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  • Mailing Address: 1851 Birch St., White Bear Lake, MN, 55110

 

 

Employment

Groundskeeper

This position is responsible for maintaining the grounds and landscaping of the White Bear Lake United Methodist Church facilities in an efficient and professional manner, including sidewalk snow removal, lawn mowing, and weed control, to ensure the best appearance and safety for everyone who visits our campus. This position also includes maintaining the church-owned equipment.

Duties:
Mainly responsible for grounds keeping including sidewalk and patio snow removal, lawn care, and weed control. Work can be preformed after hours, but walks must be shoveled after snow storms on days there are activities scheduled at the church, even on weekends.

Qualifications:
Equipment operation and knowledge, such as lawn mower operation, leaf blower operation, raking, weeding, Snow Joe operation, etc. Must possess good communication skills and willingness to cooperate and communicate with all staff and Pastors. Must be able to perform essential functions of the position with or without reasonable accommodation. Must qualify for employment, after criminal background check. Two (2) years of experience in maintenance or landscaping work is desirable but not required.

  • Must have ability to use and perform simple repairs on hand-held tools, riding machinery (all types of lawn and landscape equipment), and snow removal equipment (hand and heavier equipment).
  • Must be able to work individually or as a team.
  • Must have ability to lift and move from 40 to 80 lbs.
  • Keep equipment clean and maintained.
  • Requires a pre-employment background check.
  • Valid driver's license with good driving record.
  • Candidates must be dependable with strong work ethic and get the job done.
  • Must be able to work in inclement weather conditions.
  • Snow removal in the winter months may include using a Snow Joe or shoveling.
  • Must be able to perform duties on your feet (standing, walking) for long periods of time.
  • Must be able to perform your duties safety and have concern for others around you. We take safety very seriously.
  • Comply with all company policies and regulations.
  • Must be able to communicate in English (required).

This job is on call and generally requires 5 hours a week on average; some weeks there will be no work. If it snows, the sidewalks need to be shoveled; if the grass needs to be cut, we need you to cut it; if there are weeds growing in the parking lot or on the sidewalks, they need to be sprayed.

Job Type: Part-time

Salary: $14.00 to $15.00 /hour

To apply, email Pat Kytola, Director of Operations.