Grounds Maintenance Assistant

  • Contra Costa Water District
  • Concord, California
  • Apr 12, 2019
Full Time Grounds and Landscaping Services Entry-Level
  • Salary: $66,892.80 Annually
  • Salary Top: $81,307.20
  • Phone: 9256088002
  • Apply By: Jul 11, 2019


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The Contra Costa Water District is seeking a Grounds Maintenance Assistance for the Canal Group in Concord, CA. 

An employee in this classification performs a variety of work in maintenance and care of established planting and planning, selecting and installation of trees, shrubs and other landscape improvements.

The duties of this classification require the ability to independently perform basic types of gardening and landscaping services with limited to close supervision. The work is performed independently but is subject to direction and inspection by the Crew Leader - Grounds Maintenance. Assignments are received verbally or in writing and the employee is expected to develop his/her own work methods and procedures.

Job Description

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Job Requirements


EDUCATION:  Completion of the twelfth grade or its equivalent. 

EXPERIENCE:  Two years of employment in landscape gardening work providing familiarity with gardening and grounds maintenance methods or equivalent. 

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES: For a full listing of required knowledge, skills, and abilities, please visit the following link:

Special Instructions

Please mention you found this employment opportunity on the job board.

Additional Information

All candidate materials will be carefully evaluated and only those considered best qualified will be invited to the next step in the selection process; the written exam.

All candidates will be notified of their status via email by no later than Friday, May 3, 2019.

The TENTATIVE Written Examination date is Friday, May 10, 2019.

The TENTATIVE Oral Panel Interview date is Thursday, May 16, 2019.