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Assistant Grounds Maintenance Supervisor

Job Description

TITLE: Assistant Grounds Maintenance Supervisor

JOB CODE: 5415



EEO6 CODE: 7 = Service Maintenance

GRADE: Pay Grade 7

PAY PLAN: Annually
minimum 25,620.00
midpoint 32,280.00
maximum 38,940.00

PURPOSE: To provide supervisory and technical assistance necessary in planning, organizing, and directing the care and maintenance of grounds and facilities. Responsible for assisting in the planning and directing of grounds maintenance activities and for coordinating and supervising various personnel in the care and up-keep of the general landscape.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Assists the Grounds Maintenance Supervisor in planning and supervising of landscaping and grounds maintenance activities. Helps supervise planting, cultivating, watering, fertilizing, mowing of lawns, and cultivating, pruning, spraying, and transplanting of trees and shrubs. Supervises the removal of leaves, grass, dirt, and rubbish from grounds. Supervises the use, maintenance, and repairs of tractors, cultivators, edgers, mowing equipment, and other tools and machinery. Requisitions and' distributes materials and equipment. Assists with the maintenance of records. Performs related duties as required. Assists in the preparation of sketches for development, improvement, or expansion of landscaped areas.

REPORTING RELATIONSHIPS: REPORTS TO: General supervision from Grounds Maintenance Supervisor. SUPERVISION: N/A SUPERVISION-OTHER: General supervision to Grounds Maintenance Leaders, Groundskeepers and Laborers.


REQUIRED EDUCATION-OTHER: High school graduation.

REQUIRED EXPERIENCE / COMPETENCIES-OTHER: REQUIRED EXPERIENCES/COMPETENCIES: Five years of experience in grounds care and maintenance. Valid Texas drivers license. OTHER REQUIREMENTS: Skill in the operation of tractors, cultivators, edgers, power lawn mowers, and other equipment used in grounds maintenance. Proficiency in all phases of work performed. Working conditions are considered acceptable, but involve exposure to outside weather conditions, hazardous mechanical equipment and occasional lifting of heavy objects. Alertness and careful attention is required to avoid injury to self and to others. Specific job requirements or physical location of some positions allocated to this classification, may render the position security sensitive, and thereby subject to the provisions of Section 51.215 Texas Education Code.