CSKT Community Groundskeeper in PABLO, Montana

This position is an integral part of the Maintenance Department and consists of work to provide technical and skilled custodial, grounds and minor maintenance functions in and around the Housing Authority office buildings and sites. Performs complex and routine maintenance repair work in the field of ground maintenance, carpentry, equipment and machinery operating and repair. Minor carpentry repair, concrete construction, and assisting individuals with handicap special needs. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:- Must have High School diploma or G.E.D with experience in the operation of all equipment used in the course of the duties. - Knowledge of power and lawn mower operations and maintenance practices. - Primary and specialized skills in the operation and maintenance of all equipment used in the course of work. - Ability to maintain effective working relationships with a variety of people. - Ability to work in all types of weather conditions. - Must possess a valid Montana Driver's license with no alcohol related convictions for the last three years. Must be able to obtain a Commercial Driver's License if requested. DUTIES include the following: - Mowing, weed eating and irrigating lawns with some landscaping duties. - Removal of snow with snow plows and other snow removal equipment from all housing senior citizen areas, clustered home sites and other areas as designated by supervisor. - Monitor recreation areas during the winter months, being alert to maintenance needs. Perform preventative maintenance on playground equipment, make repairs and re-painting when necessary. - Cleaning of home sites, sweeping of all parking lots with street sweeper and other street and sidewalk cleaning equipment and repairing gravel driveways as needed. - Maintain all equipment including dump trucks, industrial mowers, commercial street sweepers, snow removal equipment and lawn mowing equipment. - Responsible for inventory of tools, equipment, supplies and materials used to perform duties. - Perform preventative maintenance on all non-dwelling units. - Assist other maintenance personnel with minor housing repairs as needed. SPECIAL CONDITIONS:This is not a Testing Designated Position (TDP) within the definition of the CSKT Drug Testing policy. The successful applicant, if not already employed by the Tribes must pass a pre-hire drug test and serve a mandatory six (6) month probationary period.