Maintenance Assistant

NATIONAL PARK COLLEGE   Hot Springs National Park, AR   Full-time     Maintenance
Posted on July 11, 2022
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National Park College
is seeking a full time
Maintenance Assistant
Visit np.edu/jobs for details.
Applications received by July 15, 2022 guaranteed consideration.

 

SUMMARY/OBJECTIVE: 
The Maintenance Assistant is responsible for grounds maintenance and general labor activities. 
 
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Performs grounds maintenance by mowing, edging, weeding, and trimming lawns and bushes, planting trees, and sodding yards. Collects and removes trash from lawn.
Operates light to medium lawn equipment.
Assists with work orders for special events and exhibits.
Inspects tools and equipment. Performs minor equipment and vehicle repairs.
Maintains equipment by oiling, greasing, sharpening blades, and performing other minor repairs and services vehicles which includes: filling with gas, changing oil, tune-ups, and washing.
Assists with minor electrical repairs, remodeling of buildings, and performs minor carpentry duties such as hanging ceilings, replacing walls, and other carpentry duties.
Performs other duties as assigned.
Required skills/abilities:
 
Knowledge of methods and practices in skilled and unskilled trades.
Ability to operate and perform routine maintenance on various types of grounds keeping tools and equipment.
Ability to receive, assign, and coordinate work activities. 

Education and Experience:
Completion of sufficient education or training to read and write; plus two years of experience/on-the-job training in grounds keeping activities and/or the maintenance of lawn-care equipment.
 
Physical Requirements:
Operating, lifting and carrying a variety of lawn equipment, lifting and carrying cumbersome items, and working in varied weather conditions is required.
Application Instructions:
Applicants should submit a cover letter, resume, and three professional references with contact information. Apply online at np.edu/jobs. Applications received by July 11, 2022 will be assured consideration and the position will remain open until filled.

Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer Statement:

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.  National Park College is an equal opportunity institution. The College continues to take affirmative action to ensure that applicants and employees are treated equal without regard to their race, creed, color, sex, age, disability, national origin, or religion. Qualified minority applicants are encouraged to apply.


 


NATIONAL PARK COLLEGE

Hot Springs National Park , AR
https://www.np.edu/