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Grounds Intern

Job Title: Grounds Intern to start in January 2018
Reports to: Grounds Supervisor

Position Purpose:
Execute the grounds plan as part of the grounds keeping team.
Essential Job Functions:
1. Executing grounds plan.
? Keep grass areas mowed, free from weeds, healthy and attractive to guests.
? Keep roads and trails cut back and walkways free from tripping hazards.
? Keep rock beds, flower beds and mechanical areas free of weeds.
? Run irrigation and apply fertilizer.
? Periodic jobs such as mulching, trimming and planting.

2. Responsible to proactively identify and correct safety issues on the property.
? Identify and correct safety issues. Record issues in maintenance tracking system.
? Keep pests and varmints under control using baits, chemicals and or traps.
5. Equipment and Supplies
? Perform preventive maintenance on lawn equipment.
? Keep stock of all required safety equipment.
Qualifications
? A high school diploma or equivalent.
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
? Willingness to learn and grow in the subject knowledge.
? Able to become proficient in the safe and proper use of all grounds equipment.
Physical Aspects of the Position:
? Ability to understand and implement safety regulations and procedures.
? Ability, both visual and auditory, to identify and respond to safety and environmental hazards and inform campers, staff, and guests.
? Physical strength to lift supplies (40 pounds)
? Physical mobility and endurance to perform tasks while standing/walking for long periods of time.
? Ability to safely and properly use power tools, equipment, vehicles and mobile equipment.
Compensation:
? This is a paid position with the expectation for the candidate to remain for a year.
? Housing, sick days and time off is provided.
? Food is provided whenever the camp kitchen is in operation.

Time:  Internship
Salary:  Paid
Category:  Facilities/Maintenance

 

 

Updated: 11/16/2017 9:16:38 AM

Job Contact:
William McKelvie
(936) 328-3200

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Why work at Cho-Yeh Camp & Conference Center:

Cho-Yeh's mission is to be a place where Jesus Christ transforms lives through meaningful relationships and outdoor adventures. Camp Cho-Yeh (the name means "Tall Pines" in the Alabama-Coushata language) is a large residential Christian camp, located about 1 hour north of Houston. We have a great staff culture and are experiencing great growth. We are committed to offering high quality camps and retreats and invite applicants who thrive in an environment that expects you to bring your best every day to the Glory of God!

2200 S. Washington Ave.
    Livingston, TX 77351

(936) 328-3200

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