Under the supervision of the Grounds Crew Chief the Grounds Maintenance Crew Member is responsible for trimming and mowing of grounds, trash pick-up and general grounds maintenance at a level defined by the Camp Directors. He/she is responsible for managing those functions in accordance with the stated mission and policies established by the administrative staff, governing committees, and Board of Directors of the YMCA.
KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS:
This position requires an understanding of and commitment to the total effort of the YMCA and the Christian principles upon which it is founded. He/she must be able to work without direct supervision in the daily maintenance of the grounds. He/she must be knowledgeable in the operation, maintenance and safe operation of mowers, weed trimmers, tractors, utility vehicles and other equipment required for the operation and maintenance of the grounds.
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following:
Trimming and mowing grounds on a regular schedule as decided by the Grounds Crew Chief.
Collecting and disposal of trash from all buildings and activities daily.
Assist with the mowing and maintenance of golf course as needed.
Perform all preventative maintenance required on equipment and assist with the repairing of all equipment used for grounds maintenance..
Support of all team efforts in large operations such as aeration of greens, camp openings, storm damage cleanup/repair and any other events requiring a team effort.
Requires vision, speech, and hearing to normal range, with or without accommodations made of sufficient nature for the completion of assigned tasks. Ability to communicate clearly through written and verbal communication. Ability to lift and carry a maximum of 50 pounds. Ability to stand, walk, bend, stoop, pull and push. Must have a valid driver’s license and have the ability to drive. Ability to adapt to change quickly, work under stressful conditions on a regular basis, and take the responsibility for the health and safety of others. Occasional travel, including overnight, may be necessary.