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Maintenance Crew Chief - Cemeteries
Mon. 01/31/22 11:59 PM Eastern Time
330 Greenwich Road, Savannah, Georgia
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New Starting Salary $22.16/hour
Are you ready to walk through the door of opportunity? You are on the right path towards a new and exciting opportunity to embrace a new beginning!
If you are up for the challenge and are seeking a rewarding career in a fast-paced work environment, career progression and the chance to learn from the best, then we want you! Get ready to join our awesome Cemeteries team, supporting the City of Savannah historical cemeteries.
Of the nearly 80 cemeteries located in Chatham County, Georgia, the
Cemeteries Division maintains five existing cemeteries which are owned and
operated by the City of Savannah to include Bonaventure, Colonial Park,
Greenwich, Laurel Grove North and Laurel Grove South. Each cemetery has a
unique character and is historically significant to the City of Savannah!
The Cemeteries department is responsible for maintaining the grounds, selling
interment rights, providing interment services, maintaining vital record,
preserving the historical and cultural significance and coordinating all activities
within the cemeteries. Our team of maintenance workers, senior maintenance
workers, crew chiefs, medium equipment operators, conservation technician,
coordinators and director collaborate to maintain the beauty of our cemeteries,
and ensure machinery runs smoothly while upholding a safe environment where
all employees can succeed. As we continue to grow our small team of 24, the
Cemeteries team is seeking a skilled individual ready to keep our beautiful and
historical cemeteries and equipment in safe working order.
As a Cemeteries Maintenance Crew Chief, you will participate in facilities and
maintenance and repair activities, transportation and disposal operations. You
will also have an opportunity to help maintain our beautiful and historical City
cemeteries. In addition to developing your skills, we have fun too!
We offer an excellent medical, dental and vision benefits, wellness programs, educational reimbursement, deferred benefit contribution (457B), and 12 paid holidays.
Women, Minorities and Veterans Are Encouraged to Apply!
Essential Job Functions:
High School Diploma or GED plus two (2) years of landscape, general grounds, or facilities
maintenance grounds plus two (2) years backhoe experience or any equivalent combination of education, training, and experience. Some supervisory experience preferred.
Must possess and maintain a valid commercial Class A or B driver's license with an acceptable driving history.
Georgia State Commercial Pesticide License with Right-of-Way Endorsement required or must be obtained within six (6) months of employment.
Work Location: 330 Greenwich Rd Work Hours: 8:30 am to 5:30 pm
Background investigation, including supervised drug screen, post offer/pre-employment medical screen; and verification of education, certifications, and licenses required prior to employment.