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Job Title:  GROUNDS MAINTENANCE WORKER 3

GROUNDS MAINTENANCE WORKER 3 - 60027357
Posting Close Date:  N/A
Location: 

CARSON CITY, NEVADA, US, 89701

Requisition Id:  13342

GROUNDS MAINTENANCE WORKER 3 - Requisition ID: [[id]] 

Recruitment Type: Open Competitive 

Posting Close Date: N/A 

Geographical Location: Carson, Minden, Gardnerville, Genoa  

 

Department: DEPARTMENT OF ADMINISTRATION

Division: ADMIN - STATE PUBLIC WORKS DIVISION 

Business Unit: HR-BUILDINGS & GROUNDS 

Work Type: PERMANENT 

*Pay Grade: GRADE 23 

Salary Range: $32,343.12 - $46,499.76 

Full-Time/Part-Time: Full Time 

 

Recruiter: JON M TERRAZAS 

Phone:  775 684-0116 

Email: j.terrazas@admin.nv.gov 

 

 

Position 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.

This position is with the Department of Administration, State Public Works Division, Buildings and Grounds Section. This position is responsible for grounds maintenance at B&G properties in Carson City and Reno. Duties include grounds maintenance, this includes mowing, trimming, edging, weeding, pest control and sprinkler repair and maintenance, snow removal, 24-hour on call duty for snow and ice removal from parking lots and walkways during the winter months in order to keep state employees and the public safe from snow and ice hazards. This position also  provides extra services for office moves and special events for State agencies. This essential position is part of the Emergency Response Team and must respond to all emergency situations, such as snow fall, flooding and after hours call out situations. The incumbent must have a valid driver's license, be insurable through the State and  maintain it as a requirement of continuous employment for this position. A criminal history check and fingerprinting are required for this position and the person offered employment will be required to pay for these items. Incumbent must be willing and able to work with inmate labor.

Incumbents possess a degree of knowledge and proficiency sufficient to perform work independently with little or no additional training.

To see full Class Specifications visit: http://hr.nv.gov/Resources/ClassSpecs/Class_Specifications-9_0//

 

Minimum Qualifications

  • One year of experience performing grounds maintenance work using a variety of tools, equipment and techniques; OR six months of experience as a Grounds Maintenance Worker II in Nevada State service; OR an equivalent combination of education and experience as described above.

 

The Examination

Application Evaluation Exam

  • The exam will consist of an application and resume evaluation. It is essential that applications/resumes include detailed information with time frames regarding education and experience. The most qualified applicants will be contacted by the hiring agency for interview. The hiring agency may require specific skills related testing as part of the interviewing process.

 

Special Requirements

  • A State of Nevada/FBI background check will be required of the selected applicant.
  • This position requires a valid driver's license at the time of appointment and as a condition for continuing employment.
  • Flexible and/or rotating shifts are required.
  • This position may require work on nights/weekends/holidays.
  • Stand by/or call back may be required.

This recruitment may close at any time based on the number of applications received.  Qualified applicants are encouraged to apply as soon as possible.

 

*The salary range indicated in this announcement is based on the Employee/Employer retirement compensation schedule. An employer-only option is available at a reduced salary range.

 

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.

 


Nearest Major Market: Carson City
Nearest Secondary Market: Reno