Grounds Supervisor - Cuyahoga Community College in Cleveland Ohio

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Cuyahoga Community College

Cleveland, Ohio

United States


Detailed Job Description

Campus or Location

Eastern Campus

Job Responsibilities

Supervises workers engaged in the operation of equipment; care and maintenance of all trees; shrubs, grass and plantings; and, repair and maintenance of roads, parking lots and walkways.

Maintains all campus vehicles in safe operating condition; Provides snow removal of campus roads, parking lots and walkways

Prepares and retains department records related to Grounds activities

Maintains inventory, and advises Manager of needed repairs for equipment and/or maintenance requirements or purchase needs.

Studies production schedules and estimates worker hour requirements for completion of job assignment

Establishes or adjusts work procedures to meet production schedules.

Analyzes and resolves work problems, or assists workers in solving work problems.

Reviews and approves timesheets.

Develops thorough knowledge of departmental operations and procedures

Interprets company policies and enforces safety regulations.

Performs other related duties as assigned.

Required Qualifications

High school diploma or GED

Five years of relevant work experience in grounds maintenance

Minimum of two years supervisory experience

Pesticide Application License

Knowledge and experience using maintenance tools and equipment in a facilities environment

Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals.

Skills in keyboarding, basic grammar and math, basic level word processing (MS Word) and basic level spreadsheet applications (MS Excel)

Good verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills

Valid Ohio Driver’s license and the ability to meet the College’s insurability requirements

Ability to lift and/or move approximately 50 pounds

Sensitivity to respond appropriately to the needs of a diverse population

Preferred Qualifications

Associate’s Degree

Working knowledge of athletic field maintenance, renovations, and irrigation systems

Experience with Computerized Maintenance Management System

Experience in Landscape design

Supervisory experience in a union environment

Work Schedule

Monday – Friday 6:00a.m. – 2:30p.m.

Target Hiring Rate/Salary

Special Note

Special Note

Posting Open Date 09/23/2014

Special Instructions to Applicants

During the application process, you may be required to attach a cover letter and/or resume. It is recommended that you have these documents ready to be attached electronically to the online application. This system accepts only MS Word or PDF attachments. Any employment with the College is contingent upon satisfactory completion of a background check and drug screen.

Affirmative Action Statement

Cuyahoga Community College is committed to attaining excellence through the recruitment and retention of a qualified and diverse workforce. Cuyahoga Community College is an equal employment/educational opportunity institution

Keyword Phrases

  • Plant Operations
  • Grounds Supervisor
  • Exemplary Learning and Teaching Community
  • Embrace Diversity
  • Promote Individual Development and Quality of Life
Employment Type:Administrative Staff
Degree Required: High School
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Supervisor
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:2 - Year Institution / Technical
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
Cover Letter