Bellingham Housing Authority   Bellingham, WA   Full-time     Construction / Physical Labor / Skilled Trades
Posted on September 1, 2022
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Grounds Tech I

Performs grounds maintenance & repair. $38,486–41,228/yr. DOQ. Apply a by 9/20.


  1. Performs lawn care functions such as mowing, pruning, trimming, fertilizing, aerating, thatching, weed control and watering.
  2. Services and maintains grounds equipment, irrigation systems, rain drain systems, etc. Assures equipment is ready for operation, adjusts and repairs sprinklers, and cleans gutters and roofs.
  3. Performs tree and shrub care such as pruning, shaping and fertilizing.
  4. Performs daily work preparations as assigned.
  5. Performs pesticide applications as needed and/or as directed.
  6. Performs pressure washing, and cleaning of roofs, gutters, storm drains.
  7. Performs repairs to gutters, downspouts, fencing and other areas as needed.

Other Job Functions

  1. Demolishes items to be replaced and removes trash.
  2. Cleans, prepares and paints exterior walls, including removing graffiti as needed.
  3. Picks up garbage, furniture and delivers to refuse location.
  4. Performs snow and ice removal.
  5. Performs other general labor as assigned and may be required to work outside of normal business hours, including weekends as needed.