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Groundskeeper Landscaper job at General Atomics in San Diego CA
Description, duties, responsibilities
General Atomics (GA) and its affiliated companies is one of the worlds leading resources for high-technology systems development ranging from the nuclear fuel cycle to remotely piloted aircraft airborne sensors and advanced electric electronic wireless and laser technologies.
We recognize and appreciate the value and contributions of individuals with diverse backgrounds and experiences and welcome all qualified individuals to apply.
We currently have an exciting opportunity for a Groundskeeper/Landscaper to join our Facilities Department located in Poway CA.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Performs a combination of cutting lawns trimming and edging around walkways roads flower beds and walls.
Prunes shrubs trees and plants. Rakes up leaves and litter.
Performs periodic inspections of plants and grasses.
Makes routine recommendations for changes in care schedules.
Assists in determining the timetable for fertilizer and disease/pest control programs.
Mixes and uses chemicals some of which may be hazardous materials subject to special handling requirements.
Assembles installs modifies and maintains irrigation systems and plumbing under general direction.
May perform trade work such as carpentry or painting.
Assists in planning and designing changes or modifications to landscape.
May operate tractors or other equipment with attachments such as mower fertilizer spreader rototiller sod remover back hoe lawn roller etc.
Performs other duties and assigned or required.
Typically requires a high school diploma or equivalent and two or more years of experience performing a wide range of gardening and landscaping tasks.
Additional work experience may substitute for high school diploma or equivalent.
Requires knowledge of moderately complex lawn equipment and machinery as well as an understanding of special handling of toxic chemicals.
Requires a valid California drivers license and a clean driving record verified by the DMV.
Must have complete knowledge and understanding of safe lifting procedures.
Work is performed outside often during inclement weather under limited supervision.
Assignments are somewhat complex in nature and may require physical stamina to complete tasks.
Independent judgment is often required in solving basic problems and making routine recommendations.
Ability to endure long periods of standing walking bending and lifting up to 25lbs.
Bi-lingual skills (English-Spanish) are an asset.
Security Clearance: No
Travel Percentage: 0% - 25%
General Atomics Company Overview
General Atomics and affiliated companies are world renowned leaders in developing high-technology systems ranging from the nuclear fuel cycle to electromagnetic systems; remotely piloted aircraft systems; airborne sensors; advanced electronic wireless and laser technologies; and biofuels. If youre ready to advance your career and work on transformational technology join our team.