GroundsKeeper in Vacaville, CA at SBM Site Services

Date Posted: 3/24/2021

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    Vacaville, CA
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:

Job Description


SBM Management is searching for a Grounds Keeper! The Grounds keeper maintains the grounds of industrial, commercial, or public property.

  • Maintains cleanliness of assigned area including but not limited to the removal of litter/debris, clearance of passage ways, and making minor repairs to items such as fences, gates, walls, and walks.
  • Safely uses, maintains, and performs minor repairs on equipment such as lawn mowers, snow removal equipment, power washers, trimmers, edging tools, shears, and blowers.
  • Complies with safety rules, policies and procedures including use of personal protective equipment. Stops at risk behaviors of others and self.
  • Communicates with co-workers, management, and customers in a professional manner.
  • Supports shift lead in completing punch-list items and has the ability to take direction and respond to supervision.
  • Responds to trouble calls and clean up spills.
  • Provides a professional appearance and conduct.
  • Provides customer services and satisfaction.
  • Understands reporting systems, and of the environment.
  • Examples of tasks may include:

•      Cleans grounds and removes litter and weeds.

•      Cuts, waters, and edges lawns and shrubs.

•      Trims and edges around walks, flower beds, and walls.

•      Prunes shrubs and trees to shape and improve growth or remove damaged leaves, branches, or twigs.

•      Sprays lawn, shrubs, and trees with fertilizer, herbicides, and insecticides.

•      Rakes and bags or burns leaves.

•      Shovels snow from walks and driveways.

•      Spreads ice-melt on public passage ways to prevent ice buildup.

•      Plants grass, flowers, trees, and shrubs.

•     Repairs fences, gates, walls, and walks.

•     Paints fences and outbuildings.

•     Cleans out drainage ditches and culverts.

•     Sharpens tools such as weed cutters, edging tools, and shears.

•     Cleans out drainage ditches and culverts.

•     Sweeps sand and debris from parking areas and roadways.

•     Sweeps stairs and stair wells.

•     Wipes down handrails.

•     Rakes and bags leaves.

•     Delivers approved cleaning supplies to production work areas per Work Order request.

•     Power wash equipment.

  • Appearance – Correctly wear the SBM standard uniform, and have good hygiene.
  • Attitude – Having a positive, friendly approachable demeanor. Be respectful and make eye contact.
  • Responsiveness – Responding positively to requests in a timely manner. Take initiative and pride in your work.
  • Equipment & Closets – Maintaining your equipment and closest with organization and care.
  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED); or one to three months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

  • Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations to customers, clients, and other employees of the organization.

Available Shift:  Monday to Friday

Compensation: $16.00 per hour