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The Ames Community School District is looking for a Grounds Tech I to work first shift from 7:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. This full-time position has excellent benefits, including exceptionally affordable medical, dental and vision insurance plans and IPERS retirement plan.
Primary Responsibilities: Provide maintenance and improvements to all the district grounds i.e. mowing, trimming, seeding, fertilizing, spraying, painting fields, plowing snow, spreading ice melt, and playground maintenance. Also, perform general building maintenance and other duties as required. Overtime is required to complete some tasks.
Experience: Experience in grounds maintenance, building maintenance, or construction. Ability to safely operate grounds equipment i.e. mowers, weed eaters, tractors, loaders, etc.
Physical Demands: Ability to lift 50 lbs. throughout the shift. Frequent lifting, bending, carrying and moving heavy objects, such as furniture. Requires physical endurance to complete snow removal duties.
Compensation: $13.83 per hour with full benefits.
Closing Date-----Open until filled
Candidates please complete an application online at:
Ames is an equal opportunity employer, and it is the policy of the district in this regard to be in full compliance with Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, Titles VI and VII of the 1964 Civil Rights Act, and Section 601A of the Iowa Code. Women and Minorities are encouraged to apply AA/EOE.