Maintenance - Outside Groundskeeper

• High School diploma or equivalent preferred.
• Good communication skills both written and oral.
• Knowledge of tractors, and assorted implements, starting gates, finish mowers, bush hog, skid steers, and other hand tools associated with the maintenance and upkeep of horse tracks and commercial property grounds.
• Knowledge of fertilizers, grasses, weed control, used in equine environments a plus.
• Good interpersonal skills.
• Problem solving skills are highly desired, as well as an eye for detail and knowledge of best safety practices.

General Duties:
• Under the direction of the Track Superintendent perform general grounds maintenance.
• Make repairs to barns, overhead roof trusses, building structures, fences, and other structures such as tack rooms, and other out buildings; maintain turf horse race track, rails, and mile markers.
• Ensure the cleanliness and maintenance of all equipment.
• Remain vigilant and safety conscience at all times.
• Maintain clean clutter free work space.
• Perform periodic scheduled and unscheduled maintenance on equipment.
• Mow around property as required using various mowers, tractors, and implements.
• Weed eat, trim, bush hog as directed.
• Move and set track inside rail, and mile markers as required.
• Trash removal from around the property.
• Set up pumps as required.
• Painting as required
• Other tasks as required.
• Apply supplements, and seed as directed.
• Set up pumps as required.