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Maintenance Groundskeeper

Iowa Western Community College
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
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  • Demonstrate IWCC's core mission, vision and values
  • Performing a wide range of non-technical maintenance; b) Repairing electrical fixtures, switches and outlets, and c) Repairing leaking fixtures, cleaning obstructed lines, replacing windows, and painting
  • Monitors, maintains, and performs standard repairs to building electrical facilities and systems, such as bulbs, fixtures, switches, photo cells, and outlets; assists licensed electricians with non-technical repairs as appropriate
  • Performs a wide range of facilities services tasks including maintenance of grounds including mowing, weed eating and/or landscaping
  • Monitors and performs non-technical maintenance of plumbing systems, to include standard repair of leaking fixtures, cleaning obstructed waste lines, installing water coolers, and/or performing non-technical modifications to plumbing and water supply systems; assists licensed plumbers, as appropriate
  • Performs carpentry maintenance tasks including routine sheetrock/drywall installation and/or repair, window replacement, cabinet and countertop replacement, painting and texturing, and door and hardware installation; paints interior and exterior finishes, as appropriate
  • Ensures proper care in the use and maintenance of equipment and supplies; promotes continuous improvement of workplace safety and environmental practices
  • Documents facilities maintenance requirements; maintains appropriate records of work performed
  • Performs snow removal, as required
  • Other duties as assigned
    Required Qualification

  • High school diploma or GED
  • At least 1 year of experience that is directly related to the duties and responsibilities specified is required
  • Skill in the use of computers, preferably in a PC, Windows-based operating environment
  • Ability to understand and follow specific instructions and procedures
  • Ability to use hand and power tools applicable to trade
  • Ability to read, understand, follow, and enforce safety procedures
  • Knowledge of one or more building trades
  • Ability to pass a background check, have a valid U.S Driver's License and a good driving record
  • Ability to pass a drug screen if applicable
  • May require a pre-employment physical
    Preferred Qualification
    • CDL a plus or willing to seek
    • Maintenance experience of 1 year or more
    • Experience with Grounds Maintenance of 1 year or more
    • Experience with snow removal equipment
    • Good interpersonal skills

    Physical Demands

  • Work environment involves some exposure to hazards or physical risks, which require following basic safety precautions
  • Extensive physical activity: Requires strenuous physical work; heavy lifting, pushing, or pulling required of objects over 50 pounds
    Other physical requirements (note):
  • The employee frequently is required to stand for extended periods of time and use hands to operate computer keyboard, telephone and basic office equipment
  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to communicate with internal and external customers, listen to and respond accurate information and directions. (hear), and observe, assess, identify, detect
  • Ability to drive company owned or personal vehicle and operate lifts and machinery
  • Must be able to move objects, and use abdominal and lower back muscles to provide support over time without fatigue
  • Constant movement and use of limbs; this position requires good manual dexterity, coordination and stamina
    Salary : 15.00

    Benefits Summary

    Iowa Western Community College offers an outstanding benefits package, including generous employer paid health, dental, life, disability plans and up to $2500 toward a Health Savings Account. Our retirement program includes the IPERS Pension Plan or TIAA with 9.44% employer contribution. We believe in work/life balance and employees get great perks, including free access to our brand-new Wellness Center and fitness classes (at no cost to employees and their spouses), paid vacation, sick leave, and up to 17 paid holidays per year, plus discounts on campus and other major retailers. Tuition Reimbursement is offered to all employees and their families and Tuition Assistance for employees equals thousands of dollars paid by IWCC toward an education at Iowa Western!
    We offer a quality of life that is hard to match in the metro area! Come explore the possibilities at IWCC , where The World Is Waiting !
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  • Posted: 2021-01-06 Expires: 2021-02-04
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    Iowa Western Community College
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