RISING STAR RESOURCE DEVELOPMENT Grounds Maintenance Worker/ Landscaping in DALLAS, Texas
OverviewRising Star Resource Development Corporation (Rising Star) is a private non-profit 501c3 corporation and Social Enterprise. We are a supportive and integrated employer providing employment to persons with disabilities, individuals with barriers to employment and our veterans. iWe are a provider of contract services for Facility Support and Temporary Staffing services to Federal, State and local government, and to commercial businesses. iWe are governed and credentialed at a State and Federal level through the AbilityOne program and State of Texas under WorkQuest.iJob DescriptionRising Star is looking for a someone responsible for the cultivation and care of the landscaping and grounds surrounding a business or building. Plants flowers, mows, pulls weeds, trim trees, repairs structures, and maintains outside of building.Essential Functions:Perform groundskeeping and building maintenance duties.Mow lawn either by hand or using a riding lawnmower.Cut lawn using hand, power or riding mower and trim and edge around walks, flower beds, and walls.Landscape by planting flowers, grass, shrubs, and bushes.Apply pesticide to rid grounds of pests such as mosquitos, wasps, ticks, and others.Apply fertilizer to ground to enhance growth.Perform routine maintenance duties such as applying plaster, fixing fountains, and other duties.Sweep walkway of debris.Cut down tree limbs that are posing a danger.Trim trees and shrubs and pull weeds.Perform minor repairs and maintenance procedures on equipment utilized in groundskeeping.Rake, mulch, and prune the grounds as needed.Install lawn furniture.Install rock, cement, lighting, water, and furniture.Water plants and grass as needed and apply fertilizer.Ability to multi-task, set priorities and manage time effectivelyAccuracy and attention to detailEducation/Experience:High School Diploma or GED1 plus years experienceWork Location:iVarious - Dallas / Plano / Frisco areasCompensation :iThis will be an Hourly Position, see below for wage range.Wage-$13.00 hourlyBenefitsEmployment Benefits include: iWorkers Compensation, Social Security Benefits and Unemployment.Rising Star is an Equal Opportunity Employer.