Be appreciated for a job well done. That is exactly what it is like working for the Natives of Kodiak family of companies. Environmental Assessment Services, LLC (EAS) is a nationally known, scientific environmental characterization company based in Eastern Washington since 2005. Come grow your career with us!
EAS has an exciting opportunity for a Grounds Maintenance Support Worker to provide exceptional maintenance and enhancement to the grounds of McNary Dam parks.
Essential Functions: Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Setting gopher traps
Operate power equipment and hand tools in a safe and efficient manner
Abide to safety standards when operation equipment, and when using chemicals, gasoline and other petroleum products, hand tools, other materials pertinent to the job, and perform tasks in a safe and efficient manner.
Park shelter cleaning/sanitizing (tables and grills)
Cleaning comfort stations (restrooms)
As a Federal Contract Employer, KOMAN Families of Companies follows Federal Laws as it pertains to drug testing. All candidates who receive a written offer of employment will be required to undergo drug testing for commonly abused controlled substances in accordance with Federal Law. It is important to note although a State may have legalized a controlled substance, if the controlled substance is illegal per Federal Law, it is then considered to be illegal. KOMAN Families of Companies is a Drug-Free Workplace. Successful completion of a background and DMV record check also must be completed prior to hire.
Preference will be given to Natives of Kodiak, Inc. Shareholders and Descendants of Shareholders in accordance with Title 43 U.S. Code 1626(g) and Title 42 U.S. Code 2000e - 2(i)
Environmental Assessment Services, LLC is an Equal Opportunity Employer: Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled and other protected categories.
Minimum Job Qualifications:
(1) Year experience in grounds maintenance, including commercial landscape, park maintenance, or related work.
Must have (1) year experience with riding lawn mowers, weed eaters and backpack blowers.
Ability to operate a variety of mechanical equipment including but not limed to edger's, commercial mowers, blowers, chain saws, line trimmers, tillers, screw drivers, saws, hammers, shovels, rakes, aerators and pitch forks.
Must have valid driver's license
Must be willing to work holidays and weekends
(6) Months experience in janitorial services
(6) Months experience working with irrigation systems
Bilingual in English/Spanish
This position regularly works outside in various weather conditions including extreme heat and extreme cold. The employee frequently works near moving equipment and is frequently exposed to vibration. The employee may be exposed to physical hazards from mechanical and electrical equipment. This position will require some work with ladders. Employee will work around plant life, pollen, airborne spores and chemicals associated with grounds work. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate to loud.
While performing the essential functions of this job, the employee is frequently required to stand, walk, sit, kneel, bend, climb, to use hands to finger, handle or feel objects, tools, or controls; also talk and hear. The employee must be able to lift up to 25 pounds on a frequent basis; lift 25 to 50 pounds on the occasional basis; and lift and/or move 50 to 100 pounds with assistance. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and the ability to adjust focus.