Details for Columbia Metropolitan Airport - Ad from 2019-10-06

Technician II
Job Opening
Grounds Maintenance Technician II
Grounds Maintenance Technician II must possess a basic working and operational knowledge of
landscape maintenance and an understanding of the principles and practices of safety management in
compliance with regulations and guidelines involving the use of various equipment and machinery
including riding mowers, weed eaters, chainsaws, tractors, and other maintenance equipment. Applicants
must have two years of experience in construction or general maintenance and facilities such as mowing
dirt work sidewalks and asphalt/ concrete maintenance repairs.
Applicants must possess any combination of experience and training that provide the required knowledge
and abilities. Work well under pressure and able to meet deadlines. High school diploma or equivalent
and a valid South Carolina Driver’s License required. Individual must be able to obtain a certificate in
turf maintenance, and obtain a pesticide/herbicide applicator license, also must be able to pass a forklift
operator course. Must be available for 24-hour call back in adverse weather condition and in emergencies.
Must be physically able to exert of an excess of thirty pounds of force occasionally and up to ten pounds
frequently lift, carry, push, pull, or otherwise move objects. Physical demand more than sedentary work;
must be able to walk and stand for periods, stoop, kneel, crouch, crawl, balance, push, pull and reach.
Must be able to lift and carry the weight of up to one hundred pounds.
Excellent benefits package includes medical/dental insurance, paid vacation, sick leave, personal leave
and retirement plan as well as an employer match of up to 6% of salary for 401K contributions. Starting
pay of $16.11 per hour. The selected hires will begin work in November 2019.
Pursuant to Transportation Security Administration regulations, all successful candidates are required to
undergo a Criminal Background Investigation. Please visit our website at for a complete
job description along with required airport application.
Applications can be completed online at:, and
emailed to or downloaded and faxed to (803) 822-5141 - Attn: Human Resources.
Open until filled.
Airport is EEO/AA/M/F/Disabled/Veterans Employer


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