The Academy has an immediate opening for a full-time Groundskeeper.
Under the direct supervision of the Groundskeeper Supervisor
or Lead Groundskeeper, the Groundskeeper’s duties include:
• Performing general and specific assignments in the
upkeep, propagation, and maintenance of the Academy grounds and surrounding
• Mowing, edging, trimming, pruning, planting, weeding,
cultivating, fertilizing, and manual labor associated with grounds maintenance.
• Cleaning and repair of walkways and roadways, parking
lots, and undeveloped areas.
• Proper, safe use of grounds-related equipment including:
mowers, tillers, edgers, chainsaws, and power-trimmers.
• Cleaning and maintenance of grounds-related equipment.
• Assisting in the set-up and tear-down for Academy special
Able to follow written and verbal directions.
Must be diplomatic and maintain a good rapport with co-workers, peers, and
possess ability to operate grounds-related equipment in a safe manner.
Must possess ability to read and write English at a level consistent with
successful job performance.
Who may apply: Persons
currently in the classification, who are eligible to transfer, lateral transfers,
voluntary demotions, reinstatements, those eligible for appointment from a
certification list, and employees on a SROA list or designated surplus. All
applicants will be considered; only the most qualified will be interviewed.
How to apply: Interested
individuals should submit a STD 678, Examination and/or Employment Application
(Rev. 06/10), and the Criminal Record Supplemental Questionnaire to the address
below. Please indicate your eligibility in the Explanation Box of the
application. SROA/Surplus applicants must attach a copy of their letter. The STD. 678 may be accessed through the CalHR website at www.calhr.ca.gov(http://www.calhr.ca.gov/). Please include a
copy of this notice with your application.