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Grounds Coordinator
Job Code:2017-TRAP-003
City:Lansing
State:Michigan
FT/PT Status:Regular Full Time
Job Type:Community Grounds
  
Job Responsibilities:

GROUNDS COORDINATOR JOB DESCRIPTION 

Promotes the community and the rental of apartments by coordinating grounds personnel and maintaining the outdoor appearance (curb appeal) of the community.

 Some essential functions of this position include: 

  • Regular monitoring of the grounds, parking areas and driveways, grounds personnel remove debris keeping them attractive and clean.

  •  Landscape maintenance (irrigation, fertilizing, weeding, pesticide/herbicide application, pruning and trimming).

  •  Snow removal.

  •  Assists the Manager as needed, as well as residents, in a polite and professional manner.

Job Qualifications:

GROUNDS COORDINATOR JOB REQUIREMENTS 

Due to the nature of our business and the resulting organizational structure, it is essential that all employees be willing and able to perform functions in a number of different areas.

  • Experience and knowledge in maintaining turf, irrigation systems, and ponds

  • Must have a valid driver’s license

  • Reliable transportation

  • Willing to submit to a background/criminal history check

  • Available to work evenings and weekends

  • Physical requirements

  • Communicate effectively and correctly

  • Communicate with the Community Manager to prioritize tasks and goals

  • Able to train and coach peers on basic landscape maintenance tasks

  • Basic skills in lawn/tree care and irrigation

  • Able to trim trees and other plant material

  • Qualified with respect to the laws governing pesticide application and able to obtain state pesticide certification

  • Able to work in temperatures of 100 degrees or below freezing while working outdoors

 

BENEFITS

  • Health insurance

  • Dental insurance

  • Life insurance

  • Company matching 401(k)

  • Paid time off


COMPENSATION

Pay commensurate with experience

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