Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences
1750 Independence Ave
Kansas City, MO 64106
Security Clearance Required
Yes Valid drivers license
The Groundskeeper maintains and cares for University grounds and vehicles by mowing lawns, trimming hedges, planting flowers and shrubs, removing snow, maintaining KCUMB vehicles, and assisting with special events.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Ensures the campus creates a favorable impression
Prepares grounds for assigned activities
Makes sure plants are free of disease and insects, applying chemicals as needed.
Keeps the ground clear of debris
Ensures grounds are clear and safe during inclement weather
Monitors equipment for optimal performance, reporting malfunctions, breakages to the supervisor.
Maintains KCU vehicles, washing cars, delivering cars for minor preventive maintenance services, taking vehicle in for repairs, performing detail cleaning
Helps with office and department moves
Assists with special events
Contributes to the team effort by performing related duties as needed or assigned
Must have valid driver's license
One year of experience in groundskeeping preferred
Must have the ability to read, write and follow oral and written instructions
Must be capable of operating and maintaining a variety of equipment used on grounds - including snow removal equipment
Willing and available to work alternative hours as needed for season or special events
Requires the ability to bend, stoop, and lift 120 pounds