Grounds/Landscape Specialist


College of the Canyons
26455 Rockwell Canyon Road
Santa Clarita, CA 91355
United States

Category
Application Closing Date
6/17/2021
Experience Required
Yes
Degree Required
Yes
Employment Type
Employee

Job Description

College of the Canyons


Grounds/Landscape Specialist

A Full-Time Classified Represented Position

Required Shift: Monday through Friday 5:30 AM to 2 PM

Review Date: June 17, 2021

CLA20-369


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The Santa Clarita Community College District/College of the Canyons is seeking a full-time Grounds/Landscape Specialist in the Facilities Services division.

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The Santa Clarita Community District is committed to achieving educational equity for all students. As presented in our District Strategic Plan, which focuses on Access, Engagement, and Success, “Equity, inclusion, and diversity are not goals in themselves, but ideologies embedded in all actions and planning across all departments and functions of our college and its two campuses.


College of the Canyons is part of the Santa Clarita Community College District and is designated as a Hispanic Serving Institution (HSI), enrolling approximately 32,000 students each academic year. College of the Canyons has a diverse student population that reflects our focus on enhancing the educational attainment and economic well-being of the community we proudly serve.


We value the ability to serve students from a broad range of cultural heritages, socioeconomic backgrounds, genders, abilities, and orientations. The successful candidate must be an equity-minded individual committed to collaborating with faculty, classified staff, administration, students and community partners who share our commitment to closing equity gaps. The Santa Clarita Community College District seeks leaders possessing a strong grounding in academic and student services programs and a thorough understanding of the primary mission of the community college. We seek employees that value mentorship and working in a collegial, collaborative environment, who are conscientious risk takers and transformational leaders guided by a commitment to helping all students achieve their educational goals.


"BIG PICTURE" RESPONSIBILITY:


Under the supervision of the Director, Facilities, and under the work direction of the Maintenance/Facilities Lead (VLC and CCC), skillfully operates a variety of heavy-duty grounds maintenance equipment and performs complex grounds maintenance and gardening functions and activities. Performs other related duties as assigned.


Application Process:


Application materials must be submitted by the end of the day on June 17, 2021.


If you require assistance, please call the Human Resources office at (661) 362-3427 or email: hro@canyons.edu


Applicants are encouraged to complete their applications online at: https://www.canyons.edu/administration/humanresources/

Job Requirements
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:



Experience/Education:

Verifiable experience performing grounds maintenance and gardening work including the operation of large grounds equipment such as, tractors, trucks, large power mowers and motorized manlifts. Must understand, speak and read English at a level required for successful job performance.



Licenses Required:

Possession and maintenance of a valid California driver's license.