Grounds Technician at Davis School District – Full Time

Industry Opportunities,


Under the direction of the Grounds/Irrigation Foreman, the Grounds Technician installs, troubleshoots, maintains and cares for landscapes including mowing, tree care, fertilization, aeration, and herbicide application; may also help install, troubleshoot, and maintain irrigation systems, including controller programming and central control systems.



* High School diploma or equivalent.

* Three (3) years of experience related to the above tasks, knowledge, skills and abilities or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Position may also be under-filled as an apprentice with less experience.

* Driver's License

* Ability to obtain CDL within 4 months.

* Pesticide Applicator's License, or ability to obtain after hiring.



* Ability to read and write and perform basic mathematical calculations, as required in reading labels, mixing hazardous materials and in maintaining grounds/repair records.

* Knowledge of equipment repair, maintenance, and safety procedures.

* Knowledge of landscaping and sprinkling systems (including thorough knowledge of installation and repair).

* Knowledge of playground maintenance and safety requirements.

* Practical maintenance knowledge and ability.

* Ability to read blueprints and diagrams for landscaping and irrigation purposes.

* Knowledge of material safety data sheets (MSDS) preferred.

* Ability to use computers and small office equipment.

* Ability to use or repair small and medium equipment and machinery.

* Ability to maintain inventory and property.


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