Grounds Keeping Team Lead
At a glance
Location: US-TX-Tyler Map
Posted: 09/04/2019
Closing: 10/03/2019
Degree: 4 Year Degree
Type: Full-Time
Experience: At least 5 year(s)
Job description
  • Supervises trains and evaluates grounds maintenance and equipment operating staff: ensures the safe and productive use of equipment utilized In grounds maintenance and associated repair work; trains and directs subordinates in the use care and maintenance of tools and equipment
  • Installs and maintains landscape installations, including but not limited to: determines types and quantity of horticultural plants to be grown; selects and purchases plants, plant nutrients and disease control chemicals; provides daily maintenance and identifies plant needs and provides appropriate solutions
  • Requisitions materials and supplies for projects and coordinates the efficient use of workers, resources and equipment
  • independently plans and coordinates ground maintenance projects at multiple sites: analyzes and resolves work problems, and assists workers In solving problems
  • Monitors productivity and work flow or crews under charge; ensures adherence to established deadlines and preventive maintenance schedules. Inspects custodial and grounds maintenance tasks. e.g. edging, mowing, trimming, waste and litter removal, fertilizing, placing sod raking, planting . Repairs as well as inspects maintenance and repairs on Irrigation systems, equipment, on multiple System facilities and grounds. Plat s and coordinates landscape program projects, e.g., planting, spraying, fertilizing, mulching, watering, transplanting lawn care and maintenance.
  • Inspects tree pruning and removal by selected vendor

  • Bachelor's Degree in Horticulture or Landscape Architecture preferred 
  • 5 years previous Horticulture experience
  • Experience inmanaging employees
  • Experience in working with fertilizers, irrigation systems, etc.
  • 2 years in supervisory capacity
  • Knowledge of all grounds maintenance equipment and planting processes
  • Word, Excel, Acrobat

Grounds Keeping Team Lead