TRAVELERS REST, SC 29690
This position offers the opportunity to go from temporary to full time employee. Benefits are offered for temporary employees. Full time employees have the opportunity for educational aid after one year of employment.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Cultivation and care of the landscaping and grounds.
Landscape by planting flowers, pulling weeds.
Mow lawns either by hand or using a riding mower.
Trim and edge around walkaways, bushes and flower beds.
Sweep walkways of debris.
Perform minor repairs and maintenance procedures on equipment utilized in grounds maintenance.
Water plants and grass as needed and apply fertilizer.
Use and maintain assigned power equipment, hand tools.
Follow instructions regarding use of chemicals, equipment and supplies
1st Shift (7:00AM-3:30PM) Monday Friday
High School Diploma or GED required
Must be able to pass a drug and background check
1-2 years of custodial experience required
Knowledge of proper use of chemicals and cleaning equipment
Ability to work effectively with school personnel, supervisors, students, teachers, and the general public
Ability to perform assigned tasks with minimum supervision
Ability to observe areas that need attention and take appropriate action
Exposure to outdoor temperatures.
Unusual Physical Requirements:
Ability to lift up to 55 lbs as required (when necessary on certain jobs)
Ability to bend, squat, lift, push, pull, grip, reach, walk and/or stand for prolonged periods of time and in a repetitive motion.
Ability to work an 8-hour shift schedule.
Able to stand for long periods of time
Ability to perform repetitive movements
Ulysses Sweeney is a homegrown product of the Upstate and has several years of experience in staffing, classroom teaching and training, and networking to assist his clients. Currently working in our light industrial and manufacturing division, he strives to ensure that his clients are not just going to pick up a check but are preparing themselves for a meaningful career. Ulysses joined Marketplace Professional Staffing in early 2017.
Ulysses is involved with several civic and social organizations. He is also a very involved sports fan. A game of marbles anyone?