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Waverly Park Apartments Grounds Technician in Lansing, Michigan

Areyou a responsible person whoenjoys working outdoors? Are you a motivated self-starter, who takes pride in the work you do? Ifyou answered yes to both of these questions, then we have an excellent opportunity foryou!Waverly Park Apartments is currently seeking aGrounds Technicianwho has a keen eye for detail, a proactive attitude andtakes pride in their accomplishments. The right candidate will beresponsible for the general upkeep and cleanliness of a section of the apartment community, including parking lots, grounds surrounding the buildings, corridors, stairwells, laundry rooms, and mechanical rooms, if applicable.Additional job responsibilities:ulliConducting oneself ina professional manner as a company representative, demonstrating sound judgment and conduct./liliCollecting and removingtrash as needed./liliWeeding ofbeds using appropriate tools./liliMonitoring the irrigation system to ensure all grass areas are adequately watered./liliRepairing or replacing sprinkler heads and lines as required./liliReporting any unhealthy lawn, trees, shrubs, andplants to management./liliEdging around trees andlandscape borders to maintain aneat appearance./liliRaking grounds andblowing or sweepingsidewalks, and parking lots, as required./liliAdditional duties as assigned by supervisor./li/ulRequirements:ulliAbility to effectively and professionally communicate with residents and co-workers./liliAbilityto lift a minimum of20 pounds above shoulder height./liliAbility to push or pullup to 80 pounds variable distances./liliAbility to complete daily duties in a timely and accurate manner./liliAbilityto access all areas necessary to perform job duties, such as climbing ladders and stairs; walking, kneeling, standing, squatting, twisting, and bending for long periods of time./liliAbilityto shovel snow and/or clear ice from walks, driveways, or parking lots and spread salt in those areas duringsnow season./liliAbility to work outdoors in temperatures above 90 degrees or below 32 degrees Fahrenheit./liliSeeking a responsible individual who enjoys working outdoors./liliExperience in irrigation is a plus!/liliMust present the ability to execute job duties under stressful circumstances, such as last minute deadlines or other difficult situations./liliMust adhere to company team apparel policy./liliMust possess a dependable means of transportation and valid driver's license./li/ulEmployees are required to be honest and trustworthy with a satisfactory background. A valid driver's license and reliable transportation will be required as this position will entail the operation of a personal and potentially a company vehicle.We offer our full-time employees:ulliComprehensive benefits package, including 401(k) with company match/liliGenerous paid time off programs/liliCompetitive compensation plan/liliEmployee referral program/liliGreat work environment/liliOpportunities for advancement/liliDiscounted apartment home/li/ulemWe are an Equal Opportunity Employer, and we affirmatively seek diversity in our workplace. We recruit qualified candidates and advance our employees without regard to race, color, religion, gender, age, dis