DuPage County Sr. Grounds Maintenance Worker in Wheaton, Illinois

This job was posted by https://illinoisjoblink.illinois.gov : For more information, please see: https://illinoisjoblink.illinois.gov/ada/r/jobs/5094961 Responsibilities include:

Horticultural tasks including mowing, pruning, planting and transplanting

Mixes and applies pesticides and fertilizers

Performs turf renovation by core certification and overseeding

Removes damaged sod and installs new sod

Cultivates and maintains planting beds, tree rings, etc.

Performs plowing, loading and hauling of snow from County grounds including roadways, parking facilities, walks and entry ways

Loads and applies de-icing chemicals

Operates a variety of equipment such as: small dump truck, snow plow, snow blower, salt spreader, sod cutter, rototiller, chain saw, trimmers, sweeper, front end loader, backhoe, forklift, a variety of hand tools

Services and maintains a wide variety of tools, machinery, and vehicles

Repairs and installs electrical systems in vehicles

Locates and removes refuse from County property