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City of Garland, TX TEMP - Grounds Attendant - (EWS - Disposal) in Rowlett, Texas

Responsible for performing basic maintenance for litter and debris removal from public roadways and open land areas around the landfill for the Landfill Disposal Department.

Target Hiring Range: $12.27/hr - $14.70/hr

  • Collect and dispose of litter and debris from right of ways, grounds, roadsides, slopes, and fence areas.

  • Operate line trimmer, riding lawnmower, and other small/light equipment, etc.

  • Operate power washer to clean facilities and equipment.

  • Perform minor preventive maintenance on tools and equipment as needed.

  • Perform general housekeeping in shop and repair facilities.

  • Operate a city vehicle to assist in carrying out routine maintenance.

  • Perform traffic control and truck spotter duties on ocassion as backup to operations

High School Diploma or General Equivalency Diploma (GED)

No experience required

Or an equivalent combination of education and experience sufficient to successfully perform the essential functions of the job.

Education/ Experience:

  • 6 months to 1 year grounds maintenance experience, or

  • 6 months to 1 year light or heavy equipment operation experience

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

  • Basic knowledge of operating equipment in a safe manner

  • Basic knowledge of vehicle and equipment maintenance

  • Skill to operate various equipment including mowers, edger, power washer, etc

  • Ability to understand and implement verbal and written instructions

 Valid State of Texas Class C Drivers License

The incumbent works with frequent exposure to unpleasant environmental conditions and/or hazards. Majority of work performed outside or with exposure to risk. May be exposed to extremes of heat and cold, rain, humidity, insects, noxious odors, fumes, and physical stress from exertion and lifting. Exposed to physical exertion such as bending, lifting, stooping, reaching, pulling, and pushing. Ability to lift, push, and push up to 50 pounds several times daily.

Models Organizational Values

Customer Service

Interpersonal Skills

Communication

Problem Solving

Dependability

Adaptability/ Flexibility

Productivity

Quality

Technical Skills

Work Environment Safety

Teamwork

Managing Conflict

Negotiation Skills

ID: 2020-6599

Department Name: EWS - Disposal

Job Family: Maintenance Services

Target Hiring Range: Depending on qualifications

External Company Name: City of Garland, TX

External Company URL: http://www.garlandtx.gov

Street: 3175 Elm Grove Road

Post End Date: 12/31/2020

Minimum Education & Work Experience: High School Diploma or General Equivalency Diploma (GED) No experience required Or an equivalent combination of education and experience sufficient to successfully perform the essential functions of the job.

Competencies: Models Organizational Values Customer Service Interpersonal Skills Communication Problem Solving Dependability Adaptability/ Flexibility Productivity Quality Technical Skills Work Environment Safety Teamwork Managing Conflict Negotiation Skills

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