Target Staff Type Paid
Work Location JAARS Waxhaw
Work environment is a vital advantage to JAARS’ Best Place to Work priority. Our campus is one of the most beautifully landscaped, professional properties in Waxhaw, North Carolina and enhances the overall workplace experience for our team.
The JAARS campus is seeking a qualified and experienced manager for the Grounds Maintenance department to lead and work with this landscaping team. The groundskeeping team maintains lawns, trees, shrubbery and flower beds. Equipment includes commercial zero-turn mowers, tractors with pull-behind equipment, heavy equipment and small power and manual equipment. Edging and trimming is done with powered string and blade trimmers.
Manage the groundskeeping staff
Recommend cost saving measures and efficiency solutions that maximizes the capabilities of the groundskeeping and landscape resources; report these recommendations to leadership for implementation
Perform routine administrative and supervisory tasks, including scheduling, work prioritization, etc.
Work with the team in mowing, string trimming, weeding, raking, mulchin and other general landscaping tasks
Train staff in best practices in maintaining grounds, use of tools and taking care of tools and equipment
A deep and growing walk with the Lord Jesus that includes your personal spiritual growth and the ability to support others in their spiritual growth
There are nearly 600 million people in the world with little or no access to Scripture in the language they know best, their heart language.
JAARS makes Bible translation and language development possible, especially in the most remote places on earth. We do that by enabling locally appropriate and sustainable solutions in transportation, technology, media and training.
We need more staff to make that possible. Of those who work at the JAARS Center in Waxhaw, N.C., 50% are volunteers either short or long term, full or part time, and of all ages and backgrounds. Missionaries and a few paid personnel round out the staff.
Consider becoming part of our team that impacts people for eternity by helping give them God’s Word.