Laborer, Grounds

NANA Regional Corporation Augusta, GA
Laborer, Grounds

Description

AGS specializes in compliant, innovative, and efficient detention management, health services, and records and document management services\. AGS safeguards some of the most demanding missions facing key federal agencies including the Department of Homeland Security and the U\.S\. Air Force\.

Wonderful benefits and vacation time\!

Job Summary:

Under direct supervision maintains grounds, camp and picnic grounds, parks, playgrounds, greenhouses and athletic fields; repairs structures and equipment, performing one or more of the following tasks:

Essential Functions:

+ Cuts grass, using walking‑type or riding mowers \(less than 2000 lbs\.\)\. Trims hedges and edges around walks, flowerbeds and walls, using hedge trimmers, clippers, edging tools, chain saws, electric weed cutters and other mission‑required equipment after proper instructions\.

+ Maintains and cleans tools and equipment\.

+ Prunes shrubs and trees to shape and improve growth, using shears and other hand tools\. Sprays lawn, shrubs, and trees with fertilizer\. Plants grass, flowers, trees and shrubs\. Waters lawn and shrubs during dry periods, using hose or activating sprinkler system\.

+ Picks up or carts away leaves, paper or other litter\.

+ Removes snow from walks, driveways, roads or parking lots, using shovel and snow blower\. Spreads salt on walkways and other areas\.

+ Repairs and paints fences, gates, benches, tables, guardrails and outbuildings\.

+ Assists in repair of roads, walks, buildings and mechanical equipment\.

+ May clean comfort stations, office and workshop areas and parking lots by sweeping, washing, mopping and polishing\.

+ Performs other duties as assigned\.

+ Responsible for conforming to all safe work practices and procedures\.

Qualifications

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

+ Must have the ability to perform physically demanding work\.

+ Must possess a valid state driver's license and be able to obtain a military driver's license within 30 days if required by specific assignment\.

+ Specific positions require individual to pass an annual physical examination\.

+ Must be able to stand, sit, bend, reach and walk for extended period of time\.

+ Must be willing to work in different types of weather conditions\.

DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

+ Knowledge of lawn equipment operation desired\.

Prospective employees will receive consideration without discrimination because of race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, marital status, veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other legally protected status\.

We are committed to Equal Employment Opportunity and providing reasonable accommodations to applicants with physical and/or mental disabilities\. If you have a physical and/or mental disability and are interested in applying for employment and need special accommodations to use our website to apply for a position please contact, Recruiting Services at job\-assist@akima\.com or 571\-353\-7053\. Reasonable accommodation requests are considered on a case\-by\-case basis\.

The dedicated email and telephonic options above are reserved only for individuals with disabilities needing accessibility assistance to apply to an open position using our website\.

Please do not use the dedicated email or phone number above to inquire on the status of your job application\.

We wish to thank all applicants for their interest and effort in applying for the position; however, only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted\.

_In order for our company to stay compliant with government regulations, please apply on line\. Please DO NOT email resumes or call in lieu of applying online unless you have a physical and/or mental disability and need assistance with the online application\._

Job: Installation, Maintenance & Repair

Primary Location: US\-GA\-Augusta

Shift: Day Job

Req ID: AGS00656