At least one year of Grounds work experience. HS Diploma or GED. Possession of an appropriate, valid driver's class A CDL restricted license or the ability to obtain the license within nine months. Possession of valid driver's license. This position requires you to be outside in the natural elements (i.e., extreme heat, extreme cold, rain, etc).
Assist and participate in a variety of landscape maintenance duties including watering, mowing, weeding, trimming, renovating and fertilizing lawns. Assist and participate in planting, watering and maintaining landscaped areas consisting of bushes, trees, flowers and shrubs. Assist and participate in trimming and pruning bushes, trees and shrubs. Transport rubbish to the local landfill. Assist in applying herbicides, fungicides and pesticides safely; maintain records of fertilizers and chemicals used under supervision of immediate supervisor. Assist and participate in preparing and maintaining athletic fields and related facilities. Assist in the laying of forms, pouring and finishing concrete including sidewalks and slabs; install playground equipment and drinking fountains. Learn to operate park maintenance equipment such as dump trucks, backhoes, front loaders, and power tools such as mowers, edgers and blowers.
In compliance with Federal Law, Charlotte - Mecklenburg Schools administers all education programs, employment activities and admissions without discrimination against any person on the basis of gender, race, color, religion, national origin, age or disability.