This position will perform moderately complex grounds and building maintenance work.  Work will involve caring for and maintaining the appearance of Center facility grounds and maintaining and repairing grounds keeping tools, supplies and equipment.  The person hired in into this position will work under general supervision with moderate latitude for the use of initiative and independent judgement.
  • Mows and trims grass at Center business and residential facilities throughout six counties in all types of weather conditions.
  • Fertilize, water, trims, removes plants and shrubs as needed at the facilities
  • Operates powered equipment such as mowers, tractors, chain-saws, electric clippers, sod cutters and pruning shears
  • Services, repairs and conducts preventatives maintenance on parking lots, roads and sidewalks
  • Drivers trucks and pull trailers with grounds keeping equipment, supplies and materials, dirt, etc.
  • Mixes sprays or spreads fertilizers, herbicides or insecticides onto grass, shrubs and trees using hand or automatic sprayers or spreaders
  • Assist in the upkeep of sidewalks, driveways, parking lots, fountains, planters or other grounds features
  • Performs landscaping work
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
  • Knowledge of the planting and care of trees, shrubbery, flowers and grass; of pesticides and fertilizers and hand power tools and equipment
  • Skill in the use of ground keeping hand tools and equipment
  • Ability to maintain and care for hand and power tools
  • Ability to drive large trucks and pull trailers, load and unload large commercial mowers , trimmers, etc.
  • Ability to work in all types of weather year round
  • Knowledge of  building maintenance and repair
  • Skill in the use of tools and equipment.
  • Ability to maintain and care for hand and power tools
  • Ability to follow simple oral and written instructions
  • Ability to work in all types of weather year round
  • Ability to be CPR and PMAB certified
  • Valid driver's license, liability insurance, and reliable transportation required. 100% local travel.
Education and Experience
  • High school diploma or GED
  • 1 year experience in maintenance/ Grounds Keeping Preferred
Hours: 7:30 AM - 4:30 PM Mon-Fri

Salary: $12.00 hourly/$24,960 annually


Heart of Texas Behavioral Health Network strives to offer competitive compensation and a comprehensive benefits package that includes:

Employer paid Health Insurance
Employer paid Dental Insurance
Employer paid Life Insurance
Payroll Direct Deposit
12 paid Holidays per year
Generous Paid Time Off (PTO)

Excellent 401-K Retirement Plan (Center will contribute 12% of employee earnings) **Certain Requirement Needed**


Department: Main Center
This is a non-management position
This is a full time position

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