MVP does not offer emergency one-time snow services. We are no longer accepting new snow contracts for the 2021-22 winter season.

Grounds Maintenance Team Member

Grounds Maintenance Team Member

(Must have 1 Year Experience to Apply)

Summary:

Our Grounds Maintenance Team is responsible for performing a variety of work tasks in order to complete our client’s contracts. The grounds team member will be required to operate a variety of tools and equipment to carry out specific job tasks.

Core Capabilities: 

  • Customer  and quality focus.  VERY IMPORTANT!!
  • Effective communication skills (both verbal and written)
  • Team work
  • Excellent problem solving abilities
  • Responsibility and dependability
  • Ethics and integrity

Job Duties:

  • Aid in the loading/unloading of trucks and trailers in the AM and PM
  • Cut grass, trim edges, clean up refuse, blow trimmings, and perform other lawn care duties as directed by Crew Leader
  • Move and install soil, mulch and plant material to assist with the construction of landscape gardens and related areas
  • Operate power equipment including, but not limited to, zero turn mowers, push mowers, line trimmers, blowers, hedge trimmers, pruning saws, and snow blowers
  • Assist Crew Leader in other work-related duties including construction projects, shop and yard maintenance, vehicle and equipment maintenance
  • Wear appropriate uniform and personal protective equipment provided by MVP at all times
  • Comply with all company policies and regulations
  • Communicate with customers in a polite and courteous manner.  VERY IMPORTANT!!!

Requirements:

  • Minimum one year experience in the landscape/construction industry
  • Effective communication skills – must be able to carry out verbal instructions, read labels and signs, complete simple reports, report progress to Crew Leader
  • Ability to work both independently with little supervision, and as part of a team
  • Ability to walk, stand, crouch for long periods of time and carry out strenuous physical tasks
  • Preference will be given to candidates with a valid driver’s license and safe driving record

Work Conditions:

  • Ability to work with hand tools, power tools, small engine equipment, and materials
  • Ability to lift a minimum of 50 lbs. repeatedly through an entire work shift
  • Work outdoors in various conditions including heat and humidity, rain, dust, noise, and cold
  • Flexible working hours including occasional weekend work