintenance. This position also assists in set ups of special events and completes moving requests for state agencies. Snow and ice removal is mandatory. Incumbent must have a valid Nevada drivers license at time of appointment and as a condition of continuing employment. This position works with inmate labor and the incumbent must be able to work flexible/rotating shifts, including nights, weekends, holidays and standby/call back. This position requires a criminal history check that is the responsibility of the incumbent to pay for. The State of Nevada is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action in recruitment of its employees and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion or belief, age, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, domestic partnership, genetic information (GINA), or compensation and/or wages. ***THIS RECRUITMENT MAY CLOSE AT ANY TIME BASED ON THE AMOUNT OF APPLICATIONS RECEIVED. QUALIFIED APPLICANTS ARE ENCOURAGED TO APPLY AS SOON AS POSSIBLE.***
Closing Date/Time:

Additional Information

Announcement Number: 39988
Open to all qualified persons.
Posted 03/09/2020
Phone: (775)684-0147
Applications accepted until recruitment needs are satisfied

** Qualified individuals are encouraged to apply immediately. Lists of eligible candidates will be established and hiring may occur early in the recruiting process. Recruitment will close without notice when a sufficient number of applications are received or a hiring decision has been made.

Job Address

Carson City, Nevada United States View Map