Challenge Unlimited Assistant Grounds Supervisor in Great Lakes, Illinois

*Are you Mission Driven, client focused individual with Grounds Keeping experience? *

We are looking for a Grounds Supervisor to assist the Project Manager and his team perform grounds maintenance and other landscape projects at the Navy base in North Chicago, IL.

Duties include, but not limited to:

  • Supervision of all crews in completing contract tasks
  • Maintaining Quality control standards
  • Provide workers with direction regarding contract requirements
  • Training, coaching and evaluation of crew members
  • Communicate with the Project Manager on any resources needed to complete duties
  • Perform other related duties and assignments as required


  • Must me 21 years of age or older
  • High school diploma and 2 years prior supervisor experience in grounds or landscaping
  • Ability to make informed decisions based on policy and contract requirements
  • Adaptability when needed
  • Good time management skills
  • Reliable in all aspects of the position
  • Be safety conscious
  • Be able to perform basic office functions (i.e. writing, typing, MS Word, Excel and Outlook)
  • Pass a criminal background check
  • Have a valid driver’s license and able to pass motor vehicle background check
  • Obtain OSHA 30 hour construction certification (within 30 days of hire)
  • Obtain Illinois spray applicator license (within 30 days of hire)

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or national origin.

Department: Operations

Location: Great Lakes, IL

Full Time/Part Time: Full Time

Client or Staff: Staff

Position Hours: Monday-Friday, 6:30a-3:00p, 7:00a-3:30p, + flexible to job demands