Gardening Supervisor


Los Angeles Community College District
770 Wilshire Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90017
United States

Application Closing Date
1/8/2021
Manages Others
Yes
Experience Required
Yes
Employment Type
Employee
Work Schedule
Full-Time

Job Description
A Gardening Supervisor plans, schedules, and supervises a gardening crew and participates in the gardening care and grounds maintenance of a college site, including the care and upkeep of a variety of athletic facilities.

Application Filing Deadline: 1/15/21, 4PM
Apply directly online: jobapscloud.com/LACCD
 
 A vacancy currently exists at Los Angeles Valley College, 5800 Fulton Avenue, Valley Glenn 91401. The hiring list established by this examination will also be used to fill future vacancies as they occur during the life of the list.
 
We provide our employees with an excellent benefit package: quality health, dental, and vision care, life insurance, generous vacation, holiday, and leave options, tuition reimbursement, and membership in the CalPERS retirement system. 
Job Requirements

Graduation from high school or its equivalent. AND Three years of full-time, paid experience in general gardening work, including care of trees, lawns, shrubs, hedges, and flowers. One year of the required experience must have been in a lead or supervisory capacity. Completion of courses in horticulture, botany, plant propagation, plant identification, landscaping, or related subjects and experience in weed, pest, and vermin control are desirable.

OR Successful completion of a two-year program in horticulture, or related subjects, from a community college, adult, vocational, or high school AND two years of full-time, paid experience in general gardening work, including care of trees, lawns, shrubs, hedges, and flowers. One year of the required experience must have been in a lead or supervisory capacity. Experience in weed, pest, and vermin control is desirable.

Special:
A current and valid California Qualified Applicator Certificate for the use of restricted pesticides may be required for some positions.
A valid Class "C" California driver's license may be required for some positions.
Travel to locations throughout the District may be required for some positions.

Physical Requirement: Ability to lift and move items weighing up to 50 pounds.