Job Title: Grounds Laborer
Reports to: Facilities Leadsman
The Jacksonville Aviation Authority (JAA) welcomes applications for the role of Facilities Grounds Laborer through midnight December 18, 2019.
This is service and maintenance work in performing maintenance for both airside and landside grounds for the Jacksonville International Airport Aviation Authority. Work requires the knowledge of work routines and procedures used in maintaining grounds work which is learned on the job. The incumbent will have contact with employees and contractors and will require basic courtesy and tact. The maintenance work is strictly routine, following specified instructions and established work routines involving similar situations. The work is performed outside where there are some risks and hazards, but they are known, predictable, and controllable. Operates power equipment, zero turn mowers, wheel tractors, mobile sweepers, air hammers, flatbed truck, forklifts, and other types of equipment while performing routine equipment maintenance. The physical demands consist of walking, standing, sitting, and bending, exposure to sun, rain, dust, dirt, and other unpleasant conditions and lifting and repairing equipment weighing up to 50 pounds. The work is performed under immediate supervision where the work assignments are subject to established procedures and routines. The work requires the ability to perform shift work (day, night, and overnight) as required, as well as assist other departments with facility or customer needs.