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AMY SMITH
123 Main Street Atlanta, Georgia 30339
Home: (555) 555-1234, Cell: (555) 555-1235 asmith@sample~resume.com


Objective:   Seek the Position of Grounds Maintenance Worker

SUMMARY:   Exceptionally knowledgeable, resourceful and skillful Grounds Maintenance Worker with over four years experience in performing a variety of semi-skilled and skilled tasks in the performance of general grounds maintenance that include mowing, watering, fertilizing, pruning, weeding and other tasks to maintain City property and grounds in a well-groomed manner.

Summary of Qualifications
  • In-depth understanding of landscaping principles in order to make projects comparable and similar to areas in the private sector.
  • Immense knowledge of the equipment, materials and practices used in grounds maintenance.
  • Profound knowledge of and ability to follow applicable work and safety rules and regulations.
  • Remarkable ability to understand and follow written and oral instructions and exchange information with others.
  • Exceptional ability to safely and effectively use and manipulate mechanical hand tools and light power equipment, instruments, and devices normally requiring coordination with eyes, hands, and/or feet.
  • Exceptional skills and abilities that include developing plans for organizing multiple tasks, setting deadlines, and preparing for future events.
  • Uncommon the skill and ability to operate small to heavy equipment including hand and power as well as motorized equipment.
  • Strong ability to translate verbal communication into effective written material; e.g.; reports and other documents.
  • Huge ability to understand verbal information and ability to exchange information with others.
  • Excellent ability to use mathematical reasoning to carry out the regulations and requirements.
  • Solid ability to utilize analytical skills and apply results.
  • Sound ability to use and apply technology.
  • Enviable ability to speak English and Spanish fluently.

Professional Experience

Department of Works, Rainbow City, Minneapolis, MN
2002 - Present

Grounds Maintenance Worker
  • Plant, prune and maintain trees, shrubs and flowers using hand tools.
  • Water trees, shrubs and flowers using a truck-mounted water tank, as needed.
  • Prepare and apply wood mulch mixture to planted tree and shrub areas weekly.
  • On a daily basis, transport equipment and materials from and to assigned area by operating a utility pickup truck with attached trailer.
  • Remove ground litter from landscaped areas daily.
  • At the beginning of the planting season, till soil and plant bedding plants in designated flowerbeds, flower pots and hanging flower baskets.
  • Remove weeds daily by hand-pulling and using hand tools.
  • Disbud flowers daily and fertilize flowerbeds monthly during growing season.
  • Pull flowers from flowerbeds after first frost after growing season ends.
  • Hang strings of holiday lights on trees, posts and fences in designated downtown areas.
  • Maintain assigned vehicles by performing operator maintenance checks of windshield wipers, fuel and oil level, tire pressure, brake fluid levels, and other assigned operator maintenance checks.
  • Clear snow from walkways, driveways and parking lots using hand and powered snow removal equipment.
  • Spray weeds daily with chemical weed solution using a backpack-carried, hand-operated weed sprayer; and cut weeds using a gasoline-powered weed whip.
  • Aerate lawns by operating riding gasoline-powered or walk-behind lawn aerators.
  • Apply lawn fertilizer to lawn areas three to four times per year using backpack-carried, hand-operated, or push-type fertilizer spreaders.
  • Cut grass using gasoline-fueled riding lawn mowers, push (walk-behind) power lawn mowers and string trimmers.
  • Maintain assigned lawnmowers daily by fueling, maintaining proper oil levels, sharpening/replacing worn or damaged cutting blades and clearing obstructions from lawn mower blades.
  • Observe and follow established City and department policies and procedures in the daily conduct of the job.
  • Plan and arrange work schedule and establish work priorities to accomplish scheduled, assigned work within the parameters assigned by the supervisor.

Education

High School Diploma (2002)




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