Goodwill currently has an opening for a Grounds Technician to work at our Roanoke and Rocky Mount Jobs Campuses. This employee provides general grounds maintenance and maintains healthy growth of grass, trees, shrubs, hedges, ground cover, and flowers. Responsible for general maintenance and repairs to GIV facilities and equipment during off season months.
Experience, Competencies and Education
High school diploma or general education degree (GED); A minimum of one year work experience in grounds maintenance and general knowledge of facility repairs and maintenance which would include but not limited to plumbing, drywall repair and painting, minor electrical repairs, etc., or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Ability to read, analyze, and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures, or governmental regulations. Ability to write reports, business correspondence, and procedure manuals. Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, customers, and the general public.
Basic Skills: Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals. Ability to compute rate, ratio, and percent and to draw and interpret bar graphs.
High Skills: Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists. Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form.
CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS
ACCOUNTABILITIES AND MEASURES
Goodwill offers a competitive salary and benefits for full time employees such as medical, dental, vision, life, retirement, educational reimbursement, EAP, STD, LTD, and PTO. We offer retirement and EAP benefits for part time employees.
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Goodwill is an equal employment/affirmative action employer.