Job Opening Grounds Crew – Seasonal Full-Time

The Ground Crew position is full-time seasonal position beginning in spring and concluding towards the end of summer. The ground crew member performs manual work including basic ground maintenance and improvements and will assist with more involved task and projects on the property. The person in this position will be expected to follow directions, working independently as well as with a team and focus on the details. Ideal candidate is versed in the basic methods and practices of building and ground/landscaping maintenance and repair.

Duties and Responsibilities:

– Operates lawn mowers, weed eaters and trimmers for various ground maintenance activities.

– Assist in the performance of minor repairs and routine maintenance on trucks, tractors, motorized machinery and attachments.

– Uses a variety of equipment, hand tools and power tools to perform assigned duties.

– Drives MDA vehicles for hauling tools, fuel, utility trailer and other equipment to job site.

– Assist with maintenance and cleaning task performed on all vehicles, equipment and maintenance shop.

– Performs minor building repairs and maintenance on MDA buildings.

– Loads, unloads and moves supplies, materials and equipment to and from work sites.

– Performs other duties as assigned.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

(Any item with an asterisk will be taught on the job)

– Ability to communicate with supervisor and co-workers.

– Ability to follow instructions.

– Skill to read and understand operator manual, directives, procedures and instructions.

– Ability to follow verbal instructions.

– Working knowledge of safety rules including accident prevention.*

– Working knowledge of first-aid procedures.*


– Must be at least 18 years of age.

– Must be able to perform all essential job functions.

– Must have and maintain valid Alabama driver’s license with acceptable driving record.

– Must be able to work Monday – Friday from 7:30 am until 3:30 pm

– Willing to be prompt and prepared to work.

– Willing to comply with the following dress standards: neat personnel appearance with appropriate foot, head and hand gear. Clothing must be clean, without tears or holes.

Physical Requirements:

– Must have the vision, hearing, ability and dexterity necessary to operate motorize vehicles, equipment, tools and power tools.

– Must be able to bend, talk, walk, hear, sit, stoop, kneel, crouch, climb and stand for extended periods of time.

– Must be able to lift and move heavy objects.

– Must have the dexterity to sufficiently operate levers, gears, etc.

Work Environment:

The work involves moderate risks or discomfort which require special safety precautions, e.g., working outdoors in various climatic conditions, working in areas with a variety of wildlife; working around moving parts, carts or machines; working with various saws, blades and power tools and working on ladders to make repairs.


One (1) year experience in grounds maintenance is preferred.


$13 – $15 an hour based on experience.

Apply in person between 8:00 am – 3:30 pm, Monday – Friday

McClellan Development Authority

4975 Bains Gap Road Anniston, AL 36205

Last day to apply is Thursday, April 14, 2022.

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