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Company: Kern Community College district
Job Title: Grounds Maintenance Supervisor
Job Category: Installation/Maintenance & Repair
Job description:  
Grounds Maintenance Supervisor

Kern Community College District

Position Number: 02296

Posting Date: 01/17/2018

Initial Screening Date: 01/31/2018

Open Until Filled: Yes

Position Type: Classified


Work Week:

Minimum Salary: $3,107.02 per month

Maximum Salary: $4,390.13 per month (maximum entry $3,107.02 per month )


Our competitive benefits package includes medical, dental, and vision insurance; life insurance and dependent life coverage; long-term disability insurance, and an employee assistance program (EAP ).

In addition, employees have the option to purchase:

Flex 125
AFLAC Policy
Supplemental voluntary life insurance
403b Tax Shelter Annuity

All coverages begin on the first day of the month following the hire date. Employees are covered under the California Public Employees Retirement System (CalPERS) and are vested 100% after five years of full time service.

College/Site: Bakersfield College

Location: BC-Main Campus

Basic Function:

Under the direction of an assigned supervisor, plan, organize and oversee the grounds maintenance and operations at an assigned campus; perform a variety of technical tasks related to grounds maintenance activities; train and provide work direction to others.


Plan, organize and oversee the grounds maintenance and operations at an assigned campus; recommend and assist in the implementation of goals and objectives; establish schedules and methods for grounds and equipment operations; implement policies and procedures.

Train and provide work direction to assigned staff; assign and review work of staff involved in grounds construction, maintenance and operations, including landscape and sprinkler installation, sprinkler maintenance and repair, pest and weed control, tree maintenance and a variety of skilled trades related to landscape and grounds maintenance.

Evaluate grounds maintenance operations and activities; recommend improvements and modifications; prepare various reports on operations and activities.

Participate in budget preparation and administration; prepare cost estimates for equipment and supplies; submit justifications for expenditures; monitor and control expenditures.

Oversee the maintenance and pre-event preparation of athletic facilities as related to grounds maintenance; schedule repairs of equipment with appropriate campus staff.

Monitor the care of plants in arboretum, green houses, experimental plots and ornamental flower beds; regulate green house temperature; prepare and implement schedules for fertilization.

Assure clean and orderly conditions for workshops and work areas; maintain safety standards.

Select materials, equipment and tools necessary for grounds maintenance assignments; order supplies
and repair parts.

Communicate with faculty, staff and students regarding coordinating the preparation of special campus events; conduct staff meetings with grounds maintenance staff.

Prepare work schedules and monitor time cards.

Receive and respond to questions or concerns and provide information to faculty, staff and students; investigate complaints and recommend corrective action to resolve complaints as necessary.

Education and Experience:

Any combination equivalent to: graduation from high school and three years of increasingly responsible grounds maintenance experience.

Note: Degrees and credits must be from accredited institutions (Title V Section 53406). Any degree from a country other than the United States, including Canada and Great Britain, must be evaluated by an evaluation service.

Note:The screening of candidates will be conducted by a screening committee. The screening committee reserves the right to limit the number of interviews granted. Meeting the minimum qualifications for a position does not assure the applicant of an interview.

Knowledge and Abilities:


Methods, practices, equipment and tools used in grounds and facility maintenance.
Soil and temperature conditions for growing a variety of plants, bushes, trees, flowers and grass.
Principles and practices of training and providing work direction to others.
Record-keeping techniques.
Budgeting procedures and techniques.
Basic arithmetic.
Health and safety practices and procedures.
Interpersonal skill including tact, patience and courtesy.
Oral and written communication skills.
Operation of grounds maintenance and construction equipment.
Plan, organize and oversee the grounds maintenance and operations at an assigned campus.
Perform a variety of technical tasks related to grounds maintenance activities.
Train and provide work direction to others.
Assign and review work.
Safely and effectively apply insecticides, herbicides and fungicides.
Operate a variety of grounds maintenance and construction equipment.
Prepare and maintain records and reports.
Participate in the administration and preparation of a budget.
Communicate effectively both orally and in writing.
Establish and maintain cooperative and effective working relationships with others.
Plan and organize work.
Work independently with little direction.

Salary Grade: 38

Special Instructions to Applicants:

First Review of Applications:

Complete application packets will be accepted until the position is filled; but those received by 5:00 p.m. (Pacific Standard Time) on January 31, 2018 are assured consideration. The College reserves the right to extend time limits or reinitiate the recruitment/selection process at any point.

Completed application packet must include:
Completed Online Application for Employment form
Current resume
Letter of interest (Cover Letter)
Copy of legible transcripts, if applicable
List of six (6) professional references Listed on application form

Applicants who require reasonable accommodation to participate in the selection process should contact Human Resources to make the necessary arrangements.

Recruitment Status (tentative):
Application Screening: TBD
Interviews: TBD
The District does not provide sponsorship for authorization to work in the United States. Work authorization should be established at the time of application submission.

All applicants must apply online at http://apptrkr.com/1155226. Emails will not be accepted.

As an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer, the Kern Community College District encourages candidates with diverse backgrounds to apply.

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Employment type:
  • Full Time
Salary Range: Unspecified
Other Information
Degree: Unspecified
Experience (year): 0
Job Location: Bakersfield - California - USA
Zipcode: 93305
Post Date: 01/22/2018
Contact Information
Company: Kern Community College district
Contact Name: Kern Community College district
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